FROM Todd Darling
'Occupy the Farm' and the Fight to Grow Food UC Berkeley had plans to transform two acres on the shore of San Francisco Bay from a research farm into a commercial development. Some 200 people had a different idea. They broke the padlock off the gate, planted crops of their own and braved the threat of arrest every day. Todd Darling is the director of the new documentary Occupy the Farm , which is showing around the country — and is scheduled tomorrow for the Royal Theater in West Los Angeles.
What happens when America retreats from the world? Is President Trump taking his "America First" agenda to extremes, withdrawing the country from the international stage on trade and climate change, distancing America from its traditional allies across the Atlantic and even threatening to physically isolate the country through the building of a wall along its southern border? León Krauze guest hosts.
Trump's 'America First' goes missing abroad In the Middle East, President Trump is changing some policies of the Obama Administration—and reversing his own campaign attacks on Islam as a religion that "hates us." We hear about his visit to Saudi Arabia and what's at stake for the rest of his foreign excursion.
Is the threat from Russia missing from the Russia meddling probe? There's much being made about the Trump administration's possible ties with Russia. But the bottom line is Russia's effort to influence American democracy. Do the President and his aides care enough to take action before voters go back to the polls?