With U.S. forcing RT channel to register as Russian agency, Redacted Tonight’s Lee Camp responds
The U.S. Justice Department has ordered RT America to register as a foreign agent of Russia by Monday, or risk the federal government seizing the assets of the Kremlin-backed cable channel. RT America, in turn, vowed to challenge the order in court, which is based on 1938 legislation signed to preve... [Read More]
With U.S. forcing RT channel to register as Russian agency, Redacted Tonight’s Lee Camp responds
The U.S. Justice Department has ordered RT America to register as a foreign agent of Russia by Monday, or risk the federal government seizing the assets of the Kremlin-backed cable channel. RT America, in turn, vowed to challenge the order in court, which is based on 1938 legislation signed to preve... [Read More]
Could a comedian ever be President?
Puerto Rico is suffering a massive debt crisis. When you read that, your first thought isn’t comedy. Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the now beyond smash hit Broadway play Hamilton, was recently feature in an episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver to call attention to the matter. Why is ... [Read More]
Could a comedian ever be President?
Puerto Rico is suffering a massive debt crisis. When you read that, your first thought isn’t comedy. Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the now beyond smash hit Broadway play Hamilton, was recently feature in an episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver to call attention to the matter. Why is ... [Read More]
Could a comedian ever be President?
Puerto Rico is suffering a massive debt crisis. When you read that, your first thought isn’t comedy. Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the now beyond smash hit Broadway play Hamilton, was recently feature in an episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver to call attention to the matter. Why is ... [Read More]
Could a comedian ever be President?
Puerto Rico is suffering a massive debt crisis. When you read that, your first thought isn’t comedy. Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the now beyond smash hit Broadway play Hamilton, was recently feature in an episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver to call attention to the matter. Why is ... [Read More]
Comedian/Activist Lee Camp arrested at Democracy Spring protests
With the Democracy Spring protests reaching their second day, RT America host Lee Camp joined a group of elderly activists for a sit-in on the steps of the US Capitol. He tells RT’s Eunan O’Neill about his experience getting arrested at the demonstration. In his call, which you can hear ... [Read More]
“Redacted Tonight” goes international: The Laugh Button Interview with host Lee Camp
We are currently in a time where the face of political satire is changing. The Colbert Report is no more, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart has just come to an end, and the world seems to be more PC than ever. Well, a new generation is being ushered in including Trevor Noah to The […] “Re... [Read More]
North American comedians at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2013
Another August, another onslaught of comedians converged upon Edinburgh, all vying for the attention of Scots and the comedy fans who come there each summer for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. And here is this year's crop of North American acts making hey, hay and ha-has across the pond: Abigoliah Sc... [Read More]
Andy Borowitz to host two “News Quiz USA” episodes for BBC Radio 4 in October 2012
After running a trial episode in March of its American adaptation of "News Quiz," BBC Radio 4 is moving forward with at least two more episodes in October to bring American comedic sensibilities to the upcoming U.S. elections across the pond for Brit... [Read More]