The ‘First American’ and Founding Father, Ben Franklin said: “A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.” America sure likes it cake, even if that cake is a not so great GMO-corn-syrup ladened sugary concoction of gloop, but is America so easily diminishing at the edges? Double Down talks to Abby Martin, creator and presenter of The Empire Files to find out. They examine Hillary Clinton’s imperial record — from Honduras to Libya — and find that, if Ben Franklin were the ‘First American,’ she could be the last as the empire diminishes rapidly.
A Great Empire, Like a Great Cake
12:27 GMT 12.07.2016 (Updated: 12:36 GMT 12.07.2016)
A great empire, like a great cake
On today’s episode of Double Down, hosts Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert are joined by Abby Martin, creator and presenter of The Empire Files on Telesur, to discuss America’s imperial cake diminishing at the edges.