In This Episode
- Police in Seattle abandoned their East Precinct building and ceded about six blocks of the city to protestors, who have now set up the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone or CHAZ. Some conservatives are comparing that area to “Lord of the Flies,” while those on the ground say it’s more like orientation week at Evergreen State College.
- Another 1.5 million workers filed for unemployment last week. Trump plans to hold rallies again starting next Friday, building up to a packed RNC speech that’s now officially set for Jacksonville.
- And in headlines: a giant fuel spill in Siberia, a new police unit in Hong Kong, and Twitter wants you to read.
Plus, Erin Ryan fills in for Akilah Hughes. Listen to her podcast! http://apple.co/hysteria