Rising Up With Sonali

Movement Demanding Freedom for Chelsea Manning Declares Victory

Barack Obama, in one of his last acts as President has commuted the sentence of whistleblower Chelsea Manning. We’ll turn to journalist Kevin Gosztola on the significance of this move. And, our healthcare correspondent Paul Song joins us to discuss the relentless GOP attacks on the Affordable Care Act and why it may provide an opening for Single Payer healthcare. Plus, media reform activist and professor Robert McChesney will explore the role of news media in the age of Trump.

Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.

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