If all you had to go on was the mainstream media, you’d still think the reason Trump bombed Syria was because Assad used chemical weapons against innocent Syrian civilians. Except not only is that false, but it’s been revealed that the chemical exposure was the result of a bombed al-Qaeda weapons facility. So why isn’t this news? Mostly because the mainstream media has a love affair with glorifying war, an affinity so strong they’re willing to cast away their journalistic duty to ask questions of an administration they would otherwise criticize. Lee shares how the Syria attack isn’t the first–and perhaps not the last–time the mainstream media helps to perpetuate our nation’s neverending war machine.

Lee Camp is the host and head writer of the popular comedy news TV show Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp on RT America. The show also features correspondents John F. O’Donnell, Carlos Delgado, Naomi Karavani, and Phillip Chang. Salon.com said, "The finest TV satire thus far this election season has come from the Nightly Show and Lee Camp on Redacted Tonight." The show has also won a 2016 Telly Award for their live stand-up comedy special in New York City. George Carlin's daughter Kelly said Camp was one of only a handful keeping her father's torch lit. Camp is a former writer for The Onion and for Huffington Post Comedy. He created and starred in the viral YouTube show Moment of Clarity that was seen by millions, and he's performed stand-up comedy in a dozen countries and every state in the US. He has also been featured on Comedy Central, NBC, CNN, MSNBC, MTV, FOX & Showtime. Many know him from the viral clip of him on Fox News calling a “parade of propaganda and a festival of ignorance.”