Israel’s Role in The Propping Up of Hamas Financially in Gaza; Also, Richest 1% Driving Climate Change

James Keys and Tunde Ogunlana discuss the recent reporting coming out of the Middle East that for years now, Israel’s government had played a role in the propping up of Hamas’ government in Gaza through its backing of millions in funds from Qatar (1:51).  The guys also react to the report that the riches 1% of people in the world are putting as much climate change driving carbon in the atmosphere as the poorest 2/3 of people in the world (42:47).

‘Buying Quiet’: Inside the Israeli Plan That Propped Up Hamas (NY Times)

Qatar sent millions to Gaza for years – with Israel’s backing. Here’s what we know about the controversial deal (CNN)

Freeing hostages, hosting Hamas: Qatar’s influence in Israel-Gaza war, explained (NPR)

The United States and Qatar: Strategic Partners Advancing Peace and Security (US Dept. of State)

What Trump’s Qatar Tweets Revealed (The Atlantic)

World’s richest 1% emitting enough carbon to cause heat-related deaths for 1.3 million people, report finds (CBS)