The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – April 22, 2005

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Earth Day and environmentalists rally on Capitol Hill to rail against the energy bill passed by the House of Representatives…..within the environmental community a debate on why the movement is losing its political muscle….

A report that the U.S. army has cleared four top officers of all allegations of wrongdoing in the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse and torture scandal

In Iraq another car bomb attack on a Shiite mosque during Friday prayers…..at least nine people are killed in the Baghdad blast

Zacarias Moussaoui pleads guilty to six charges of conspiracy in connection with the September 11th attacks.. he says he was chosen by Osama Bin Laden to fly a jetliner into the White House….

And the ACLU of Northern California back in federal court to challenge the government’s refusal to release additional records about its secret no fly list