Flashpoints – October 14, 2005

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Today on Flashpoints, we broadcast live from the SomArts Gallery in San
Francisco in a special celebration of the Day of the Dead! We’ll be talking
about the Day of the Dead and the powerful, political significance that it
has now taken on; Plus, mudslides and hurricanes from Guatemala to Southern
Mexico wreak havoc and destruction, and no one seems to care; and a riveting
speech by radical educational visionary Jonathan Kozol based on his new
book, The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in