Flashpoints – October 24, 2005

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We continue our fight against another state-sponsored murder as former gang leader, children’s book author and Nobel laureate nominee is given a date to be murdered by the state, we’ll be joined by the leader of a movement to save the life of Stanley Tookie Williams; also, new revelations in the widening White House leak scandal: did the Bush administration forge phony documents regarding so-called African uranium; and the Knight Report.

Knight Report Headlines

* Multiple carbombs kill two dozen in Baghdad’s international hotel district, which houses international reporters and American mercenaries
* A secret Iraqi poll reveals opposition to the Anglo-American occupation, and support for resistance fiters
* Hundreds of thousands of Syrians protest a UN report they fear will become a fig leaf for a US invasion.