Flashpoints – October 31, 2006

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Israeli death squads invade Gaza and kill three Palestinians, we’ll speak with Sam Bahour in Ramallah about the current situation in occupied Palestine and he gives an update on the Israeli policy of beurocratic ethnic cleansing, as thousands of foreign-born Palestinians remain unable to enter the country; also, an update on Oaxaca, where Mexican troops and paramilitaries are locking down the city and unarmed protesters are preparing for violent repression; we take a look at the conviction and sentencing of civil rights attorney Lynne Stewart; and the Knight Report.