Flashpoints

Flashpoints – December 4, 2006

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Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez wins re-election in a landslide victory over the weekend, we’ll speak with a reporter on the streets where people are still celebrating, in Caracas; also, we’ll speak with John Ross about people’s resistance movements in Mexico as Felipe Calderon assumes the presidency; Israeli settlers shoot and kill a 6 year old Palestinian boy in the West Bank as Israeli soldiers continue sweeping raids and arrest campaigns, we’ll have a report from occupied Bethlehem; plus, JR and the Block Report discuss recent police terrorism in New York and across the country, in a roundtable with Chairman Fred Hampton Jr., M1 of dead prez, and Wanda Jones; and the Knight Report.

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