Flashpoints

Flashpoints – March 22, 2007

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Dr. Sami al-Arian, professor and Palestinian-American activist on his 60th day of a life-threatening hunger strike to protest the US government’s continued attacks against him, including deportation to nowhere, we’ll speak to his daughter, Laila; also, muckraker Alexander Cockburn talks about the downfall of US journalism; our special correspondent Sarah Olson reports from a traveling caravan with veterans protesting the Iraq war; poetry with award-winning slam poet Mark Gonzalez; and news headlines from occupied Palestine.