Flashpoints – March 17, 2008

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Former Wall Street banker Catherine Austin Fitts talks about the tanking of Bear Stearns and its multiple impacts on the US economy; also, we’ll feature an excerpt from the Winter Soldier 2008 investigations; an update on the upcoming anti-war protests on the fifth anniversary of the war and occupation of Iraq; plus, Kristen Ess reports from on the ground in occupied Palestine about the latest restrictions of movement as the Israeli settlement colonies expand in the West Bank; we remember Rachel Corrie, killed by an Israeli military bulldozer in 2003; and the Knight Report.