Flashpoints

Flashpoints – April 11, 2007

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Privatizing the U.S. War Machine:

Minister of Information JR speaks with New Orleans matriarch Mama D about the people’s needs versus nonprofit needs. Ninteen months after Hurricane Katrina, half of the African American population is still displaced. And co-host Dennis Bernstein speaks with George Polk award winning investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill on his new book, Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army.