Flashpoints

Flashpoints – February 5, 2009 at 5:00pm

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An Israeli anarchist discusses the importance of direct action and solidarity with Palestinians; also, Ruckus Society and Earth First! founder Mike Roselle talks about the largest industrial disaster in US history, the TVA coal ash spill in Tennessee, 100 times bigger than the Exxon Valdez disaster. Roselle talks about the devastating impacts of mountain top removal coal extraction, the notion of so-called clean coal; and the radical inspiring grassroots uprising in Appalachia of local communities standing up to King Coal and their toxic coal crimes.