Flashpoints

Flashpoints – June 16, 2009

Robert Knight with Muhammed Sahimi on the latest clashes in Iran and an in-depth look at the real workings of Islamic power politics; also, international law professor Francis Boyle analyzes Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's vision of a Palestinian state and the significance of the growing boycott movement against Israeli apartheid in Palestine; the US Congress passes a $106 billion dollar war spending bill, including billions to prop up Western European banks via the floundering IMF; plus, an update on the case to re-establish the Constitution in the face of the US Patriot Act-style domestic spying program; and the Knight Report.

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