Flashpoints

Flashpoints – March 4, 2009 at 5:00pm

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A new report by the Oakland Institute challenges Western-led plans for a genetically-engineered revolution in African agriculture; plus, on Community Business with Catherine Austin Fitts, we take a look at why Barack Obama has become an investment advisor, urging Americans to invest in the stock market; also, in a breaking story on the Oscar Grant case, we get an update from the family's attorney on why he upped the ante on the civil rights suit from $25 million to $50 million dollars, and we look at the growing grassroots direct actions aimed at holding killer cops accountable; plus, two northern California cities pass ordinances against military recruitment of children, and the Justice Department sues, we hear about how the public is fighting back; and the Knight Report.

 

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