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Farmworkers, Salinas and pesticides near schools. Santa Barbara Update and more…

FWToday on Flashpoints: Farmworkers and their supporters protest the spraying of dangerous pesticides near elementary schools in Salinas and the surrounding areas. We’ll hear from a member of A pesticide reform coalition that will be making strong recommendations to the department of pesticides in Salinas tomorrow, in terms of greatly limiting the dangerous and lethal use of these deadly chemicals so close to elementary schools. And the battle against unwarranted mass surveillance continues as Senator Rand Paul stone walls and diverts the re-authorization of the patriot act.

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