Flashpoints – November 20, 2017

Flashpoints

An award winning front-line investigative news magazine, that focuses on human, civil and workers right, issues of war and peace, Global Warming, racism and poverty, and other issues. Hosted by Dennis J. Bernstein.

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Today on Flashpoints: Powerful words and a new poem from Award-Winning Puerto Rican poet, Martin Espada, on the racist US Government failure to come to the aid of the Puerto Rican people after the hurricane. Also, an autopsy of the Democratic Party in crisis with RootsAction.org founder, Norman Solomon. And a small victory for those … Continued


Today on Flashpoints: The Lebanese prime minister resigns in absentia from a hotel in Saudi Arabia amidst a massive shake-up in the Saudi Government. Also, well be joined by Palestinian human right leader, Dr. Mustafa Barghouti about the devastating effects of the Balfour Declaration, signed a hundred years ago this month. And the New York … Continued


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Flashpoints – November 2, 2017

Today on Flashpoints, an in-depth update on the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya People from Myanmar formerly known as Burma. We’ll be joined by human rights activist, Ko Myo Win and award-winning filmmaker Jeanne Hallacy, who has a new SHORT, HARD-HITTING documentary called SITTWE about the history and the plight of the Rohingya people. Also, … Continued


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