Flashpoints – July 16, 2018

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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Homies Unidos Founder, Alex Sanchez on How Trump Used Salvadoran Gangs As A Scapegoat

Today on Flashpoints, we feature an interview with the founder of the organization Homies Unidos, Alex Sanchez,  who addresses the issue of Salvadoran gangs and how they have been held up as a symbol by the Trump administration to justify the criminalization of migrants and asylum seekers coming to the United States. Then we speak … Continued


Today on Flashpoints, we discuss the plight of immigrants fleeing Guatemala for the United States with Guillermo Castillo of Cooperacin Migrante. We follow up with a discussion with the Reverend Deborah Lee , Executive Director of Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity, based in Oakland CA about the root causes of migration from Central America and … Continued


Today on the program, we feature a special segment by Executive Producer Dennis Bernstein and Randy Credico with Live on the Fly where they interview former British Diplomat, political activist, and whistleblower, Craig Murray. Then, we look at the federal court case against 7 Catholics accused of trespassing and damaging US property as part of … Continued


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