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Flashpoints – April 22, 2004

A live report from Flashpoints Senior Producer Nora Barrows-Friedman on the ground in Hebron; Dahr Jamail in Fallujah on the ongoing US massacre; also special excerpts from a teach-in on the occupation of Haiti with Pierre Labossiere, founder of the Haiti Action Network; and the bittersweet worldwide celebration of the 50th birthday of political prisoner … Continued


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Flashpoints – April 19, 2004

US troops create a medical nightmare in Iraq by raiding hospitals and emergency rooms even as people are being treated. We’ll feature a special report from Iraq on the situation on the ground in Baghdad and on the failure of US Corporations to rebuild the crumbling medical infrastructure. Also John Negroponte becomes the new US … Continued


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Flashpoints – April 16, 2004

An on the ground report from occupied Baghdad with our special correspondent, where violence and unrest continues to spread throughout Iraq; we go to Nablus for a report on the Bush-Sharon theft of Palestinian land; Haitians still in hiding, we’ll speak with Flashpoints special correspondent Lyn Duff on the ground in Port-au-Prince; we’ll take a … Continued


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Flashpoints – April 15, 2004

San Francisco-based reporter and human rights activist David Martinez abducted by the Mujahadeen and then released; we’ll hear his account of his two days with the resistance in Fallujah; also, Flashpoints special correspondent Dahr Jamail on life in Baghdad; we’ll feature two tax-day protest reports from Solange Echeverria; Barbara Lubin with more reaction on the … Continued


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Flashpoints – April 13, 2004

Expanding violence in Iraq and the kidnapping of foreigners as the situation on the ground continues to worsen; we’ll have two reports from Baghdad; Flashpoints special correspondent Kevin Pina in studio to report on the ongoing US-supported massacres in Haiti’s killing fields; plus the Knight Report.


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Flashpoints – April 12, 2004

More violence rocks Baghdad and Fallujah; as the US occupying forces vow to “capture or kill” Moqtada al-Sadr; we’ll feature eyewitness reports from the ground in Fallujah and Baghdad; we’ll also hear a report from the ongoing killing fields in Haiti after the US-led coup there; and we’ll feature a report with the first indigenous … Continued


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Flashpoints – April 9, 2004

A report from Iraq on the bloody situation in Fallujah, where the death toll has risen to more than 450 with over a thousand wounded; we’ll also feature a report on the situation in Baghdad, where gun battles and bomboings have punctuated another day of the unraveling of the US occupation; also, Military Families Speak … Continued