Flashpoints

Flashpoints – December 3, 2004

Thirty people killed in twin car bomb attacks in Baghdad, we’ll have an on-the-ground report from Dahr Jamail; plus, the Union Carbide Chemical disaster and the horrific twenty-year aftermath; a closer look at other environmental catastrophes; and an interview with John Ross on Flashpoints en Español.


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Flashpoints – December 1, 2004

As Israeli military forces demolish homes and a kindergarten in Dheisheh refugee camp, bulldozers attack Palestinian land in Jayyous in preparation for illegal settlement building, we’ll speak with Palestinians directly affected by these Israeli assaults; plus, an on-the-ground report from Dahr Jamail in Iraq; an update on the situation in Haiti; and the Knight Report.


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Flashpoints – November 30, 2004

An exclusive interview with Father Gerard Jean Juste following his release from prison in Haiti, we’ll talk about the ongoing Haitian killing fields and the US-supported purge of democracy; plus, an on-the-ground report from Baghdad; and lauded activist and independent journalist John Ross on the changing tides in Latin American politics; and the Knight Report.


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Flashpoints – November 29, 2004

Our special correspondent Dahr Jamail in occupied Baghdad reports on the mounting resistance and US war crimes in Iraq; plus, Israeli snipers kill a four year old girl in Rafah; Kevin Pina reports on murders of street children in Haiti by the US backed Haitian police; and the Knight Report.


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Flashpoints – November 26, 2004

An in-depth discussion on art, politics and resistance with Salvadorean filmmaker Daniel Flores and Dr. Robyn Delugan of UC Berkeley; plus, the poetry of Mahmoud Darwish; and Flashpoints en Español takes a look at the 10 year anniversary of the Zapatista uprising in Chiapas with a speech by Subcommandante Marcos.


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Flashpoints – November 23, 2004

Five thousand Anglo-American-led forces storm the area south of Baghdad as the US mainstream media continues its complicity in Bush’s war crimes; plus, how you can make a difference in Iraq right now; an Israeli Refusenik speaks out after a 21-month-long stint in prison following his refusal to serve in the occupation army; Greg Palast … Continued


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Flashpoints – November 22, 2004

Our special Iraq correspondent Dahr Jamail visits a refugee camp full of former residents of Fallujah, we’ll hear some of their stories; plus, how the New York Times and other corporate media sources rewrite Iraq history and misrepresent the facts; Illegal Israeli settlement expansion continues in the occupied West Bank while Israeli forces shoot a … Continued


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Flashpoints – November 19, 2004

Bush’s crusaders storm the eminent Abu Hanifa Mosque in Baghdad as Friday worshippers attend prayer services, our special correspondent Dahr Jamail shares his exclusive audio from inside the mosque during the raid; also, President Aristide issued an arrest warrant by the US-supported coup leaders of Haiti; Mumia Abu-Jamal speaks from Death Row on the Block … Continued