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Thursday November 20th 2014 0

Posted on November 20, 2014 by Flashpoints

OB2Today on Flashpoints: Obama announces executive actions on the immigration front. How far will the president go? we’ll broadcast the president’s speech, and then we’ll hear reactions from a leading Latino political activist, a key organizer for the Dreamers; we’ll also get reactions fro the campaign director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, and from Pablo Alvarado, Executive Director of NDLON

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Tuesday November 18th 2014 0

Posted on November 18, 2014 by Flashpoints

GWToday on Flashpoints: We proudly present an extended excerpt of a discussion from 1998 event, with late great journalist Gary Webb. Also featured is organizer and journalist Martha Honey. The moderator is very own Dennis Bernstein.

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Monday November 17th 2014 0

Posted on November 17, 2014 by Flashpoints

FPToday on Flashpoints: How far will Obama go to alleviate the suffering of millions of undocumented workers and the families? Also former high level CIA Official brutalized, arrested, and prevented from asking General David Petraeus a question during a recent public Q&A event at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. Native Americans protest Army Core of Engineers destruction of ancient cultural sites and wetlands for Cal Trans. And a new play based in part on the life and times of Gary Webb.

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Thursday November 13th 2014 0

Posted on November 13, 2014 by Flashpoints

missToday on Flashpoints: We Continue our drum beat coverage of the police/drug gang kidnapping of forty-two students in the Mexican state of Guerrero. Also, on the front lines of the battle for Net Neutrality. We’ll speak to a medical doctor who confronted FCC chairman Tom Wheeler as he tried to leave for work, blockading his driveway in the process. And later, roll out the royal carpet. Here come Jeb Bush ready to rock and roll for president

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Wednesday November 12th 2014 0

Posted on November 13, 2014 by Flashpoints

FPToday on Flashpoints: A special report from Guerrero, Mexico on the kidnapping of dozens of students and student teachers. Also, will the US and Iran reach a nuclear agreement that end the crippling US sanctions? Later in the show, poets reading and speaking out in a benefit for Gaza, after the latest Israeli massacre

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Tuesday November 11th 2014 0

Posted on November 11, 2014 by Flashpoints

SSToday on Flashpoints: Silencing Palestinian voices on campus. The University of Illinois un-hires a Palestinian American professor, after he speaks out against the latest Israeli slaughter in Gaza. Also, Palestinian American community leader Rasmea Odeh, convicted in Detroit, a verdict fully endorsed by the judge. Ans we visit the Dead of The Dead exhibition at SOMArts in San Francisco.

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Monday November 10th 2014 0

Posted on November 10, 2014 by Flashpoints

FPToday on Flashpoints: We’ll have two reports on the growing battle between the Mexican people and the Government over the disappearance and potential killing of some 43 Mexican students and student teachers. We’ll feature a special report of the ongoing foreclosure pandemic that none one seems to be talking about anymore

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Thursday November 6th 2014 0

Posted on November 06, 2014 by Flashpoints

FPToday on Flashpoints:  Will Obama finally take action in defense of millions of undocumented workers doing this country’s hardest work and getting abused for the privilege? Also “On the Side of the Road” a new film about the Illegal Israeli Occupation of Palestine and “Jewish Amnesia”. And an extended field report on the new film, “Occupy the Farm”, about the farmer’s march to occupy farm land owned by the University of California

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Wednesday November 5th 2014 0

Posted on November 05, 2014 by Flashpoints

FPToday on Flashpoints: Feeding the hungry in America and getting arrested for it. We’ll have a post election interview with Food Not Bombs founder, Keith McHenry. Also a report on the ambush trial of Palestinian activist and torture victim, Rasmea Odeh. Francisco Herrera joins us for an update on the kidnapped Mexican students and the outrage across Mexico at their disappearance. And Nora Barrows Friedman talks about her new book, “In Our Power: US students organizing for Justice in Palestine”

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Tuesday November 4th 2014 0

Posted on November 04, 2014 by Flashpoints

vteToday we feature an interviews with investigative reporter Greg Palast and journalist, activist Harvey Wasserman on how Jim Crow has returned as millions of minority voters are threatened by electoral purge.



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    We're searching for great new music produced by independent musicians and members of our global audience, so that we can be as non-corporate and copyright-free as possible. All genres -- from blues to electronica to world beats -- welcome!

    We like smart, political and well-produced music -- and are especially in search of possible new theme instrumentals. Please send it to Flashpoints, c/o KPFA, 1929 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA 94704, or email your Mp3s at flashpointsproducer@gmail.com with full descriptions and credits.



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