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Thursday August 25th 2016 0

Posted on August 25, 2016 by Flashpoints

screen-shot-2016-08-02-at-4-17-41-amToday on Flashpoints: We spend the hour with Green Party Vice Presidential candidate, Ajamu Baraka.

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Flashpoints Presents: Election Crimes Bulletin w/ Greg Palast Ep. 17 0

Posted on August 24, 2016 by Flashpoints

indexThe Flashpoints Election Protection Section co-hosted by Best Selling Author and Investigative Reporter, Greg Palast. .Episode 17.

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Wednesday August 24th 2016 0

Posted on August 24, 2016 by Flashpoints

maxresdefaultToday on Flashpoints…we take a closer look at the Kurds in Syria with New York Times Magazine author Robert F. Worth, then we continue our coverage of Yemen with a closer look at the role of the U.S. in support of a deadly air campaign lead by the Saudis and responsible for the death of thousand including women and children, final we feature our regular segment the Election Crimes Bulletin with Dennis Bernstein and Greg Palast.

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Tuesday August 23rd 2016 0

Posted on August 23, 2016 by Flashpoints

t1larg.haiti.coltToday on Flashpoints: We talk with attorney Brian Concannon of the institute for justice and democracy in Haiti about more then 10,000 victims of cholera that was brought into the country by the United Nations in 2010 and the attempts by the world body to cover it up, then we continue to coverage of Yemen with Andrew Cockburn the Washington editor for Harpers magazine, finally we feature a broad discussion about how we take care of our own in these good United States with author and historian Felica Kornbluh.

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Monday August 22md 2016 0

Posted on August 22, 2016 by Flashpoints

MedeaBenjamin_400x400Today on Flashpoints: We take a close with Code Pink activist Medea Benjamin at the US defense industry providing arms to the Saudi government now responsible for the rise in the killing of non-combatants in Yemen including women and children, then we speak with Lara Kiswani of the Arab Resource and Organizing Center about her recent trip to the West bank in Palestine, finally we discuss the findings and impressions of a recent fact-finding delegation to Syria with Henry Lowendorf of the US Peace Council.

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Thursday August 18th 2016 0

Posted on August 18, 2016 by Flashpoints

160817212959-06-jill-stein-green-party-town-hall-august-17-2016-large-169Today on Flashpoints: We feature a debriefing from last night’s CNN green party town hall with David Cobb who ran for president on the green party ticket in 2004, then we go to Flashpoints special correspondent Syrian journalist Alaa Ebrahim in Damascus Syria for and update, we also talk with journalist Paul Gottinger about U.S. humanitarian and military aid in Syria, finally we are joined by Matthew Cardinale who is taking on the Koch brothers with his organization SmartAlec.

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Wednesday August 17th 2016 0

Posted on August 17, 2016 by Flashpoints

indexToday on Flashpoints…we open today’s show with our regular feature the Election Crimes Bulletin with Dennis Bernstein and Greg Palast. Then we devote the rest of our program to take a closer look at the platform of the green party on the eve of CNN’s town hall special featuring presidential candidate Jill Stein and her VP running mate Ajamu Baraka.

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Flashpoints Presents: Election Crimes Bulletin w/ Greg Palast Ep. 16 0

Posted on August 17, 2016 by Flashpoints

schools-with-most-billionaires-lgThe Flashpoints Election Protection Section co-hosted by Best Selling Author and Investigative Reporter, Greg Palast. .Episode 16.

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Tuesday August 16th 2016 0

Posted on August 16, 2016 by Flashpoints

130214-D-NI589-765Today on Flashpoints: We take a closer look at former CIA director, Mike Morell’s statements on Charlie Rose’s that America should be covertly killing Russians and ranians in Syria. Then we dissect Trump’s foreign policy address in Youngstown, Ohio with Robert Parry of Consortium News

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Monday August 15th 2016 0

Posted on August 15, 2016 by Flashpoints

milwaukee-riots-_-gas-station-on-fire-620x409Today on Flashpoints… We speak with a community activist and Milwaukee native about the context to
the recent violence following the shooting of 23 year-old Sylville Smith, then we look at how some journalists who covered the Democratic National Convention worry cell-jamming technology developed by the Pentagon in Iraq is being used in the United States, finally, we analyze recent developments in Syria with author Gareth Porter.

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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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