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Archive for December, 2020


Thursday December 31st 2020 0

Posted on December 31, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: We present audio from an event held in NYC, celebrating the release of Flashpoints Executive Producer, Dennis Bernstein’s book of poetry, Five Oceans And A Teaspoon

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Tuesday December 29th 2020 0

Posted on December 29, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: The Election Crimes Bulletin with Greg Palast returns as the battle for the future control of the senate heats up in Georgia. Also, Camilo Perez Bustillo, talks about humane immigration reform under Biden and remembers the courageous and devoted work of Father Pedro Pantoja

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Flashpoints 12-29-20

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Monday December 28th 2020 0

Posted on December 28, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the show: A close look at Trump’s recent pardon of Black Rock war criminals. Also a close look at how the Bundy refuge takeover in Oregon and the Standing Rock standoff against the Dakota oil pipeline in North Dakota are two sides of the same story that created America and its deep-rooted cultural conflicts. Also Food Not Bombs Founder, Keith Mchenry arrested again for his work feeding the hungry.

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Thursday December 24th 2020 0

Posted on December 24, 2020 by Flashpoints

On Today’s program, we’re proud to present A Red Carol by the Tony awarding winning San Francisco Mime Troupe. 

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Monday December 21st 2020 0

Posted on December 21, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: Greg Palast continues his front line fight for the people’s right to vote in Georgia, ahead of the contested Senate Race coming up.

And we’ll rebroadcast our interview on the nomination of Native American, New Mexico Rep. Debra Haaland to be his Secretary of the Interior. will Speak to June Lorenzo, legal council for the International Indian Treaty Council and a long time friend of Rep Haaland and And Bill Means, co-founder of AIM, The American Indian Movement.

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Friday December 18th 2020 0

Posted on December 18, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: President-elect Joe Biden named New Mexico Rep. Debra Haaland to be his Secretary of the Interior Department. Haaland, a member of the Laguna Pueblo people, is the first Native American to be named to a cabinet position. We’ll devote most of the show to this history breaking appointment: w’e’ll Speak to June Lorenzo, legal council for the International Indian Treaty Council and a long time friend of Rep Haaland and And Bill Means, co-founder of AIM,

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Thursday December 17th 2020 0

Posted on December 17, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: The Tony Award-Winning San Francisco Mime Troupe debuts

a new activist adaptation of the Dickens Classic as a radio play: A Red Carol. Flashpoints will feature it in its entirety Christmas eve. Also the latest edition of our new prison abolition radio column in collaboration with the San Francisco Bayview National Black Newspaper

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Flashpoints 12-17-20

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Wednesday December 16th 2020 0

Posted on December 16, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: Greg Palast joins us again for an extended live report from Atlanta on the fight for the right to vote in the crucial upcoming senate race. Alsom there is a new campaign gathering steam and is the brain child of Roots Action and other groups, #NoHoneyMoon. And it represents progressives growing impatient with many of Biden’s middle of the road picks to mollify the republican right wing. Also the battle to protect the ancient old Redwoods up north in Humboldt County wins a major victory in court.

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Monday December 14th 2020 0

Posted on December 14, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: The Electoral College confirms Biden and Harris as the official winners of 2020 election. Trump’s violent front guard vows more violence in response. Also, we continue our frontline reporting on the battle for the vote–in Georgia. And taking issue with Samatha Power and her support for profound in Yemen.

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Friday December 11th 2020 0

Posted on December 11, 2020 by Flashpoints

Today on the Show: Trump’s final attempt to void the 2020 election results and rule by decree rejected 7-2 by the supreme court. Also we’ll have a frontline update on the battle for the vote in Georgia

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Flashpoints 12-11-20

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