Your Daily Investigative News Magazine


Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Posted on January 06, 2011 by Flashpoints

Popular poster in Grand Isle showing toxic chemical dispersant Corexit's impact on the Gulf shrimping (photo from the Center for Biological Diversity)

Today on Flashpoints: Robert Meeropol, the son of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg—the only U.S. citizens to be executed under the Espionage Act, Speaks out in Defense of Julian Assange: Also the official Commission the BP Disaster Files its final report, which states that 11 lives could have been saved, and the disaster could have been prevented if the companies involved weren’t so busy trying to cut corners and maximize profits:

Download this clip
Play this clip in your Computer’s media player


Dahr Jamail, independent journalist – Illnesses linked to BP oil disaster
Miyoko Sakashita, senior attorney and director of the Oceans Program at the Center for Biological Diversity

Robert Meeropol, son of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, and founder and Executive Director of the Rosenberg Fund for Children


  • Share/Bookmark

Leave a Reply

  • Musicians!!

    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 with full descriptions and credits.

  • ↑ Top