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Wednesday February 1st 2017 0

Posted on February 02, 2017 by Flashpoints

fplogo1_400x400Today on Flashpoints: a one on one interview with California State
Senator, Ricardo Lara on the introduction of new legislation to
protect immigrants in California: We’ll Also speak to an organizer
with immigrant Youth Justice Coalition about actions undocumented
youth are taking to protect themselves in the anti-immigrant age of
Trump: And Miguel Gavilan Molina  files a special report from Alcatraz
where Native American leaders gathered this past weekend to celebrate
their history and plan for the future

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Tuesday January 31st 2017 0

Posted on February 02, 2017 by Flashpoints

Impeach-Trump-T-shirt-Bumper-StickersToday on Flashpoints: Bloody U.S. supported Saudi war against  Yemen is creating more suffering and  starvation  than in Aleppo. But still
no media outrage and no Trump Ban on potential Saudi Terrorists coming to the US: Also over 500,000 people, call on congress to begin impeachment proceedings against Trump. And the California Department of Pesticide Regulation is sued over “underground regulation” of cancer-causing fumigant

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Monday January 30th 2017 0

Posted on February 02, 2017 by Flashpoints

C3S9IGmVMAAEHjPToday on Flashpoints: We’ll feature a special report on the shutting
down of San Francisco’s international terminal in response to Trump’s
racist ban on Muslims entering the US. Also, The Electronic Intifada
with Nora Barrow Friedman considers life in age of Trump. And we’ll
rebroadcast our Fightback interview with Pablo Alvarado, Executive
Director on the National Day Laborers Organizing Network

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Thursday January 26th 2017 0

Posted on January 26, 2017 by Flashpoints

170px-Jeff_Sessions_by_Gage_SkidmoreToday on Flashpoints: An African-American communist speaks out against the nomination of Jefferson Sessions, who’s to be our next attorney general. Also, Kathy Kelly joins us in response to Trump’s desire for an expanded US torture program. And environmental disaster awaits the world as a result of Trump’s climate denying cabinet.

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Wednesday January 25th 2017 0

Posted on January 25, 2017 by Flashpoints

Trump-Signs-Anti-Abortion-Law-But-Its-A-Lot-More-Than-It-SeemsToday on Flashpoints: Trump signs a presidential directive blocking
refuge for people from countries that the US has recently or is in the
process of bombing. Also the new white supremacist president goes after Muslims and Latinos without mercy. And we’ll feature an
exclusive interview with the new mayor of the people’s republic of
Berkeley, Jesse Arreguin, the first Latino mayor in the city’s
history, responding strongly to Trump’s attacks on sanctuary cities
like Berkeley

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Tuesday January 24th 2017 0

Posted on January 24, 2017 by Flashpoints

trump-dapl-1Today on Flashpoints: Trump signs an executive order approving the XL and Dapl pipe-lines. We’ll feature multiple interviews with key
leaders in the North American indigenous community. Also an interview with Puerto Rican poet and feminist essayist, Aroura Levins Morales, who also continues reading from her series, Letters from Earth

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Monday January 23rd 2017 0

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Flashpoints

Trump-WomensMarch_2017-top-1510075_(32409710246)\Today on Flashpoints:  Women takes to the streets around the world,
many in Washington moved by the  words of the late poet and African
American essayist, June Jordan. We’ll celebrate June in her own
extremely relevant words. Also, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and poet
Alice walker Send us “Five Principles For Getting Through the Trump
Years”.  We’ll get a report from the Sundance Film Festival from a young
Native American filmmaker on the response to Trump. And we’ll talk to
activist/teachers on how their dealing with their students in the age of
Trump

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Thursday January 19th 2017 0

Posted on January 19, 2017 by Flashpoints

peltier-behind-barsToday on Flashpoints: Senior producer, Miguel Gavilan Molina and guest host Tony Gonzales of AIM West, speak with the spiritual advisor of political prisoner, Leonard Peltier, on Obama’s decision to not pardon him. Also information on some actions taking place as Donald Trump is sworn in.

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Wednesday January 18th 2017 0

Posted on January 18, 2017 by Flashpoints

x3yrArdTToday on Flashpoints: We present the latest podcast from the Electronic Intifada and host Nora Barrows-Friedman. This is a one hour special.

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Tuesday January 17th 2017 0

Posted on January 17, 2017 by Flashpoints

Chelsea_Manning_with_wigToday on Flashpoints: We bring you the latest episode in our regular series, the election crimes bulletin with Greg Palast. Also, President Obama pardons whistleblower Chelsea Manning. And later investigative journalist, Steve Horn, on his latest piece “GOP Congress, Trump Already Pushing Koch Industires Bill to Hobbie Regulatory Agencies”.

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