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Thursday July 9th 2015 0

Posted on July 09, 2015 by Flashpoints

gpToday on Flashpoints: Best selling BBC author, Greg Palast, talks about the recent Greek vote against austerity, the future of the Euro, and the future of democracy in America, where big money has turned elections into the best democracy money can buy. And we’ll be joined by author and Grit TV host, Laura Flanders who just wrote the piece for Truth Out, “I am Not Dylann Roof’s Woman”

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Wednesday July 8th 2015 0

Posted on July 08, 2015 by Flashpoints

SARToday on Flashpoints: We’ll have a special report on the Saudi air raid on Monday, that killed over 45 civilians, including women and children. Also, the US continues to protect Israel’s renegade nuclear weapons program from Obama and the former CIA director, all the way down the chain of command.  And BP gets off cheap for its massive and deadly Gulf Coast oil spill

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Tuesday July 7th 2015 0

Posted on July 08, 2015 by Flashpoints

mbToday on Flashpoints:An in depth report and analysis on the historic Greek vote against austerity. And we’ll feature an extended interview with Palestinian physician, activist, and politician, Mustafa Barghouti on the future for peace in Palestine

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Monday July 6th 2015 0

Posted on July 08, 2015 by Flashpoints

bernToday on a special 4th of July edition of Flashpoints: We feature a rousing speech by independent presidential candidate candidate, Bernie Sanders. The speech was given on July 2nd to ten thousand cheering supporters at the University of Wisconsin, Madison

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Thursday July 2nd 2015 0

Posted on July 02, 2015 by Flashpoints

FP\Today on Flashpoints: We bring you an update on Cuba. Also, we’ll feature an exclusive report on the mass chaos and violence at the border between Haiti and the Dominican republic, as the DR continues to force some 250,000 long time residents of Haitian decent out of the country. Also California Governor, Jerry Brown gives the go ahead to corporate polluters to frack the hell out of California

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Wednesday July 1st 2015 0

Posted on July 01, 2015 by Flashpoints

greeToday on Flashpoints: Germany and the EU tightening the screws on millions of Greek citizens and the only leftist government in Europe. Also, the US colony of Puerto Rico facing bankruptcy with a whopping $72 billion dollar debt. And our regular weekly broadcast from the electronic intifada with Nora Barrow Friedman

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Tuesday June 30th 2015 0

Posted on June 30, 2015 by Flashpoints

mhpToday on Flashpoints: Supreme court stays full implementation of draconian anti-poor, anti-abortion law, but the threat against a woman’s right to choose remains under extreme attack in Texas, and from one end of this country to the other. We’ll meet some young folks who are on the front lines, and were arrested in Texas fighting against this anti-woman oppression. And we’ll feature an excerpt from our interview last night with the long-time anti-death penalty advocate Michael Kroll

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Monday June 29th 2015 0

Posted on June 29, 2015 by Flashpoints

usaToday on Flashpoints: The supreme court says yes to gay marriage and yes to more tortured state-sponsored lethal executions. We’ll have in depth background reports on both decisions. also a report on on how Obama ignored a surge of right wing extremism the opened the door to the Charleston killer

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Thursday June 25th 2015 0

Posted on June 25, 2015 by Flashpoints

SCToday on Flashpoints: The Supreme Court upholds key aspects of the affordable care act. We’ll speak to a medical doctor about the decision, and also get a report from Wisconsin where Governor, Scott Walker has vowed to stonewall Obama care no matter what the supreme court orders. We’ll also hear from the largest national nurses association on the Obama care decision. And we feature our weekly broadcast of the Electronic Intifada with Nora Barrows Friedman

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Flashpoints Presents: The Battle For Education in The 21st Century Part 15 0

Posted on June 24, 2015 by Flashpoints

PEFlashpoints examines the past, present & future of public education through a social justice lens.  Broadcasts every Wednesday for 15 weeks, which began March 18, 2015.

This series is produced and hosted by Ken Yale

Episode 15 (Aired June 24th 2015)
The Future: Hopes & Concerns

What most concerns you about the future of public education in the U.S., and what makes you most hopeful?  We conclude with a collage of responses to this question from many of the interviewees in this series.

Guests:

In order of appearance: Chela Delgado, Darrick Smith, Monique Morris, Kevin Kumashiro, Milton Reynolds, Diane Ravitch, Leroy Little Bear, Molly Raynor, Donte Clark, Fannie Rushing, Alex Mejia, Jessica Huang, Bill Ayers, Rick Ayers, Rose Von Thater-Braan, Jesse Sharkey, Rachelle Rogers-Ard, Jesse Hagopian, Norma Gonzalez, Jeremiah Jeffries

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Education Series: Episode 15

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  • 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 flashpointsproducer@gmail.com with full descriptions and credits.



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