Your Daily Investigative News Magazine


Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010 1

Posted on June 22, 2010 by Flashpoints


US Social Forum started today in Detroit

An activist report from the Gulf on the expanding BP disaster: we’ll get an in-depth report on the growing civilian casualties in the Afpak War, as the US Commander there tenders his resignation; and we’ll have a report on how the mainstream press demonized a military whistle-blower instead of supporting andĀ  welcoming his courage; and Jesse Strauss reports in Up front fromĀ  the second US Social Forum.


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


Elizabeth Cook, Louisiana native and environmental activist (the website she mentioned was

Kathy Kelly

Robert Parry, Award-winning investigative reporter


Palestinian community activist


Richard Becker

Labor community committee, in solidarity with the Palestinian people

  • Share/Bookmark
  • 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