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Flashpoints, for December 9, 2008 - 5:00pm

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Flashpoints - Military recruitment up as the economy plummets and unemployment soars at record levels

Military recruitment up as the economy plummets and unemployment soars at record levels, we speak to an Iraq war and occupation veteran and also a youth organizer who are on a nationwide tour, speaking out in high school classrooms against militarism and recruitment; also, an impassioned speech by Berkeley City Councilmember Max Anderson during last night's city meeting focusing on UC Berkeley torture professor John Yoo; JR and the Block Report feature an in-depth interview with a Congolese scholar and activist as discusses the deadly results of Western colonialism in his country and across the African continent; and the Knight Report.

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