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Flashpoints - August 31, 2004 at 5:00pm
Immigrant Arnold Schwarzenegger thrills the crowd as he closes the door on immigrant rights. Also people arrested in a die-in at ground zero. Eve Ensler, creator of The Vagina Monologues talks about ...

Flashpoints - August 30, 2004 at 5:00pm
We go to the Republican National Convention, we'll feature interviews with Michael Franti, Michael Moore, Danny Glover and Eve Ensler. We present Salem Salebs report from on the ground in Iraq. And ...

Flashpoints - August 27, 2004 at 5:00pm
An on the ground report from Baghdad, on the Iraqi reaction to the so-called peace deal; We head to the Republican National Convention in the police state of New York City, we'll talk about the ...

Flashpoints - August 26, 2004 at 5:00pm
The latest news from a beseiged Iraq, where today at least 74 died in twin attacks outside of Najaf hours before a ceasefire deal was brokered between al-Sistani and al-Sadr; we'll speak to UK ...

Flashpoints - August 25, 2004 at 5:00pm
U.S. troops surround the Imam Ali shrine in Najaf; Israeli colonizing forces continue their bloody rampage into the West Bank and Gaza, killing 2 teenagers and destroying home. Activist groups gear ...

Flashpoints - August 24, 2004 at 5:00pm
US occupation forces continue their assault on the Imam Ali shrine in Najaf. We'll have a full report from the ground. We take a look at the Pentagon-appointed so-called independent investigation into...

Flashpoints - August 23, 2004 at 5:00pm
Iraq under siege, we’ll have two reports from the ground on the ongoing...

Flashpoints - August 20, 2004 at 5:00pm
Violence continues to explode in and around Najaf and Fallujah as US forces...

Flashpoints - August 19, 2004 at 5:00pm
Iraqis and Palestinians under Occupation - We spend the entire hour on the two countries under militarized regimes of colonization and illegal occupations. We speak with author Rahul Mahajan for ...

Flashpoints - August 18, 2004 at 5:00pm
We focus on Hemispheric Crises and Revolution. We'll speak to members of a delegation just returning from Haiti. We'll speak with Doug Spalding and Casey Corbett from the Haiti Action Committee about ...

Flashpoints - August 17, 2004 at 5:00pm
War, children and media: Iraq at the boiling point in Najaf and Baghdad...

Flashpoints - August 16, 2004 at 5:00pm
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez seems poised to win in a landslide victory against the recall effort by the right-wing opposition, we’ll talk to the Venezuelan Ambassador about what this means ...

Flashpoints - August 13, 2004 at 5:00pm
The Lavalas movement stages a resistance caravan - we'll have reports from the route in Haiti, and in the studio; plus depleted uranium continues to kill US Veterans and Iraqi citizens - we'll talk ...

Flashpoints - August 12, 2004 at 5:00pm
Najaf under siege by US occupiers. We’ll talk about the ongoing violence and the implications if US forces destroy the Imam Ali Mosque. Activists descend on Kerry’s Chicago Campaign ...

Flashpoints - August 11, 2004 at 5:00pm
More violence reaching critical mass in Iraq as the US bombs holy sites in Najaf, we’ll have a report from Baghdad on the ongoing bloodshed; Temperatures rise in Venezuela as the Bolivarian ...

Flashpoints - August 10, 2004 at 5:00pm
All hell breaks loose in Iraq, as terror by air strikes and torture continue unabated. We'll be joined by Robert Knight for some deep analysis, along with today's Knight Report. Robert Knight, ...

Flashpoints - August 9, 2004 at 5:00pm
The Center for Constitutional Rights documents widespread torture at Guantanamo. The defense at the Fort Bragg torture hearings attempts to subpoena Rumsfeld and Cheney. Activists take to the streets...

Flashpoints - August 6, 2004 at 5:00pm
While Bush builds new nuclear bombs, grassroots activists stand up for books instead. Two documentaries expose the role that two generations of Bushes have played in creating killing fields in this ...

Flashpoints - August 5, 2004 at 5:00pm
Israel's occupation forces kill 5 in Gaza, including a 12 year-old, and a 60 year-old, and continue their fierce attacks and demolitions in the Dheisheh refugee camp in the occupied West Bank; also, ...

Flashpoints - August 4, 2004 at 5:00pm
We broadcast two powerful new fight-back documentaries on war, peace and the mainstream media. First, you’ll hear excerpts from the Empowerment Project’s new, hard-hitting film Waging Peace...

Flashpoints - August 3, 2004 at 5:00pm
Today on Flashpoints, prying the lid off the 9/11 coverup, a new in-depth...

Flashpoints - August 2, 2004 at 5:00pm
Iraq’s Christian community living in fear after a series of car bomb attacks...

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