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Flashpoints - August 31, 2006 at 5:00pm
UN Secretary General Kofi Annan calls for an end to Israeli aggressions after Israeli death squads kill nine more in Gaza, bringing the total to 20 in five days; also, a war resister turns himself in ...

Flashpoints - August 30, 2006 at 5:00pm
A new study in the prestigious Lancet Journal of Medicine shows that under the US-imposed Haiti government, there were rampant human rights violations, including murder, beatings and sexual assault by...

Flashpoints - August 29, 2006 at 5:00pm
John Ross reports from Mexico City about the final word on the election steal; Israeli death squads continue their killing spree in the wake of the US-Israeli attack on Lebanon; also, a look at plans ...

Flashpoints - August 28, 2006 at 5:00pm
Kofi Annan visits Lebanon and calls for the lifting of Israel's illegal blockade by sea and air; we'll have a report from the south of Lebanon on how Israel snubbed the UN by raising its flag inside ...

Flashpoints - August 25, 2006 at 5:00pm
Today on Flashpoints we are live from the New College of California in San Francisco’s Mission District!! We continue our reporting from Oaxaca, Mexico where paramilitaries are attacking ...

Flashpoints - August 24, 2006 at 5:00pm
An in-depth expose on Iran Contra Criminal and Bush Middle East Point man, and Hit Man, Elliot Abrams: Also we continue our reporting on recent US/Israeli War Crimes against Lebanon: On Earth Matters-...

Flashpoints - August 23, 2006 at 5:00pm
Today on Flashpoints, Amnesty International accuses Israel of war crimes based on the destruction of whole villages in Lebanon; also paramilitary death squads kill a grassroots activist in Oaxaca as ...

Flashpoints - August 22, 2006 at 5:00pm
A report from Southern Lebanon on Israel's continuing violations of the cease-fire on the ground and the air space over Lebanon; plus, fighting back corporate censorship with grassroots low-power FM ...

Flashpoints - August 21, 2006 at 5:00pm
Preschool teacher and human rights activist goes home to Southern Lebanon and finds both destruction and hope; Israeli snipers kill three more Palestinians in the occupied West Bank as Gazans remain ...

Flashpoints - August 18, 2006 at 5:00pm
Vigilantes threaten day laborers; a special report from Santa Rosa;poetry with Aurora Levins Morales; headlines from the region; and Flashpoints en Espanol, and much more...

Flashpoints - August 17, 2006 at 5:00pm
Our special correspondent Bilal el-Amine reports on the continuing illegal Israeli drone surveillance over Lebanon; also, an Israeli warplane drops a bomb on another Palestinian home in Gaza, well ...

Flashpoints - August 16, 2006 at 5:00pm
Beirut after the bombing: an extended interview with Beirut-based human rights activist Tina Naache; also, Lt. Ehren Watada, the first commissioned officer to publicly refuse deployment to Iraq, ...

Flashpoints - August 15, 2006 at 5:00pm
Kathy Kelly of Voices in the Wildnerness reports from the wreckage of Lebanon, as people begin to return to the areas left in ruins by the month-long US-Israeli siege; also, British MP George Galloway...

Flashpoints - August 14, 2006 at 5:00pm
Lebanese head south during the cease-fire, which does not include Gaza; Dr. Helen Caldicott on the dangers of nuclear war; the Knight Report, and more.

Flashpoints - August 11, 2006 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - August 10, 2006 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - August 9, 2006 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - August 8, 2006 at 5:00pm
Bilal el-Amine reports on the devastation of large parts of the south of Lebanon and on the bombing of an orphanage leaving a family stranded in the basement with no way out; also, a report from ...

Flashpoints - August 7, 2006 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - August 4, 2006 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - August 3, 2006 at 5:00pm
Our daily war summary from the South with Bilal El Amine: A view from Congresswoman Barbara Lee on US backed war against Lebanon: Eight more dead in Gaza; We speak to Dr Mona Al- Farra about the ...

Flashpoints - August 2, 2006 at 5:00pm
An in-depth look at the continuing destruction of Lebanon by Israel and the United States; the Knight Report.

Flashpoints - August 1, 2006 at 5:00pm
Our special correspondent Bilal el-Amine tours the destroyed south of Lebanon, where thousands still remain trapped and many dead lie along the highway; also, a report from Beirut on the human rights ...

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