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Flashpoints - January 30, 2009 at 5:00pm
We'll have a report on the killing of a 29 year-old mother and member of the militant Chicano group, the Brown Berets; Annette Garcia was shot in the back a week ago and marches are planned for this weekend; also, we'll go live to a protest unfolding now in downtown Oakland where residents and activ

Flashpoints - January 29, 2009 at 5:00pm
As international war crimes investigators continue to gather evidence for war crimes prosecution of Israeli officials, we present excerpts from a three-hour Flashpoints special, The Savaging of Gaza: A 21st Century War Crime; this accounting is based on Flashpoints' coverage from the beginning of...

The Morning Show - January 29, 2009 at 7:00am
Noam Chomsky, Prof. Emeritus of Linguistics at MIT speaking on the Israeli attack on Gaza, on Jan. 13 at MIT's Forum on Gaza. In the second hour, Letters from Washington: The First 100 days" with Mitch Jeserich. Followed by excerpts of a video documentary about the Faubourg-Treme ...

Flashpoints - January 28, 2009 at 5:00pm
The Jewish state loses what was left of its credibility in the wake of its savage bombing in the Gaza strip: Ali Abunimah talks about the future of Israel in Palestine; also, Community Business with Catherine Austin Fitts returns to Flashpoints...

Flashpoints - A look at Gaza in the Aftermath - January 27, 2009 at 5:00pm
A look at Gaza in the Aftermath: A Twenty-First Century War Crime.

Flashpoints - January 26, 2009 at 5:00pm
Documenting Israeli War Crimes in the Gaza Strip, in the face of massive destruction and a continuing Blockade by the Jewish renegade State; We'll feature a report from on the Ground in Gaza and speak to one of the foremost experts on Hamas...

Flashpoints - January 23, 2009 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - January 22, 2009 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - Gaza in the Aftermath - January 21, 2009 at 5:00pm
Gaza in the Aftermath. We feature an in depth interview with a well respected Irish Human Rights activist who is documenting potential war crimes, committed during the savage three week US/Israeli bombing of the densely populated Gaza Strip. We also speak to noted Palestinian Psychiatrist...

Flashpoints - January 20, 2009 at 5:00pm
Documenting the Deadly Use of Unconventional Weapons Against I.5 million imprisoned Gazans. Also, medical workers continue to recover dozens of bodies left under the rubble of Israel's three week Savage bombing Campaign.Also, Barack Obama takes the oath of Office as the first African American...

Flashpoints - Israeli forces continue to kill unarmed Palestinians - January 19, 2009 at 5:00pm
Israeli forces continue to kill unarmed Palestinians, despite declaring a unilateral cease fire. We hear a series of reports from the north to the south of Gaza, on the massive carnage left in the wake of a devastating, three week air, land and sea attack, that slaughtered over 1300 Palestinians.

Flashpoints - An eye-witness account of Israel's Aerial Bombings of Al-Quds Hospital - January 16, 2009 at 5:00pm
An eye-witness account of Israel's multiple Aerial Bombings of Al-Quds Hospital in the densely populated Gaza city. Also Israel steps up its use of snipers in civilian neighborhoods. The death toll for Palestinians rises to over 1,150 with over 330 of the dead being children...

Flashpoints - US Israeli forces continued to bomb heavily populated sections of Gaza City - January 15, 2009 at 5:00pm
US Israeli forces continued to bomb heavily populated sections of Gaza City, hitting three medical centers and a major UN food compound with White Phosphorus. Meanwhile, the death toll for Palestinians rises to over 1,100 with over 300 of the dead being children, and over 5,400 wounded...

Flashpoints - ISM Observers document potential war-crimes in Rafa, Khan Younis, and Gaza City - January 14, 2009 at 5:00pm
ISM Observers document potential war-crimes in Rafa, Khan Younis, and Gaza City, as the Palestinian Death toll spikes to over a thousand dead, including three hundred children, and nearly five thousand more wounded. We'll also speak to a Spanish Human Rights worker about the use of unconventional...

Flashpoints - Israel continues to bomb the Gaza strip from North to South - January 13, 2009 at 5:00pm
Israel continues to bomb the Gaza strip from North to South, stepping up its use of Bunker Busters and the internationally banned substance, White Phosphorus: We feature reports on a potential massacre in the south by Israeli ground forces, and a series of punishing attacks in and around Gaza...

Flashpoints - Israel's Brutal land, air and and sea war against Gaza - January 12, 2009 at 5:00pm
Israel's Brutal land, air and and sea war against Gaza, continued for the seventeenth day, as the death toll tops nine hundred, with over two hundred of the victims being palestinian children, and over 4000 thousand wounded

Flashpoints - January 9, 2009 at 5:00pm

Flashpoints - January 8, 2009 at 5:00pm
Tens of Thousands of Gazans still on the run with nowhere to hide, as Israeli Occupation Forces, continue to bomb mosques, UN aid workers and schools, farms and private houses.

Flashpoints - January 7, 2009 at 5:00pm
The Death Toll Spikes in Gaza to over 700 dead and three thousand wounded: We feature an eye-witness account of the aerial bombing of dozens of houses in Rafi: We speak to a Lebanese member of the International Solidarity Movement...

Flashpoints - Israel's air and land war continues - January 6, 2009 at 5:00pm
Israel's air and land war continued today as the death toll rose to at least 640 and nearly 3,000 wounded; the latest Israeli strikes claimed the lives of 40 people who took refuge from the North at a UN school in Jebaliya

Flashpoints - John Pilger, on the current situation and the history of Gaza - January 5, 2009 at 5:00pm
The Israeli killing machine continued its attack by land, air and sea, as the death toll rises to over 540, including 107 children

Flashpoints - Israel's air, land and sea bombing siege of the Gaza strip continues for the 7th day - January 2, 2009 at 5:00pm
Israel's air, land and sea bombing siege of the Gaza strip continues for the 7th day, killing many more women and children and destroying civilian and government buildings.

Flashpoints - The death toll in Gaza rises to 428 on the 6th consecutive day of Israeli airstikes - January 1, 2009 at 5:00pm
The death toll in Gaza rises to 428 on the 6th consecutive day of Israeli airstikes; we'll feature a frontline report of an air attack on a densely-populated refugee camp and a children's park, and we hear about the extra-judicial killing of a senior Hamas leader.

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