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An award winning front-line investigative news magazine focusing on human, civil and workers rights, issues of war and peace, Global Warming, racism and poverty, and other issues. Hosted by Dennis J. Bernstein.

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An award winning front-line investigative news magazine focusing on human, civil and workers rights, issues of war and peace, Global Warming, racism and poverty, and other issues. Hosted by Dennis J. Bernstein.

    A Flashpoints Special Report on Haiti

    A Flashpoints Special Report on Haiti

    Today on the show: A special report on Haiti, where US foreign policy has turned Haiti into a failed state, and the worst is yet to come. Also what's up in Texas besides the mass  murder of immigrants and the ongoing police/government cover up of an elementary school slaughter that shredded19 kids and two of their beloved teachers?

    • 59 min
    Camilo Perez-Bustillo The Murder of 53 Migrants in Texas

    Camilo Perez-Bustillo The Murder of 53 Migrants in Texas

    Today on the show: More on the murder of  some 53 migrants by smugglers, and with the help of US policy. Also,  the supreme court backs Biden’s decision to end what’s known as The Remain In Mexico policy.  Are these minor changes in immigration policy meaningful or way to little and way to late? And  Liz Cheeney at the Reagan Library goes after Trump and celebrities the courageous young whistleblower taking trump on head on

    • 59 min
    David Cay Johnston on The Donald

    David Cay Johnston on The Donald

    Today on show:  Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter, David Cay Johnston, on the Donald: Is it jail time or more crime for the former president and alleged insurrectionist. And extended excerpts from yesterday’s explosive January 6 hearings with Former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson

    • 59 min
    Human Rights Activist Enrique Morones on The Latest at The US/Mexico Border

    Human Rights Activist Enrique Morones on The Latest at The US/Mexico Border

    Today on the Show: Former human rights border activist, Enrique Morones, talking about the border. Also, more hell on the ground for Haitians, dealing with runaway poverty and a US installed renegade puppet president. And more highlights from the January 6th hearings

    • 59 min
    The Feminist Front Fighting Back Against The Right Wing, Post Roe

    The Feminist Front Fighting Back Against The Right Wing, Post Roe

    Today on the show: Young women of color from The Feminist Front, fight back in support of Roe and all of their rights being stolen by the right. And we’ll rebroadcast our recent interview/update on the case of AIM political prisoner, Leonard Pelteir with the Peltier’s personal and spiritual adviser, Lenny Foster.

    • 59 min
    Roe v Wade Overturned by Right Wing Lead Supreme Court

    Roe v Wade Overturned by Right Wing Lead Supreme Court

    Today on the show: The greatest setback in the history of US women’s rights, as the extreme right wing supreme court paves the way for the end of a woman’s right to choose, setting up the loss of the right to use contraceptives/the right to mix marry, gay marriage, and that’s just for starters. We’ll talk to women fighting back all over the country

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
49 Ratings

49 Ratings

samtha25 ,

Description Please

I listen to this podcast much less than I might if descriptions of the episodes were always, instead of only occasionally, provided. In fact, I'm now thinking of unsubscribing, because I just don't have the time to listen to each episode regardless of content.

PeaceWitch ,

Now spreading COVID-19 lies!

3/11/22-todays guest spreading lies that Dr. Fauci paid to have COVID-19 and vaccines are deadly.

JewishJerky ,

Excellent

Wish there were more talks on C Wright Mills. Elite theory. Marxism. And the subject of City stated not just like Washington DC but NYC as a city State and the benefits of city states.

Also hope for more talks on Democratic confederalism with what the Kurds are doing is magnificent

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