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Flashpoints on 12/02/14

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Flashpoints
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Tue, 12/02/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Domingos para Recordar on 11/30/14

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Sun, 11/30/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
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Latin

Consumerism And the 9 to 5 Job

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Mon, 11/24/2014
"The culture of the eight-hour workday is big business’ most powerful tool for keeping people in this same dissatisfied state where the answer to every problem is to buy something," according to David Cain's blog post.  Clayton Morgareidge reads and adds further commentary.

This piece is an interesting companion piece to this CounterPunch article read on today's show by Tom Becker. Is it really enough to just "say no"?  
8:57 minutes (6.15 MB)

Flashpoints on 11/26/14

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Flashpoints
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Wed, 11/26/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Domingos para Recordar on 11/23/14

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Sun, 11/23/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
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Latin

LABOR RIGHTS VERSUS FREE TRADE: DOCKWORKERS' STRUGGLE IN BUENAVENTURA, COLOMBIA

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Labor Radio
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Mon, 11/24/2014
AN INTERVIEW WITH JHON JAIRO CASTRO, PRESIDENT OF THE BUENAVENTURA CHAPTER OF THE UNIÓN PORTUARIA OF COLOMBIA. THE PREDOMINANTLY AFRO-COLOMBIA CITY OF BUENAVENTURA, COLOMBIA'S LARGEST PORT, SUFFERS CRUSHING POVERTY AND VIOLENCE DESPITE THE WEALTH FLOWING ACROSS THE DOCKS. EXPLOITATION OF DOCKWORKERS CONTINUES NOTWITHSTANDING THE US-COLOMBIA "LABOR ACTION PLAN" THAT CAME WITH THE FREE TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE TWO GOVERNMENTS.  ALLOF WHICH MIGHT SEEM FAR AWAY UNTIL YOU REALIZE THAT THE CORPORATIONS EXTRACTING PROFIT FROM BUENAVENTURA HAVE NAMES THAT ARE FAMILIAR IN PORTLAND,TOO. 10:48 minutes (9.89 MB)

La Lucha por Derechos Laborales en el Puerto de Buenaventura, Colombia

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Labor Radio
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Mon, 11/24/2014
Jhon Jairo Castro, presidente del capítulo en Buenaventura de la Unión Portuaria de Colombia, habla sobre la lucha por derechos laborales en el puerto. 13:40 minutes (12.51 MB)

Flashpoints on 11/21/14

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Flashpoints
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Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein
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