Democracy Now! August 11, 1997

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Democracy Now! August 11, 1997
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UPS Strike; Watts Anniversary; Frogs

(14 Minutes) UPS Strike Update on UPS strike. GUEST: Alexander Cockburn, columnist for the The Nation magazine and the The Anderson Valley Advertiser, co-editor of Counterpunch. GUEST: Bob Fitch, prof. of metropolitan studies at NYU. Former union organizer and former economic consultant to the Communication Worker's of America. (19 Minutes) Watts Anniversary A look back at Watts riots. GUEST: Gerald Horne, prof. at the University of NC. Author of BOOK: THE FORE THIS TIME: THE WATTS UPRISING OF THE 1960'S. (17 Minutes) Frogs Report of alarming increase in number deformities in frogs across the country. GUEST: Dr. Robert McKinnell, cell biologist at the University of Minnesota who has been studying frogs for almost forty years.

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August 11, 1997
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August 11, 1997
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WPFW; Julie Drizin, Amy Goodman; August 11, 1997
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