Democracy Now! September 9, 1997

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Democracy Now! September 9, 1997
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Albright Isreal Visit; Cassini Launch Revisited; In the Time of the Butterflies

(14 Minutes) Albright Israel Visit US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright visits Israel to focus on Israeli - Palestinian relations. GUEST: Robert Fisk, Lebanon correspondent for NEWSPAPER: THE INDEPENDENT (9 Minutes) Cassini Launch Revisited An update of yesterday's conversation opposing NASA's Cassini space probe and subsequent press conference with Dr. Michio Kaku. GUEST: Dr. Michio Kaku, prof. of theoretical physics and author of BOOK: HYPERSPACE; A SCIENTIFIC ODYSSEY THROUGH PARALLEL UNIVERSES, TIME WARPS , AND THE 10TH DIMENSION. (27 Minutes) In the Time of the Butterflies Discussion on four sisters who spoke out against the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republic. Three sisters were murdered by the regime. GUEST: Julia Alvarez, author of BOOK: IN THE TIME OF THE BUTTERFLIES and BOOK: HOW THE GARCIA GIRLS LOST THEIR ACCENTS.

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September 9, 1997
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September 9, 1997
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WPFW; Julie Drizin, Amy Goodman; September 9, 1997
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