Fast Track Trade; The Criminalization of Immigration; Bart Strike

Program Title:
Fast Track Trade; The Criminalization of Immigration; Bart Strike
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(14 Minutes) Fast Track Trade President Clinton yesterday opened up a campaign to win special Congressional authority to negotiate new trade deals including the expansion of NAFTA. GUEST: Lori Wallach, dir. of Public Citizen's Globla Trade Watch. (19 Minutes) The Criminalization of Immigration Discussion on the affects of anti-immigration legislation passed by Congress and signed into law by President Clinton last year. GUEST: Carmen Collado, sister of Jesus Collado. GUEST: Steven Converse, immigration attorney representing Jesus Collado. GUEST: Lucas Guttentag, dir. of the National Immigrant Rights Project of the ACLU. (?) Julia Alvarez Reads from her BOOK: YO! GUEST: Julia Alvarez ((?) Bart Strike Update on strike. Formal talks broke down last night. GUEST: David Bacon, labor journalist and associate editor for Pacific News Service. GUEST: Ray Quang, shop steward and fleet mechanic at BART.

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