Friday, April 29, 2011
Flashpoint 88 - Rage to Punish (1994)
This is a discussion of the increasing tendency of the USA to deal with crime by using more and more harsh punishments, an approach that may make things worse. Panelists include: Jethro Hayman, Cleopatra Jones, Gordie Miller, Jon Snyder and Alfred Snider.
This is a "classic" Flashpoint episode.
Flashpoint is a regular program of issues and ideas sponsored by the Lawrence Debate Union at the University of Vermont. debate.uvm.edu/debateblog/LDU/The_Team.html
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Flashpoint programs in archive can be found on the ftp site labeled with show number and title (0390showtitle).
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