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The Bill Newman Show 8.22.14
The Bill Newman Show 8.22.14

Jeff Napolitano from the American Friends Services Committee guest hosts with Jo Commerford from MoveOn.org on grassroots activism and Dr. Vijay Prashad on Gaza and Ferguson.

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