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The Bill Newman Show 9.5.13
The Bill Newman Show 9.5.13

One of the national; ACLU’s top legal guns, Jameel Jaffer. on NSA spying; plus labor and community leaders take on Wal-Mart’s plan to┬ábecome THE business of Holyoke.

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