At 8:30 Prof. Miguel Tinker Salas, noting that Venezuela has enormous known oil reserves, discusses the recent re-election of Hugo Chavez and its implications in Latin America and beyond. This follows news with Noor Aljawad and Elizabeth Robinson. In the second hour, Prof Diane Fujino discusses the life and work of Asian American intellectual and activist, Richard Aoki, and the importance of Asian American and African American activist alliances.