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Democracy Now! is an independent daily TV & radio news program, hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. We provide daily global news headlines, in-depth interviews and investigative reports without any advertisements or government funding. Our programming shines a spotlight on corporate and government abuses of power and lifts up the stories of ordinary people working to make change in extraordinary times. Democracy Now! is live weekdays at 8am ET and available 24/7 through our website and podcasts.


Democracy Now! 2016-12-08 Thursday  

Headlines for December 08, 2016; The End of the EPA? Trump Taps Climate Change Denier & Fossil Fuel Ally Scott Pruitt to Head Agency; Meet the Republican Elector Who Is Refusing to Vote for Trump; Constitutional Lawyer: It's an "Outrage" That Judge Halted Michigan Presidential Election Recount

Democracy Now! 2016-12-07 Wednesday  

Headlines for December 07, 2016; Noam Chomsky & Harry Belafonte in Conversation on Trump, Sanders, the KKK, Rebellious Hearts & More; Housing Advocate: It's Scary That Trump HUD Secretary Pick Ben Carson Thinks Poverty is a Choice

VIDEO: Patti Smith & Michael Stipe Perform at Democracy Now!'s 20th Anniversary  

The legendary singer, poet and author Patti Smith performed two songs Monday night at Riverside Church celebrating Democracy Now!’s 20th anniversary. Michael Stipe of R.E.M. joined her on stage to perform "People Have the Power."

Democracy Now! 2016-12-06 Tuesday  

Democracy Now! Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Democracy Now! 2016-12-05 Monday  

Headlines for December 05, 2016; Standing Rock Sioux Chair Hails Army Corps of Engineers Decision to Reroute Dakota Access Pipeline; As Thousands of Vets Descend on Standing Rock, U.S. Army Backs Down and Halts Pipeline Construction; Tara Houska: Denying #DAPL Permit is "Momentous Occasion," But We Must Remain Vigilant; "Financial Disaster": Could Dakota Access Pipeline Lose Its Contracts with Oil Companies on Jan. 1?

Democracy Now! 2016-12-02 Friday  

Headlines for December 02, 2016; Trump's Deal That "Saved Jobs" at Carrier Based on a $7 Million Tax Break & Reduced Regulations; Expert on Trump Business Conflicts: "There are Hard Ethical Questions in Life. This Not One of Them"; Veterans Helped Trump Win, But Critics Warn He May Dismantle Their Public Medical Care; John McCain Tears into Reporters Who Exposed Deceptive Recruiting at For-Profit University of Phoenix; Bankers Behind "Great Foreclosure Machine" Join Trump's Cabinet as Treasury & Commerce Secretaries; Can the U.S. Detain Immigrants Indefinitely? Supreme Court Hears Case as Trump Prepares for Office

Democracy Now! 2016-12-01 Thursday  

Headlines for December 01, 2016; Cornel West on Donald Trump: This is What Neo-Fascism Looks Like; Cornel West: Bernie Sanders is Wrong, the Democratic Party Cannot Be Reformed; Cornel West on Keith Lamont Scott Case: Yet Again An Officer Gets Away With Killing a Black Man; Cornel West: I Am Heading to Standing Rock to Show Solidarity With Historic Indigenous Uprising; Public (School) Enemy No. 1: Billionaire Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Pick for Education Secretary

Watch Bernie Sanders' Full Speech in Philadelphia: The Future of American Democracy is at Risk  

Prior to his interview with Amy Goodman on Monday, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) gave a speech at the Free Library of Philadelphia talking about the election of Donald Trump, the Democratic Party, his new book "Our Revolution" and more.

Democracy Now! 2016-11-30 Wednesday  

Headlines for November 30, 2016; Jill Stein: Recounts are Necessary Because Electronic Voting Invites Tampering, Hacking, Human Error; Lawrence Lessig: The Electoral College Is Constitutionally Allowed to Choose Clinton over Trump; Former Law Clerk: Antonin Scalia Is Turning in Grave over Trump's Threat to Jail Flag Burners; Cybersecurity Expert Bruce Schneier: American Elections Will Be Hacked

Democracy Now! 2016-11-29 Tuesday  

Headlines for November 29, 2016; Democracy Now! Special: Bernie Sanders on Trump's Victory & the Need to Rebuild the Democratic Party; Bernie Sanders: "I Was Stunned" by Corporate Media Blackout During Democratic Primary; Bernie Sanders on the Dakota Access Pipeline & Treaty Rights Violations by U.S. Government; Sanders on Trump: We Need to Think Every Day How to Mobilize People to Defeat This Horrific Agenda; Bernie Sanders on Green Party's Effort to Force Recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan & Pennsylvania; Bernie Sanders on the Life and Legacy of Late Cuban Revolutionary Fidel Castro; Will We Be Feeling the Bern in 2020?: Sanders on Whether He'd Ever Run for President Again

Democracy Now! 2016-11-28 Monday  

Headlines for November 28, 2016; After Surviving 600 Assassination Attempts & Outlasting 11 U.S. Presidents, Fidel Castro Dies at 90; The Untold Story of Cuba's Support for African Independence Movements Under Fidel Castro; How Fidel Castro Showed Latin America There was a Way to Resist U.S. Imperialism; Will Trump Roll Back Efforts to Normalize Relations Between Havana & Washington?

Democracy Now! 2016-11-25 Friday  

Democracy Now! Friday, November 25, 2016

Democracy Now! 2016-11-24 Thursday  

Standing Rock Special: Unlicensed #DAPL Guards Attacked Water Protectors with Dogs & Pepper Spray; Standing Rock Special: Historian Says Dakota Access Co. Attack Came on Anniv. of Whitestone Massacre; Standing Rock Special: Dakota Excess Pipeline? Media & Water Protectors Face Strip Searches, Jail; Standing Rock Special: Dallas Goldtooth on Police Violence & Repression of Movement Against DAPL

Democracy Now! 2016-11-23 Wednesday  

Democracy Now! Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Democracy Now! 2016-11-22 Tuesday  

Democracy Now! Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Democracy Now! 2016-11-21 Monday  

Headlines for November 21, 2016; Jeremy Scahill: Mike Pence Has "Militant Agenda" Against Women, the Poor, Immigrants, LGBTQ People; Neocons, War Criminals & White Nationalists: Jeremy Scahill on Trump's Incoming Advisers & Cabinet; Jeremy Scahill: TigerSwan Security, Linked to Blackwater, Now Coordinates Intel for Dakota Access

Democracy Now! 2016-11-18 Friday  

Headlines for November 18, 2016; After Trump Elected, Nearly 200 Nations Proclaim "Urgent Duty" to Implement Paris Climate Accord; Africa's Last Colony: Morocco's Monarchy Pursues Neoliberal Policies in Occupied Western Sahara; East Timor Minister Constâncio Pinto Reflects on 25th Anniversary of Santa Cruz Massacre; Syrian Refugees in Morocco: It "Would Be Better to Die" If Western Countries Close Their Borders; Global South Pushes Developed Nations to Avoid "Climate Catastrophe" by Turning Words into Action; Marshall Islands Poet to U.N. Climate Summit: At 2 Degrees, My Islands Will Already Be Under Water

Democracy Now! 2016-11-17 Thursday  

Democracy Now! Thursday, November 17, 2016

Democracy Now! 2016-11-16 Wednesday  

Democracy Now! Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Democracy Now! 2016-11-15 Tuesday  

Headlines for November 15, 2016; U.S. State Dept. Science Envoy on Trump's Climate Denialism & Why Sanders Could Have Beaten Him; Climate Advocate: Trump's Racist, Anti-Science Worldview Will Make 1 in 30 People Worldwide Refugees; The Pentagon Knows Climate Change is Real. Will Donald Trump Ignore the Science?; What Action Can Obama Take Before a Climate Denier Replaces Him in the Oval Office?; A Look at the Other Morocco: From Protests Against Austerity to Occupation of Western Sahara; Nnimmo Bassey on the Catch-22 at COP 22: Rich Nations Continue to Pollute as Temps Keep Rising

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