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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.


From Standing Rock to the Red Power Movement: New Series "RISE" Focuses on Indigenous Resistance  

We speak with the filmmakers behind RISE , a new VICELAND series that examines indigenous resistance past and present.

Democracy Now! 2017-02-24 Friday  

Headlines for February 24, 2017; As Calls Grow to Impeach Trump, Former Nixon Counsel John Dean Sees "Echoes of Watergate"; John Dean: The Difference Between Trump & Nixon is Trump Says Publicly What Nixon Said on Wiretap; NFL Star Michael Bennett on Refusing to Go to Israel, Black Lives Matter & His Love for Angela Davis

Democracy Now! 2017-02-23 Thursday  

Headlines for February 23, 2017; "Kids Will Be Harmed by This": Trump Admin Rolls Back Protections for Transgender Students; We Have to Keep Fighting: Water Protectors Vow Continued Resistance to #DAPL as Main Camp Is Evicted; Days After Pruitt Becomes EPA Head, Newly Released Emails Show His Ties to Koch Bros. & Energy Firms; Madison, Wisc. to Pay $3.3M to Family of Tony Robinson, a Black Teenager Shot by Police

Democracy Now! 2017-02-22 Wednesday  

Headlines for February 22, 2017; "A Deportation Force on Steroids": Millions of Immigrants Could Face Removal Under New Trump Rules; Advocate: Trump's Deportations are Possible Because Obama & Congress Failed to Protect Immigrants; Anne Frank Center: Trump's Remarks on Anti-Semitism are Too Little, Too Late; White House Refuses to Condemn Rise of Islamophobia as Radical Right Enters Political Mainstream; FDR Rejected Anne Frank Twice as a Refugee, Advocate Urges Trump Not To Close U.S. Borders Again

Democracy Now! 2017-02-21 Tuesday  

Headlines for February 21, 2017; A Champion of the People or Wall Street? Trump Pushes to End Dodd-Frank & Consumer Protection Agency; Black Edge: New Yorker's Sheelah Kolhatkar on Wall Street's Biggest Insider Trading Story in History; A Message to Trump from a Swede: My Real Concern is Rise of Militant Anti-Muslim Neo-Nazis, Fascists; #StopTrump: Protests Erupt Across Britain as Lawmakers Debate Canceling Trump's State Visit

Democracy Now! 2017-02-20 Monday  

Democracy Now! Monday, February 20, 2017

Democracy Now! 2017-02-17 Friday  

Headlines for February 17, 2017; In First Solo Press Conference, Trump Attacks Media, Claims Admin Running Like "Fine-Tuned Machine"; Why Did ICE Arrest & Imprison a 23-Year-Old DREAMer and DACA Recipient Living Legally in the U.S.?; Undocumented Mother in Sanctuary in Denver Church: I've Paid Taxes for 20 Years, Why Hasn't Trump?; Denver Church Gives Sanctuary to Immigrant Mother Facing Deportation: "We Are Not Breaking Any Laws"; Does New Labor Secretary Nominee Alex Acosta Have the Perfect Résumé to Sabotage a Federal Agency?

Democracy Now! 2017-02-16 Thursday  

Democracy Now! Thursday, February 16, 2017

Democracy Now! 2017-02-15 Wednesday  

Headlines for February 15, 2017; What Did Trump Know & When Did He Know It? White House in Crisis over Flynn & Russia Scandals; Trump & Spicer Blame Russia Scandal on "Illegal Leaks" Rather Than Lies by Senior Officials; Rep. Lieu on Kellyanne Conway: White House Should Not Be Used for Enriching the President's Family; Rep. Lieu: The White House Lying & Stifling Dissent on Yemen Raid is Step Toward Authoritarianism; Rep. Ted Lieu to Introduce Bill Requiring a Psychiatrist in White House; Trump Security Protocols Questioned: Mar-a-Lago Resort is Not the White House Situation Room; The Stephen Miller Story: From Pestering Latino Students in High School to Drafting Muslim Ban

The Predatory Mindset of Donald Trump: An Interview with Eve Ensler & Christine Schuler Deschryver  

Today is V-Day, a global day of action to end violence against women and girls. We speak to V-Day founder Eve Ensler and Congolese activist Christine Schuler Deschryver about the Trump administration, V-Day, conflict minerals, the City of Joy and more.

Democracy Now! 2017-02-14 Tuesday  

Headlines for February 14, 2017; Pipeline Partners: Trudeau & Trump Meet as They Push for Keystone XL & Other Big Oil Projects; Crossing the Northern Border: Immigrants in U.S. Flee into Canada Seeking Refuge from Trump; Clayton Thomas-Muller: Rising Fascism in U.S. Is Emboldening White Supremacists in Canada; FCC Under Trump: Net Neutrality & Internet Freedom Face New Attack; Criminalization & Trump's ICE Raids: Two Immigrant Rights Organizers Facing Deportation Speak Out

Democracy Now! 2017-02-13 Monday  

Headlines for February 13, 2017; Secretary of Labor Violations? Opposition Grows to the Nomination of Fast-Food CEO Andy Puzder; Former Carl's Jr. Worker Recalls Sexual Harassment & Wage Theft at Andrew Puzder's Restaurant Chain; Saru Jayaraman: Trump Labor Nominee Andrew Puzder Does Not Respect Women At All; ICE Arrests 600 in Nationwide Raids After Trump Order Expands Criminalization of Immigrants; California vs. Trump: Lawmakers Push to Become "Sanctuary State" Despite Threats from Washington

Coretta Scott King's Memoirist: She Knew the People Sessions Prosecuted for Voting Rights Activism  

Rev. Dr. Barbara A. Reynolds, who worked with Coretta Scott King on her memoir, recalls why King opposed Jeff Sessions.

See the Signs of Terror: Journalists Call on Trump to Condemn White Supremacist-Led Attacks & Plots  

We look at an actual threat from a white extremist in Bowling Green, Ohio, and at the ongoing trial of a Christian minister for plotting to kill Muslims.

Democracy Now! 2017-02-10 Friday  

Headlines for February 10, 2017; Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump's Muslim Ban, Says "No Evidence" of Attacks from 7 Listed Countries; Trump Launches "Blue Lives Matter Regime" with Three New Executive Orders on Law Enforcement; ICE Raids Speed into Overdrive: Advocates Say Obama's Deportations Reaching "100 MPH" Under Trump; In Real Bowling Green Massacre, a White Supremacist Planned Attack Against African Americans & Jews

Democracy Now! 2017-02-09 Thursday  

Headlines for February 09, 2017; Human Slaughterhouse: Amnesty International Says Up to 13,000 Hanged at Syrian Prison; Syrian Refugee Crisis Linked to Rampant Torture, Disappearances & Arrests of Civilian Population; Meet the ACLU Attorney Interrogated by Border Agents About Her Work, Nationality & More; Which Foreign Group Will the Trump Administration Designate as a Terrorist Organization Next?; "Made Me Feel We Were Back in 1950s" Coretta Scott King Memoirist on Silencing of Elizabeth Warren

"These Are Not Normal Times": Hundreds of NYC Students Walk Out to Protest Trump & DeVos  

Hundreds of New York City public school students walked out of class Tuesday to protest the policies of President Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Silenced by GOP for Reading Coretta Scott King's Letter About Jeff Sessions  

In a highly unusual move, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) was silenced during a Senate debate Tuesday over the confirmation of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions for attorney general, after Warren read a 1986 letter written by Coretta Scott King, who was then opposing Sessions for a federal judgeship.

Democracy Now! 2017-02-08 Wednesday  

Headlines for February 08, 2017; ACLU: We're in a Dangerous Situation as Gov't Claims That Courts Have No Role Reviewing Muslim Ban; Inside the ACLU's Fight Against Trump's Muslim Ban, with the Attorney Whose Lawsuit First Halted It; A Violation of Tribal & Human Rights: Standing Rock Chair Slams Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline; Water Protectors Call for Global Mass Mobilizations as Army Plans to Approve Dakota Access Pipeline

Democracy Now! 2017-02-07 Tuesday  

Headlines for February 07, 2017; Rep. Maxine Waters: DeVos is a Billionaire Wannabe Teacher Who Doesn't Care About Public Education; Rep. Maxine Waters Urges Rejection of "Foreclosure King" Mnuchin for Treasury & Sessions for AG; Rep. Maxine Waters: Trump Should Be Impeached If He Colluded with Russians Ahead of Election; Iranian Student Blocked from Entering U.S.: Trump Remarks on Muslim Ban Remind Me of the Nazis; Stephen Walt: From Israel to Iran to Mexico, Trump Has Already Blown It on Foreign Policy; Harvard Professor to Trump: There is No Evidence Media Is Covering Up Terrorist Attacks

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