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Posted on: Jul 26, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! hosts a debate between Clinton supporter Robert Reich, who served as labor secretary under President Clinton, and Chris Hedges, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who backs Sanders.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Republican National Convention is underway just a few miles from the park where 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot dead by police in November of 2014 while he was playing with a toy pellet gun.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Washington Post is reporting there are likely fewer black delegates at this year’s Republican convention than at any point in at least a century.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

For the first time ever, the National Rifle Association sent its chief lobbyist to the Republican National Convention.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Thousands of Republican Party delegates are here in Cleveland, Ohio, for the 2016 Republican National Convention, where the party is expected to formally nominate Donald Trump.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

After the fatal police shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, Princeton professor Eddie Glaude wrote a letter to his son: "Dear Langston, I thought of you when I saw the son of Alton Sterling weeping at a press conference."

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has endorsed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today at a joint rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Ahead of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, the television and film actress Shailene Woodley has launched a cross-country caravan campaign to bring people to the DNC in Philadelphia.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Democratic Party platform committee held its last meeting in Orlando, Florida, over the weekend ahead of the party’s convention at the end of this month.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A shocking new investigation looks at an unexamined part of the criminal justice system.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Protests against police brutality erupted across the United States over the weekend. Hundreds of were arrested nationwide.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! speaks to Michael McClanahan, president of the Baton Rouge branch of the NAACP, who is demanding the arrest of police officers Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, a second video has surfaced showing the fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

About a thousand housekeepers, cooks, bellmen and servers at Trump’s Taj Mahal Atlantic City casino went on strike on Friday.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Hundreds gathered for a vigil last night in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to honor Sterling.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The infamous and evil Roy Cohn was a big influence on Donald Trump.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Wayne Barrett has been tracking Trump for decades. His 1991 biography of Trump was just republished as an ebook with the title of "Trump: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Deals, the Downfall, the Reinvention."

Posted on: Jul 5, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Investigative reporter Wayne Barrett has been digging up dirt on the Donald since the 1970s, and his 1991 biography of Trump just came out as an ebook.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Funerals have begun in Turkey for some of the 42 people killed in a triple suicide bombing Tuesday.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

"It’s not been easy for me. It has not been easy for me. I started off in Brooklyn. My father gave me a small loan of a million dollars."

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