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Meet the Oregon County Sheriff Who Vowed to Ignore Gun Control Laws
Posted on: Oct 2, 2015, Source: Democracy Now
An interview with Jennifer Lynch of the Oregon Alliance for Gun Safety.
'Bernie Sanders Is Right': Robert Reich Sums up Why Sanders Is Surging
Posted on: Oct 1, 2015, Source: Democracy Now
"If anything, Bernie Sanders understates the problem."
What You Should Know About the "Great American" Dorothy Day Honored by Pope Francis
Posted on: Sep 24, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!
She founded a movement called the Catholic Worker combining the works of mercy and living in community among the poor.
WATCH: Noam Chomsky Flattens Trump in Four Minutes Flat
Posted on: Sep 23, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!
"Trump may be comic relief, but the other candidates are not that different."
Secret DEA Sting in Bolivia Confirms Evo Morales’ Fears About U.S. Meddling
Posted on: Sep 16, 2015, Source: Democracy Now
After Evo Morales threw the DEA out Bolivia, the DEA tried to strike back.
Ta-Nehisi Coates on Police Brutality: 'The Violence Is Not New, It’s the Cameras That Are New'
Posted on: Sep 7, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!
The writer called the new James Baldwin reads from his new book, Between the World and Me.
As South Carolina Debates the Confederate Flag, Meet the Activist Who Took It Down
Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: Democracy Now
Democracy Now! speaks with Bree Newsome.
CIA Whistleblower Who Exposed Secret Iran Project Speaks out After Receiving a 3.5 Year Prison Sentence (VIDEO)
Posted on: May 12, 2015, Source: Democracy Now
Sterling blew the whistle on a failed U.S. effort to undermine Iran’s nuclear program.
Noam Chomsky: Why Israel's Netanyahu Is So Desperate to Prevent Peace with Iran
Posted on: Mar 2, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!
The distinguished professor lays bare Israel's motives.
NYPD Officer Speaks Out on Fellow Cops Who Turned Backs to Mayor & Why People of Color Fear Police
Posted on: Dec 30, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Those who shunned de Blasio do not represent the feelings held by many police, according to one officer.
'It Is Officially Open Season on Black Folks': Legal Expert Decries Handling of Wilson Grand Jury
Posted on: Nov 25, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Vine Warren, executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights, opens up on the travesty of justice in Missouri.
Matt Taibbi and Bank Whistleblower on How JPMorgan Chase Helped Wreck the Economy and Avoid Prosecution
Posted on: Nov 7, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
A whistleblower reveals how JPMorgan Chase got away with cratering the economy.
Noam Chomsky: The One Big Thing America Needs to Do to Turn Itself Around
Posted on: Oct 23, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
We could start by actually living up to our own laws.
90 Percent of Tipped Restaurant Workers Harassed on the Job: "One Fair Wage" to Help End Sexual Harassment
Posted on: Oct 14, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Female restaurant workers are especially vulnerable to harassment in states where tipped workers earn a federal minimum wage of $2.13 per hour.
Whoa, America Appears to Be Showing Signs of Sanity on Marijuana Policy
Posted on: Sep 14, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Drug Policy Alliance's Ethan Nadelmann speaks with Democracy Now about decriminalization.
Rebecca Solnit on the Santa Barbara Massacre and Viral #YesAllWomen Response to Misogynist Violence
Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: Democracy Now
"We know not all men are rapists, murderers, abusers and misogynists — but all women are impacted by the men who are."
Family Secrets Revealed: New Book Tells All About the Koch Family
Posted on: May 21, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Daniel Schulman's latest work takes a look at one of the most powerful families and supporters of conservative causes
The GOP Doesn't Want You to See This Koch Brothers Documentary
Posted on: May 21, 2014, Source: Democracy Now
A new film exposes the actions of billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch, such as their millions of dollars spent to attack labor unions
Snowden Docs: NSA Is Taping Every Cell Phone Call Made in Bahamas
Posted on: May 20, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
The spy agency is at it again -- this time by monitoring mobile phone calls made in the Caribbean island
How the CIA's Polio Ruse in Pakistan Fueled a Global Health Emergency
Posted on: May 14, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
The intelligence agency's fake vaccination campaign to catch Osama bin Laden sparked a violent backlash from the Taliban.
Chaos in the Execution Chamber: Witness Recounts Botched Killing that Caused Okla. Prisoner’s Fatal Heart Attack
Posted on: Apr 30, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
"He began writhing, lifting his shoulders up off the gurney and his head up off the gurney. He was clenching his jaw, exhaling."
A Hot War With Russia Is Conceivable: Top Scholar Stephen Cohen on Russia-Ukraine Crisis
Posted on: Apr 17, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
The dangers are growing all the more real.
Matt Taibbi: The SuperRich in America Have Become 'Untouchables' Who Don't Go to Prison
Posted on: Apr 15, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Taibbi discusses his new book, "The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap."
The Secret History of How Banks Assumed Control of the U.S. Economy
Posted on: Apr 8, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Nomi Prins, author of the new book, 'All the Presidents' Bankers' shares her discoveries about the power of finance on the American economy.
War Workers: How Vulnerable Foreign Laborers Are Exploited on U.S. Military Bases
Posted on: Mar 10, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Foreign laborers on U.S. bases in Afghanistan are deceived and indebted, victims of local recruiters who charge thousands of dollars.
As Ukraine Violence Escalates, Leaked Tape Suggests U.S. Was Plotting Coup
Posted on: Feb 20, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Professor Stephen Cohen: "We are watching history being made, but history of the worst kind."
Is Ukraine's Opposition a Democratic Movement or a Force of Right-Wing Extremism?
Posted on: Jan 30, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
A debate on whether the rush to back Ukraine's opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin obscures a more complex reality beneath the surface.
Bill Moyers on the Dark Money Assault on Democracy and How Racism Stills Drives Our Politics
Posted on: Jan 27, 2014, Source: Democracy Now
Moyers, "We should know who’s buying our government."
Can South Sudan Survive Oil-Fueled Neocolonialism?
Posted on: Jan 27, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
A documentary film reveals how South Sudan, the world's newest state, has become ground zero for contemporary colonialism in Africa.
Democracy Now: Say It Ain't So: Japan Considering Restarting Its Nuclear Programs?
Posted on: Jan 15, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
Japan halted nearly all nuclear-related projects after the Fukushima disaster. However, Prime Minister Abe reversed its campaign pledge to move Japan away from nuclear energy.
New Mayor de Blasio: New York Can't Be "Exclusive Domain of the One Percent"
Posted on: Jan 2, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!
In his inaugural address, de Blasio focused on his campaign pledge to tackle what he called "a tale of two cities," a growing gap between rich and poor.
President Obama's New Normal: The Drone Strikes Continue
Posted on: Dec 26, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Americans abhor mass shootings at home. Why allow our government to commit mass murder abroad?
How America's Kids Got Hooked on Big Pharma's Meth
Posted on: Dec 19, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Are Adderall and Ritalin the best answer for ADHD? NYT Reporter Alan Schwarz and Gabor Mate get to the bottom of the problems around these issues.
Watch: Obama, Raul Castro, Maya Angelou Honor Nelson Mandela
Posted on: Dec 10, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Nearly 100 heads of state traveled to South Africa for the memorial.
Sy Hersh Bombshell: Obama "Cherry-Picked" Intel on Syrian Chemical Attack
Posted on: Dec 9, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
The New Yorker and Washington Post refused to publish Hersh's investigative story.
Jane Goodall and Vandana Shiva: Why Women Are Key to Solving Climate Crisis
Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Jane Goodall and Vandana Shiva discuss their decades of work devoted to protecting nature and saving future generations from the dangers of climate change.
"We Have to Consume Less": Scientists Call For Radical Economic Overhaul to Avert Climate Crisis
Posted on: Nov 21, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Two scientists are calling for "radical and immediate de-growth strategies in the U.S., EU and other wealthy nations."
Leaked Memo Reveals U.S. Plan to Oppose Helping Poor Nations Adapt to Climate Change
Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
The U.S. delegation is worried the talks in Warsaw will "focus increasingly on blame and liability."
Oliver Stone on 50th Anniversary of JFK Assassination & the Untold History of the United States
Posted on: Nov 6, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Stone argues how the official version of JFK's death could not possibly have happened.
Ex-Air Force Pilot Brandon Bryant on the Trauma He Experienced, Killing People Remotely Using Drones
Posted on: Oct 28, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
How the United States uses drones in war through the eyes of one of the first U.S. drone operators to speak out.
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