Stories by Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy Now! and the co-author of The Silenced Majority. subscribe to Amy Goodman's feed

Posted on: Jul 2, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

The esteemed scholar offers his views crisis over Greece's debt problems.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

The president discussed racism with comedian Marc Maron, days after the Charleston shooting.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2015, Source: Democracy Now

The Yes Men, a culture jamming activist duo, took to the streets of New York posing as representatives of Shell.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2015, Source: Democracy Now

Kayaktivists are protesting against Shell oil drilling in the Arctic by preventing the rig from leaving the Port of Seattle. While dozens were arrested, activists vow to continue protesting.

Posted on: May 13, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

"They did kill bin Laden. That’s all true, and the rest of it is sort of hooey," said the journalist.

Posted on: May 5, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

'Psychologists are feeling betrayed by our association,' says a co-author of a report linking the APA to government torture.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

New '(T)ERROR' Documentary goes inside the world of an informant who has played a key role in several major terrorism cases.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

A documentary contends livestock is the leading cause of deforestation, water consumption and pollution.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

Assange's lawyer on the latest legal developments.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

It would take remedying the massive damage inflicted on Iraq in order to deal with the turmoil in the region.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

White supremacy in America was even more extreme and savage than in South Africa, says the noted scholar.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

The U.S. helped provide the arms to Israel in last year's destruction of Gaza.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

If the Podemos party wins Spain’s national elections, Pablo Iglesias could become the next prime minister.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

The global movement in more than 200 countries to end sexual violence against women is pushing back harder than ever.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

The US should think very carefully before throwing munitions into an extremely tense situation.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

A new documentary explores the problem of campus rape and shows how rare criminal convictions are.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

Steve Emerson's gaffe on Fox News raises questions about the entire field of so-called "terrorism experts."

Posted on: Jan 12, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

Hypocritical world leaders headed a rally of about 3.7 million across France in response to the Charlie Hebdo shootings.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2015, Source: Democracy Now!

We give the CIA a greater and greater role in waging this covert war, says expert Scott Horton.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

It is a desperate and very serious battle over impunity, says an expert.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Scott Panetti was convicted of murder in 1992 and is scheduled to die today.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

"There is no reason that our local law enforcement should have military weapons," said Ashley Yates.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

As Darren Wilson resigns from the Ferguson police force, protests continue over a grand jury’s decision not to indict him for shooting dead Michael Brown.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The British comedian talks about fighting inequality, addiction, militarized policing, and Noam Chomsky.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Hoh, who resigned his post in protest in 2009 over Afghanistan, said that "this will spin out of control for the United States."

Posted on: Nov 3, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

This election could turn the tide.

Posted on: Oct 22, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The renowned academic recently addressed the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict to 800 people inside the U.N. General Assembly hall.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Risen, who could face prison time, says that "without aggressive investigative reporting, we can’t really have a democracy."

Posted on: Oct 3, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

"What President Obama is doing is embracing the very lies that made the Cheney-Bush Iraq War possible."

Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Hong Kong is facing its biggest political unrest in decades as tens of thousands of protesters demand greater freedom from China.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The protests have been dubbed Umbrella Revolution, for the umbrellas protesters have used to hide from the tear gas.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

According to writer Murtaza Hussain, anonymous officials say there was not any plan in the works to attack the United States.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

"We have the accomplishment of having repressive Arab regimes joining us in bombing another Arab state.”

Posted on: Sep 16, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Emma Sulkowicz said the school had botched her case.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has sparked an outcry over its withdrawal of a job offer to Steven Salaita.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

"We're letting these corporations and franchises know that this movement is not a game."

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Net neutrality is under threat as the FCC considers allowing large ISPs to create separate fast lanes and slow lanes.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Reporter injured by a rubber bullet and arrested discusses harassment of journalists in Ferguson.

Posted on: Aug 19, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

"The foundation for the tension between police and the community has not changed," says law professor.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Protests began immediately after the shooting of Michael Brown. Demonstrators have been met by riot police with dogs.