Stories by Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy Now!, a daily international TV/radio news hour airing on more than 1,000 stations in North America. She is the co-author of “The Silenced Majority,” a New York Times best-seller. subscribe to Amy Goodman's feed

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.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The scholar says that a shift in America's opinion could make a difference surrounding the occupation.

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

You can designate someone as a terror suspect even without concrete evidence, according to the government.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

AlterNet's Max Blumenthal characterized the current conflict as "an absolute failure of U.S. diplomacy."

Posted on: Jun 24, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Activists have been organizing against the city's water shutoffs, saying they target Detroit’s most vulnerable families.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The memo explains the Obama administration's legal reasoning for killing a US citizen in a 2011 drone attack.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

A new report suggests much work remains to be done to turn the tide of inequality of minority voting in the U.S.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2014, Source: Democracy Now

It couldn't come soon enough.

Posted on: May 8, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

"We are proud that our direct actions and our pressure were felt and our voices were heard from the bottom up."

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

"Before we change the politics of this issue, we have to change the culture of this issue."

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

An organizer with the "Know Your IX" campaign stood with VP Biden as he unveiled the administration’s new guidelines for handling sexual assault cases in schools.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

The federal government's newest ruling abandoning net neutrality endangers everyone.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Naveed Shinwari and others fight back against the 13-year strong, well-funded U.S. War on Terror.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

A 60-year saga of rampant pollution and inadequate oversight that makes Toms River a cautionary tale for industrial towns.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2014, Source: Democracy Now

60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, segregation continues to define the public school experience.

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

Since 2004, the killing of environmental and land rights activists worldwide has tripled.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

As military expenses are projected to be 45% of the 2015 federal budget, Americans resist by refusing to pay taxes.

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

A debate on what the next step should be in the push for humane immigration reform.

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

Hundreds marched to protest a spate of deadly police shootings—the latest being the killing of a homeless man named James Boyd.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Not a single major bank employee saw imprisonment for mortgage fraud.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

What we lose when we lose privacy.

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

'Glory, glory, we need health care!'

Posted on: Mar 17, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

NSA masqueraded as Facebook server to infiltrate user data using malware 'implants.'

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

'You've got to be willing to heal, and you've got to let the hate go.'

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

CODEPINK founder and peace activist speaks from hospital about being violently attacked at Cairo's airport.

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

The plastics industry has a big propaganda denial campaign in the works.

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

Karim Khan was abducted Feb.5, just before he was due to travel to Europe to speak out about U.S. drone strikes. He was held for nine days and was repeatedly tortured and beaten.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Guardian journalist Luke Harding says paragraphs of his writing mysteriously disappeared while working on his latest book 'The Snowden Files.'

Posted on: Feb 13, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Will this bring the 6th mass extinction in Earth's history?

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

Days before his scheduled departure to Europe — where he would speak on the impact of U.S. drone wars — the anti-drone activist and journalist is missing.

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

A new press freedom survey shows the U.S. now ranks 46th among 180 countries, down 13 spots from the previous year.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2014, Source: Democracy Now!

Privacy advocates held one of their biggest online actions to keep the Internet open, private and free.

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

How two corrupt judges received $2.6 million in kickbacks from the private prison facility industry.

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

Okinawa's residents continue to resist human rights abuses and call for accountability.

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