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Democracy Now! - February 27, 2012 at 9:00am
Today in a Black History Month special, we spend the hour with the award-winning author Walter Mosley, who many people were introduced to when Bill Clinton praised his book while running for president. Mosley has published 37 books, including a series of bestselling mysteries...
Democracy Now! - February 22, 2012 at 9:00am
As Greece Erupts, BBC’s Paul Mason on "The New Global Revolutions" Over Austerity, Inequality; Foreign Intervention in Syria? A Debate With Joshua Landis and Karam Nachar.
Democracy Now! - February 21, 2012 at 9:00am
Palestinian Prisoner Khader Adnan to be Released from Israeli Jail After 66-Day Hunger Strike; Spying On Campus: New York Police Caught Monitoring Muslim Student Groups Throughout Northeast; As Calls For Intervention in Syria Grow, Vijay Prashad Urges Re-Evaluation of NATO Attack on Libya.
Democracy Now! - February 17, 2012 at 9:00am
"Where Are the Women?": Lawmakers Walk Out on Contraception Rule Hearing After Female Witness Barred; Anthony Shadid (1968-2012): Incomparable, Pulitzer-Winning Middle East Correspondent Dies in Syria; Florida Lawmakers Defeat Prison Privatization amid National Push for For-Profit Jails.
Democracy Now! - February 16, 2012 at 9:00am
Jeremy Scahill: U.S. Has Ignited Islamist Uprising in Impoverished, Divided Yemen; Iran Tensions Rise With Diplomat Bombings, Scientist Killings, Nuke Claims and Media War-Mongering; Deadly Fire at Overcrowded Prison Adds to Worsening Toll in Post-Coup Honduras.
Democracy Now! - February 15, 2012 at 9:00am
Army Whistleblower Lt. Col. Daniel Davis Says Pentagon Deceiving Public on Afghan War; New York Hospitals Saddle Uninsured Patients With Massive Debt Despite Millions in Gov’t Aid; On 1-Year Anniversary of Wisconsin Uprising, Gov. Walker Fights Recall Effort by Energized Movement.
Democracy Now! - February 14, 2012 at 9:00am
"Real Despair" Sweeps Through Greece as Severe Austerity Measures Demanded by E.U.-IMF Cripple Nation; “All There Is”: Love Stories From the StoryCorps Oral History Project With Founder Dave Isay.
Democracy Now! - February 13, 2012 at 9:00am
Whitney Houston Remembered for Unprecedented Crossover Success; Black Power on TV: How ‘Soul Train’ Host Don Cornelius (1936-2012) Reshaped Independent Black Media; Latin Jazz Musicians Lead Protest Against Grammys For Cutting 31 Musical Categories From Awards Show; U.S.-Backed Bahraini Forces...
Democracy Now! - February 9, 2012 at 9:00am
Coup in Maldives: Adviser to Ousted Pres. Mohamed Nasheed Speaks Out from Hiding as Arrest Sought; Ousted Maldives Pres. Mohamed Nasheed a Leading Voice for Island States Threatened by Global Warming; LGBTQ Rights Activists on Victories for Marriage Equality in California and Washington.
Democracy Now! - February 8, 2012 at 9:00am
Santorum Wins GOP Contests in 3 States as Evangelical Vote Surges and Pro-Romney Spending Dips; As Contraceptives Rule Enters GOP Race, Will Reproductive Rights Affect 2012 Election?; Ramarley Graham: NYPD Slays Unarmed Black Teen as Outrage Over Targeting of People of Color Grows.
Democracy Now! - February 7, 2012 at 9:00am
A Struggle for Regional Supremacy: Syria Conflict Escalates as World Powers Debate Assad’s Future; U.S. Maintains Embargo of Cuba After 50 Years, Despite International Condemnation; “Who Killed Che? How the CIA Got Away With Murder”: New Book Ties Johnson Admin to Guevara’s Death.
Democracy Now! - February 2, 2012 at 9:00am
"Gasland" Director Josh Fox Arrested at Congressional Hearing on Natural Gas Fracking; Obama’s Support for Natural Gas Drilling "A Painful Moment" for Communities Exposed to Fracking; After Right-Wing Campaign, Leading Breast Cancer Charity Komen Drops Funding for Planned Parenthood.
Democracy Now! - February 1, 2012 at 9:00am
Romney Gains Momentum with Florida Win, But Gingrich Vows Prolonged Fight; Exploring Mitt Romney’s Shifting Stances from "Moderate" Governor to GOP Front-Runner; Baltasar Garzón, Trailblazing Judge Who Pursued War Criminals, Faces Trial of His Own in Spain.