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Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 31, 2012 at 9:00am
Global Warming and Sandy: Heating of the Oceans Fuels Record Storm, Leaving Millions Without Power; Bainport Day 50: Workers at Bain-Owned Plant Ask Romney to Save Their Jobs from Going to China; As Sandy Recovery Begins, Romney Draws Scrutiny for Campaign Vow to Gut FEMA, Emergency Relief.

Democracy Now! - October 30, 2012 at 9:00am
Sandy Pummels East Coast; Historic Storm Leaves 13 Dead, Streets Submerged, Millions Without Power

Democracy Now! - October 29, 2012 at 9:00am
Bill McKibben on Hurricane Sandy and Climate Change: "If There Was Ever a Wake-up Call, This Is It"; Frankenstorm: Meteorologist Warns Hurricane Sandy an Outgrowth of Global Warming’s Extreme Weather; Nuclear Plants from Virginia to Vermont Could Be Impacted from Massive Hurricane Sandy; Hurricane..

Democracy Now! - October 26, 2012 at 9:00am
Who Owns the World? Noam Chomsky on U.S.-Fueled Dangers, from Climate Change to Nuclear Weapons.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 25, 2012 at 9:00am
Prop 34: Ex-San Quentin Prison Warden Jeanne Woodford Backs California Measure to End Death Penalty; A Life Sentence for Stealing Socks? California’s Prop 36 to Decide Future of Three-Strikes Law; Valeria "Munique" Tachiquin: U.S. Agent Kills Young Mother of 5 in Latest of Growing Border Deaths.

Democracy Now! - October 24, 2012 at 9:00am
Food Fight: Debating Prop 37, California’s Landmark Initiative to Label GMO Food; Michael Pollan: California’s Prop 37 Fight to Label GMOs Could Galvanize Growing U.S. Food Movement; Michael Pollan: From GMOs to NYC’s Soda Ban, Local Efforts Challenge Agri-giants’ National Control.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 23, 2012 at 9:00am
Exclusive: As Obama and Romney Agree on Afghan War, Israel and Syria, Third Parties Give Alternative.

Democracy Now! - October 22, 2012 at 9:00am
George McGovern Dies at 90: Remembering Democratic Senator, Antiwar Candidate’s Life and Legacy; "Long Distance Revolutionary": New Documentary Tells Untold Story of Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Life Journey; EXCLUSIVE: "No Way Out"–Freed Hiker Shane Bauer On Solitary Confinement From Iran to United States.

Democracy Now! - October 19, 2012 at 9:00am
As Sen. McGovern Nears Death, How the Antiwar Candidate Challenged Vietnam and Inspired Generation

Democracy Now! - October 18, 2012 at 9:00am
Minnesota Anti-Gay Constitutional Amendment Fuels National Battle over Marriage Equality; Greg Palast: “Mitt Romney’s Bailout Bonanza: How He Made Millions From The Rescue of Detroit"; Greg Palast on "Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal An Election in 9 Easy Steps”; Six Arrested in Illinois

Democracy Now! - October 17, 2012 at 9:00am
Green Party Candidates Arrested, Shackled to Chairs For 8 Hours After Trying to Enter Hofstra Debate; Exclusive: Expanding the Debate with Third-Party Candidates Jill Stein, Virgil Goode, Rocky Anderson.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 16, 2012 at 9:00am
Secret Debate Contract Reveals Obama and Romney Campaigns Exclude Third Parties, Control Questions; Glenn Greenwald: Presidential Debates Highlight "Faux Objectivity" of Mainstream Journalists; Chilean Student Movement Awarded For Organizing Nation’s Largest Protests Since Pinochet Era.

Democracy Now! - October 15, 2012 at 9:00am
Texas Landowners Join Environmentalists for Historic Blockade of Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline; Koch Brothers Among U.S. Billionaires Pressuring Thousands of Employees to Vote GOP on Election Day; Vote Stalkers: Obama, Romney Campaigns Mine Trove of Voters’ Online Data to Win 2012 Election.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 12, 2012 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 11, 2012 at 9:00am
Birthplace of Atomic Bomb, New Mexico Remains Center of Massive U.S. Nuclear Arsenal; After Decades of Uranium Mining, Navajo Nation Struggles With Devastating Legacy of Contamination; "Earthship Biotecture": Renegade New Mexico Architect’s Radical Approach to Sustainable Living.

Democracy Now! - October 10, 2012 at 9:00am
Wal-Mart Workers in 12 States Stage Historic Strikes, Protests Against Workplace Retaliation; As Bain Ships Jobs to China, Bainport Protesters Arrested for Blocking Illinois Factory’s Closure; Bain Capital & Big Tobacco: Romney’s Firm Profited From U.S.-Russia Cigarette Deals & Privatizations...

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 9, 2012 at 9:00am
Danny Glover: Record Venezuela Turnout Hands Chávez Convincing Mandate to Continue Social Agenda; All the Missing Horses: Federal Gov’t Selling Wild Horses to Western Dealer Linked to Slaughter; Uninsured Cancer Patient Saved by Little-Known Obamacare "Bridge" Program on Pre-Existing Conditions...

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 8, 2012 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! - October 5, 2012 at 9:00am
On Afghan War 11th Anniversary, Vets Confront Mental Health Crisis, Soldier Suicides and Violence.

Democracy Now! - October 4, 2012 at 9:00am
Expanding the Debate Exclusive: Third Party Candidates Break the Sound Barrier As Obama-Romney Spar.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - October 3, 2012 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! - October 2, 2012 at 9:00am
As U.S. Death Toll in Afghanistan Passes 2,000 Mark, Phyllis Bennis on America’s Longest War; Va. Tech Shooting Survivor Recounts 2007 Massacre and Urges Obama, Romney to Address Gun Violence; "Guns Are an Idea Whose Time Has Passed": Poet, Scholar Nikki Giovanni on the Va. Tech Massacre.

Democracy Now! - October 1, 2012 at 9:00am
The 1 Percent Court? After Healthcare, Supreme Court Returns to a Docket Heavy on Divisive Issues; In Shell Case, Will Supreme Court’s View of Corporate Personhood Mean Liability for Crimes Abroad?; Onerous Requirements Under Virginia’s TRAP Law Could Force Closure of State’s Abortion Clinics...

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