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Democracy Now! - June 28, 2013 at 9:00am
At Zimmerman Murder Trial, Defense Tries to Discredit Friend Who Heard Trayvon Martin’s Final Pleas; Senate Bill Creates Path for Undocumented Immigrants, But at Cost of Radically Militarized Border; Horace Campbell: Obama Takes "Imperial Tour" of Africa As World Honors Ailing Mandela.
Democracy Now! - June 27, 2013 at 9:00am
LGBT Movement Wins Defeat of DOMA & Prop 8, Fueling Momentum for Next Steps in Fight for Equality; The New Black: Documentary Film Explores Divisions in African-American Community Over LGBT Rights; The People’s Filibuster: Texas Governor Revives Anti-Abortion Bill Defeated by Protesters, Lawmakers.
Democracy Now! - June 26, 2013 at 9:00am
Supreme Court Guts Voting Rights Act, Sparking Fears of Rollback for Minorities Long After Jim Crow; Texas Showdown: Anti-Abortion Bill Fails After Protesters Fill Capitol to Cheer Marathon Filibuster; Obama’s Climate Plan: A Historic Turning Point or Too Reliant on Oil, Coal, Natural Gas?
Democracy Now! - June 25, 2013 at 9:00am
In Affirmative Action Ruling, Supreme Court Upholds Importance of Diversity in College Admissions; Insider Threat: Government Employees Urged to Tattle On Coworkers In Effort to Stop Classified Leaks; Eve Ensler on New Memoir & Confronting Gender Violence with Congolese Activist Christine Deschryver
Democracy Now! (9 am) - June 24, 2013 at 9:00am
Where is Edward Snowden? Glenn Greenwald on Asylum Request, Espionage Charge; More Leaks to Come; WikiLeaks Attorney Praises Ecuador For Considering Snowden Asylum Request Despite U.S. Pressure.
Democracy Now! - June 21, 2013 at 9:00am
The FBI’s License to Kill: Agents Have Been Deemed "Justified" in Every Shooting Since 1993; FBI’s Use of Drones for U.S. Surveillance Raises Fears over Privacy, Widening Corporate-Gov’t Ties; The Other James Gandolfini: "Sopranos" Actor Remembered For Support of Injured Vets, Community Media.
Democracy Now! - June 20, 2013 at 9:00am
Did U.S. Gov’t Lie about TWA Flight 800 Crash? Ex-Investigators Seek Probe as New Evidence Emerges; In Historic Victory for Community Radio, FCC Puts 1,000 Low-Power FM Frequencies Up For Grabs.
Democracy Now! - June 19, 2013 at 9:00am
Michael Hastings Dies at 33; Fearless Journalist Challenged Power & Exposed Myths of Afghan War; Defiant Turkish Demonstrators "Finding New Ways to Protest" in Face of Relentless State Crackdown; Mass Protests Sweep Brazil in Uproar over Public Services Cuts & High Costs of World Cup, Olympics...
Democracy Now! - June 18, 2013 at 9:00am
A Medical Ethics-free Zone? Guantánamo Doctors Urged to Stop Force-Feeding Hunger-Striking Prisoners; Glenn Greenwald: As Obama Makes "False" Surveillance Claims, Snowden Risks Life to Spark NSA Debate.
Democracy Now! - June 17, 2013 at 9:00am
Iran Elects Moderate President Hassan Rouhani — Will U.S. Respond by Easing Crippling Sanctions? As World Awaits U.S. Reaction to NSA Leaks, Movement Emerges to Support Edward Snowden in Hong Kong; Long Before Helping Expose NSA Spying, Journalist Laura Poitras Faced Harassment from U.S. Agents...
Democracy Now! - June 14, 2013 at 9:00am
Patrick Cockburn on U.S. Plans to Arm Syrian Rebels: Where is the Skepticism About Chemical Weapons? James Bamford on NSA Secrets, Keith Alexander’s Influence & Massive Growth of Surveillance, Cyberwar; Breast Cancer Patients Declare Victory as Supreme Court Bars Patenting of Human Genes.
Democracy Now! - June 13, 2013 at 9:00am
Juan Gonzalez: Failures in NYC’s New Billion-Dollar 911 System Could Be Costing Lives; Chris Pyle, Whistleblower on Domestic Spying in 70s, Says Be Wary of Attacks on NSA’s Critics; A Mexican Migrant’s Death Portends Dangers of Harsh "Border Security" in Senate Immigration Bill; As Judge Weighs...
Democracy Now! - June 12, 2013 at 9:00am
More Intrusive Than Eavesdropping? NSA Collection of Metadata Hands Gov’t Sweeping Personal Info; Is Edward Snowden a Hero? A Debate With Journalist Chris Hedges & Law Scholar Geoffrey Stone; Medgar Evers’ Murder, 50 Years Later: Widow Myrlie Evers-Williams Remembers "A Man for All Time."
Democracy Now! - June 11, 2013 at 9:00am
Digital Blackwater: How the NSA Gives Private Contractors Control of the Surveillance State; Striking Workers, Bangladeshi Activist Challenge Walmart on Labor Conditions at Stores & Factories.
Democracy Now! - June 10, 2013 at 9:00am
"You’re Being Watched": Edward Snowden Emerges as Source Behind Explosive Revelations of NSA Spying; Glenn Greenwald on How NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Helped Expose a "Massive Surveillance Apparatus"; "On a Slippery Slope to a Totalitarian State": NSA Whistleblower Rejects Gov’t Defense of Spying.
Democracy Now! - June 7, 2013 at 9:00am
"A Massive Surveillance State": Glenn Greenwald Exposes Covert NSA Program Collecting Calls, Emails; EXCLUSIVE Nasser al-Awlaki to Obama: Why Did You Kill My U.S.-Born Son, Grandson in Drone Strikes? Inside the U.S. Dirty War in Yemen with Jeremy Scahill, Nasser al-Awlaki, Sheikh Fareed.
Democracy Now! - June 6, 2013 at 9:00am
NSA Whistleblowers: "All U.S. Citizens" Targeted By Surveillance Program, Not Just Verizon Customers; Obama-Backed Trans-Pacific Partnership Expands Corporate Lawsuits Against Nations for Lost Profits; Civil Rights Veteran Chokwe Lumumba Elected Mayor of Jackson, Miss., Once a Center of Racial Abuse
Democracy Now! - June 5, 2013 at 9:00am
As U.S. Deploys Patriot Missiles and F-16s to Jordan, Could Syrian Conflict Engulf the Middle East? Debate: Supreme Court OKs Unfettered DNA Collection — An Invasion of Privacy or a Blow to Crime? Jim Crow After Roe? How States Are Regulating Abortion Out of Existence & Widening Health Inequality
Democracy Now! - June 3, 2013 at 9:00am
A Turkish Spring? Over 1,000 Injured as Anti-Government Protests Spread Outside of Istanbul; Bradley Manning Trial: After 3 Years, Army Whistleblower Begins Court Martial Shrouded in Secrecy.
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