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Democracy Now! - January 31, 2014 at 9:00am
We Will Not Break the Law to Enforce the Law": NYC to Reform Stop & Frisk, End Racial Profiling; Wallace Shawn on Artistic Solidarity: As Glenn Greenwald Can’t Return to U.S., I Took My Play To Him.
Democracy Now! - January 30, 2014 at 9:00am
From Al Jazeera on Trial to Bloggers Behind Bars, Army-Run Egypt Sees Growing "Silencing of Dissent"; Sharif Abdel Kouddous: 3 Years After Revolution, Egypt Faces Deadly Polarization & Growing Militancy; Debate: Is Ukraine’s Opposition a Democratic Movement or a Force of Right-Wing Extremism?
Democracy Now! - January 29, 2014 at 9:00am
In SOTU, Obama Tells Divided Congress to Expect Executive Action in Face of Continued Obstructio; "A Silent Coup": Jeremy Scahill & Bob Herbert on Corporate, Military Interests Shaping Obama’s SOTU; Five Years of the "Same Rhetoric": Immigration Activist Faults Obama’s SOTU, Deportation Policy.
Democracy Now! - January 28, 2014 at 9:00am
We Shall Overcome": Remembering Folk Icon, Activist Pete Seeger in His Own Words & Songs.
Democracy Now! - January 27, 2014 at 9:00am
State of Conflict: Bill Moyers on North Carolina’s Right-Wing Takeover & the Citizens Fighting Back; Bill Moyers on Dark Money, the Attack on Voting Rights & How Racism Stills Drives Our Politics.
Democracy Now! - January 24, 2014 at 9:00am
South Sudan Reaches Ceasefire, But Will Nascent State Survive Oil-Fueled Neo-Colonialism? We Are the Giant: Bahrain’s Top Family of Activists Pays Heavy Price for Challenging US-Backed Gov’t; Romantic Comedy "Obvious Child" Offers Groundbreaking Cinematic Take on Abortion.
Democracy Now! - January 23, 2014 at 9:00am
"Cesar’s Last Fast": How Cesar Chavez Risked Death to Protect the Lives of Farmworkers He Championed; Freedom Summer: How Civil Rights Activists Braved Violence to Challenge Racism in 1964 Mississippi; Through A Lens Darkly: How African Americans Use Photography to Shape Their Cultural Representat.
Democracy Now! - January 22, 2014 at 9:00am
Private Violence: Survivors & Advocates Confront Victim-Blaming & the Epidemic of Domestic Abuse; Alive Inside: How the Magic of Music Proves Therapeutic for Patients With Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
Democracy Now! - January 21, 2014 at 9:00am
The Internet’s Own Boy: Film on Aaron Swartz Captures Late Activist’s Struggle for Online Freedom.
Democracy Now! - January 17, 2014 at 9:00am
“We Want To Fight For This Cause”: Nuclear Refugees From Fukushima Join Anti-Nuke Protests; Mayor of Town That Hosted Fukushima Nuclear Plant Says He Was Told: “No Accident Could Ever Happen”; Protests Grow in Japan: “We Want to Bring Our Message to the World to Stop Nuclear Power Plants”
Democracy Now! - January 16, 2014 at 9:00am
Okinawa’s Revolt: Decades of Rape, Environmental Harm by U.S. Military Spur Residents to Rise Up; Japan’s Peace Boat Journeys to Confront Buried Crimes of the Past & Build Ties for a Hopeful Future; Japan Remains Hotbed of TPP Protest as U.S. Tries to Fast-track Trade Deal, Crush Environmental Laws.
Democracy Now! - January 15, 2014 at 9:00am
Shock Doctrine in Japan: Shinzo Abe’s Rightward Shift to Militarism, Secrecy in Fukushima’s Wake; From Atomic Bombings to Fukushima, Japan Pursues a Nuclear Future Despite a Devastating Past; For Fukushima’s Displaced, a Struggle to Recover Lives Torn Apart by Nuclear Disaster.
Democracy Now! - January 14, 2014 at 9:00am
Erin Brockovich: After Chemical Spill, West Virginians Organizing "Stronger Than I’ve Ever Seen"; West Virginia Water Crisis: Behind Chemical Spill, Gaping Holes in State and Federal Regulation; Dog Whistle Politics: How Politicians Use Coded Racism to Push Through Policies Hurting All.
Democracy Now! - January 13, 2014 at 9:00am
Noam Chomsky on the Legacy of Ariel Sharon: Not Speaking Ill of the Dead "Imposes a Vow of Silence; Noam Chomsky: Sabra & Shatila Massacre That Forced Sharon’s Ouster Recalls Worst of Jewish Pogroms; Rashid Khalidi & Noam Chomsky: For Peace Today, US Must End Support for Sharon’s Expansionist Legacy
Democracy Now! - January 10, 2014 at 9:00am
Amiri Baraka (1934-2014): Poet-Playwright-Activist Who Shaped Revolutionary Politics, Black Culture.
Democracy Now! - January 9, 2014 at 9:00am
Will New Jersey’s Traffic Controversy Jam Gov. Christie’s Presidential Hopes for 2016? In New York City’s Transformed Political Era, Progressives Take Major Posts Under Mayor de Blasio; 50 Years After LBJ’s "War on Poverty," a Call for a New Fight Against 21st Century Inequality...
Democracy Now! - January 8, 2014 at 9:00am
"It Was Time to Do More Than Protest": 1971 Burglars Who Exposed COINTELPRO Reveal Their Identities.
Democracy Now! - January 7, 2014 at 9:00am
Court Ruling on Gay Marriage Ban Makes Utah an Unlikely New Front in Struggle for LGBT Equality; Weather Whiplash: As Polar Vortex Brings Deep Freeze, Is Extreme Weather Linked to Climate Change? From Sandy to Haiyan, Year of Extreme Weather Brings More Coverage of Climate Change...
Democracy Now! - January 6, 2014 at 9:00am
Rethinking Marijuana: As Colorado Opens World’s First Pot Retail Stores, NY to Allow Medical Usage; "Drugs Aren’t the Problem": Neuroscientist Carl Hart on Brain Science & Myths about Addiction; A Socialist Elected in Seattle: Kshama Sawant on Occupy, Fight for 15, Boeing’s "Economic Blackmail."
Democracy Now! - January 3, 2014 at 9:00am
Texas Student: After Reporting Rape, I Was Accused of "Public Lewdness," Sent to Disciplinary School; NAFTA at 20: Lori Wallach on U.S. Job Losses, Record Income Inequality, Mass Displacement in Mexico; Zapatista Uprising 20 Years Later: How Indigenous Mexicans Stood Up Against NAFTA Death Sentence
Democracy Now! - January 2, 2014 at 9:00am
Newly Elected Mayor Bill de Blasio: NYC Cannot Become the "Exclusive Domain of the One Percent"; Harry Belafonte Urges de Blasio to Fight Poverty, Stop-and-Frisk & "Dickensian Justice System"; Public Advocate Letitia James: Time to Tackle "Gilded Age of Inequality" in New York City...
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