Archives for Democracy Now! (9 am): May 2014

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Democracy Now! (9 am) - May 30, 2014 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! - May 29, 2014 at 9:00am
"A Peace Warrior": Poet, Civil Rights Activist Maya Angelou Remembered by Sonia Sanchez; The Case for Reparations: Ta-Nehisi Coates on Reckoning With U.S. Slavery & Institutional Racism.

Democracy Now! - May 28, 2014 at 9:00am
Obama Extends Nation’s Longest War to 2016, Leaving Afghan Civilians in U.S.-Taliban Crossfire; In Aiding Rescue of Kidnapped Schoolgirls in Nigeria, Will U.S. Expand Military Foothold in Africa? Egyptian Regime Scrambles to Boost Low Turnout in Election Sealing General Sisi’s Grip on Power.

Democracy Now! - May 27, 2014 at 9:00am
Will Election Unite Ukraine? Dozens Killed in Airport Battle as President-Elect Vows Russia Talks; #YesAllWomen: Rebecca Solnit on the Santa Barbara Massacre & Viral Response to Misogynist Violence.

Democracy Now! - May 26, 2014 at 9:00am
Remembering Vincent Harding, the Civil Rights Activist Who Wrote MLK’s Speech Against Vietnam War.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - May 23, 2014 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! - May 22, 2014 at 9:00am
NYC Suspends Massive 911 System Overhaul to Probe Lengthy Delays, $1 Billion Over Budget; Lavabit Founder: Gov’t "Bold-Faced Lies" & Mass Surveillance Effort Forced Me to Shut Down My Company; Missouri Death Row Prisoner Wins Stay in Case Challenging Secrecy, Undue Suffering in US Executions...

Democracy Now! - May 21, 2014 at 9:00am
The Guantánamo "Suicides" Revisited: Did CIA Hide Deaths of Tortured Prisoners at Secret Site? Facing Senate Uproar, Obama Admin to Release Memo Justifying Drone Killings of Americans Overseas; Koch Brothers Exposed: The Chilling New Documentary Republicans Don’t Want You to See; Behind the Koch...

Democracy Now! - May 20, 2014 at 9:00am
Sen. Al Franken: Media Mega-Mergers and FCC Rollback of Net Neutrality Threaten Democracy; Too Big To Jail? Credit Suisse Bank Pleads Guilty to Decades of Tax Evasion, But Execs Avoid Prison; As Another Major Bank Avoids Jail, Occupy Wall Street Protester Cecily McMillan Gets 3-Month Term; Snowden..

Democracy Now! - May 19, 2014 at 9:00am
"The Most Important Journalist You’ve Never Heard Of": Remembering William Worthy (1921-2014).

Democracy Now! - May 16, 2014 at 9:00am
India Elects Hard-Right Hindu Nationalist as New Indian Prime Minister Backed by Corporate Interests; “Pushy”: As NY Times Fires 1st Woman Exec. Editor, Decades-Long Bid for Newsroom Equality Continues; A Matter of Life and Death: Veterans Affairs Head Grilled Over Delays in Care For Returning...

Democracy Now! - May 15, 2014 at 9:00am
Debate: As FCC Votes on Internet’s Future, What’s the Best Way to Protect Net Neutrality? "We Have to Stop This Inequality": Fast-Food Worker Strike Spreads to Dozens of Cities; Walmart & Contractor Settle $21M Wage Theft Suit, Days After Obama Praises Penny-Pinching Retailer.

Democracy Now! - May 14, 2014 at 9:00am
"Right Out of a Spy Movie": Glenn Greenwald on First Secret Meeting with NSA Leaker Edward Snowden;Glenn Greenwald: U.S. Corporate Media is "Neutered, Impotent and Obsolete."

Democracy Now! - May 13, 2014 at 9:00am
"Collect It All": Glenn Greenwald on NSA Bugging Tech Hardware, Economic Espionage & Spying on U.N.; "The Stuff I Saw Really Began to Disturb Me": How the U.S. Drone War Pushed Snowden to Leak NSA Docs.

Democracy Now! - May 12, 2014 at 9:00am
After Chaotic Autonomy Votes, Negotiations Could Be Sole Path to Prevent Ukraine’s Disintegration; Did CIA’s Fake Polio Vaccination Program in Pakistan Help Fuel a Global Health Emergency? With First Images Since Kidnapping, Boko Haram Offers to Swap Nigerian Schoolgirls for Prisoners.

Democracy Now! - May 8, 2014 at 9:00am
As UN Torture Committee Probes Vatican, Sex-Abuse Survivors Urge Church to End Decades-Long Cover-up; Protestant Church Faces New Sex-Abuse Scandal as Victims Defy Threats, Censorship to Speak Out; After Abuse Under State Supervision, Transgender Connecticut Teen Held in Solitary Without Charge.

Democracy Now! - May 7, 2014 at 9:00am
Foretelling Devastating Impact, Will White House Climate Report Spark Action on Global Warming? Stanford Divests: Student-Led Movement Forces Elite School to Pull Its Money From Coal Companies; Will Dark Money Reshape North Carolina Political Landscape From Senate Race to State Supreme Court?

Democracy Now! - May 5, 2014 at 9:00am
Imprisoned Al Jazeera Journalist Details Abu Ghraib Torture & Why He’s Suing U.S. Contractor CACI; 10 Years After Abu Ghraib, Ex-Prisoners Seek Justice in Torture Lawsuit Against U.S. Contractor CACI; "War Criminals Shouldn’t Be Honored": Rutgers Students Nix Condoleezza Rice From Commencement...

Democracy Now! - May 2, 2014 at 9:00am
Juan González: Respect Key in "Landmark Agreement" Between NYC & Teachers Union; Pulitzer-winning Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas on "Documented: A Film by an Undocumented American”; "You Might Get Hit by a Car": On Secret Tape, FBI Threatens American Muslim Refusing To Be Informant...

Democracy Now! - May 1, 2014 at 9:00am
Lawyer for Next Oklahoma Prisoner Set for Death Calls for Independent Probe of Botched Execution; Brown Student Lena Sclove Speaks Out After School Lets Her Accused Rapist Return to Campus; After Tufts Found to Violate Title IX, How Student Rape Survivors Are Leading Movement for Reform.

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