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Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 31, 2013 at 6:00am
Immigration Activists Win Reunion for Phoenix-Area Family After Deportation Almost Tears Them Apart; Obama Offers Hope on Immigration Reform, But Emphasis on Enforcement Portends More Criminalization; Redemption: Oscar-Nominated Doc Follows the Working Poor Who Survive on Collecting Bottles and Cans
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 30, 2013 at 6:00am
Is Egypt on the Brink of Collapse? Sharif Abdel Kouddous Reports from Restive City of Port Said; Ex-CIA Agent, Whistleblower John Kiriakou Sentenced to Prison While Torturers He Exposed Walk Free; Whistleblower John Kiriakou: For Embracing Torture, John Brennan a "Terrible Choice to Lead the CIA."
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 29, 2013 at 6:00am
The Gatekeepers: In New Film, Ex-Shin Bet Chiefs Denounce Occupation, Compare Israel to Nazi Germany; Seattle’s Teacher Uprising: High School Faculty Faces Censure for Boycotting Standardized MAP Tests.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 28, 2013 at 6:00am
Fruitvale, Depiction of Oscar Grant’s Last Day of Life, Takes Top Prizes at Sundance Film Festival; Dirty Wars, Documentary on U.S. Covert Warfare Abroad, Wins Sundance Cinematography Award; "Running from Crazy": Mariel Hemingway Tackles Family History of Suicide, Mental Illness in New Doc.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 23, 2013 at 6:00am
"We Steal Secrets": Alex Gibney’s New Documentary Explores the Story of WikiLeaks; WikiLeaks Legal Adviser: "We Steal Secrets" Overlooks Key Facets of Julian Assange’s Persecution; "Fire in the Blood": Millions Die in Africa After Big Pharma Blocks Imports of Generic AIDS Drugs.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 22, 2013 at 6:00am
Inaugurating 2nd Term, Obama Hints at a More Progressive Domestic Agenda Than in His First 4 Years; Dirty Wars: Jeremy Scahill and Rick Rowley’s New Film Exposes Hidden Truths of Covert U.S. Warfare.
Democracy Now! 2013 Inauguration Coverage - January 21, 2013 at 6:00am
Host Amy Goodman brings an expanded Democracy Now live broadcast from 6 am - 10 am. Scheduled guests include: Angela Davis, Danny Glover, Alice Walker, Ralph Nader, Rita Dove, Katrina vanden Heuvel, Van Jones, Sonia Sanchez, Julian Bond, Marian Wright Edelman, Barbara Ehrenreich and more.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 18, 2013 at 6:00am
"Unintended Consequences of Military Intervention": Roots of Mali, Algeria Crisis Tied to Libya War; "The Tony Soprano of the Cycling World": Dave Zirin on Lance Armstrong’s Doping Confession; Notre Dame Football Faulted For Covering Up Manti Te’o Hoax While Refusing to Probe Rape Scandal...
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 17, 2013 at 6:00am
Exclusive: Aaron Swartz’s Partner, Expert Witness Say Prosecutors Unfairly Targeted Dead Activist; As Obama Prepares for 2nd Term, Tavis Smiley Urges Him to Take Up MLK’s Fight Against Poverty.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 16, 2013 at 6:00am
VA. Tech Shooting Survivor: Obama’s Gun Plan a 1st Step, But "We Need a Movement" to Overcome NRA; Debate on Armed Police in Schools: Needed For Kid Safety or Part of the Student-to-Prison Pipeline?; Behind the NRA’s Money: Gun Lobby Deepens Financial Ties to $12 Billion Firearms Industry.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 15, 2013 at 6:00am
Admin Aids French Bombing of Mali After U.S.-Trained Forces Join Rebels in Uranium-Rich Region; "Kill Anything That Moves": New Book Exposes Hidden Crimes of the War Kerry, Hagel Fought in Vietnam.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 14, 2013 at 6:00am
"An Incredible Soul": Lawrence Lessig Remembers Aaron Swartz After Leading Cyberactivist’s Suicide; Freedom to Connect: Aaron Swartz (1986-2013) on Victory To Save Open Internet, Fight Online Censors.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 11, 2013 at 6:00am
"Failure of Epic Proportions": Treasury Nominee Jack Lew’s Pro-Bank, Austerity, Deregulation Legacy; Matt Taibbi & William Black on Bailout Secrets & How New Foreclosure Deal Spares Banks From Justice; Three Years After the Quake, How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 10, 2013 at 6:00am
Debate: With Chávez Ailing, Venezuela’s Longstanding Divisions Threaten New Political Upheaval; Bronx Residents Accosted by NYPD Win Landmark Court Ruling Deeming “Stop and Frisk” Tactic Illegal.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 9, 2013 at 6:00am
Australia on Fire: Record-Shattering Heat, Wildfires Engulf World’s Largest Exporter of Coal; Part 2: Al Jazeera’s Sami al-Hajj on His 438-Day Hunger Strike in U.S. Detention at Gitmo Prison; As Brennan Tapped for CIA, Case of Somali Detainees Highlights Obama’s Embrace of Secret Renditions.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 8, 2013 at 6:00am
4 Years After Vow to Close Gitmo, Why Has Obama Signed NDAA Bill Barring Transfer of Its Prisoners?; Exclusive: As Gitmo Turns 11, Al Jazeera’s Sami al-Hajj on 6-Year Ordeal of U.S. Detention, Torture.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 7, 2013 at 6:00am
Obama’s Cheney? "Assassination Czar" John Brennan Brings Legacy of Drone War and Torture to CIA Nod; Chuck Hagel Faces Tough Confirmation from Senate Hawks for Rejecting Party Line on Israel, Iran; Hacker Group Anonymous Leaks Chilling Video in Case of Alleged Steubenville Rape, Cover-U.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 4, 2013 at 6:00am
Newly Sworn-In 113th Congress Is the Most Diverse in History, But Not the Most Progressive; Is Fracking Safe? Debate on Controversial Natural Gas Drilling Technique As NY Moratorium May Expire.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 3, 2013 at 6:00am
Indian Gang-Rape Victim’s Attackers Charged with Murder, Protesters Push for Broader Women’s Rights; Exposé Reveals Walmart Blocked Improvements Despite Vows To Improve Safety After Deadly Factory Fire.
Democracy Now! (6 am) - January 2, 2013 at 6:00am
So-Called Fiscal Cliff Averted as Congress Begins New Fight over Spending on Social Welfare Programs; Will 350.org Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign Be Key Tactic in 2013 Battle Over Climate Change?; “An Enormous Loss”: Rebecca Tarbotton, Leading Environmentalist Dies in Swimming Accident.