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Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 31, 2011 at 9:00am
ATF Whistleblower: U.S. Gun Sting "Fast & Furious" Has Left Trail of "Crime Scenes and Dead Bodies"; As Grim Details Emerge, Guatemalan Victims Seek Justice for U.S. Medical Experiments in 1940s.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 30, 2011 at 9:00am
Vermont Radio Station Provides Crucial Details for Flooded Residents amidst Historic Devastation; Ex-Bush Official Col. Lawrence Wilkerson: "I am Willing to Testify" If Dick Cheney is Put on Trial; Army Ranger Widow Confronts Rumsfeld over His Lies that Convinced Her Husband to Join the Military.

Democracy Now! - August 29, 2011 at 9:00am
"We Are Still Under Siege": Vermont Gov. Shumlin on Catastrophic Flooding & Climate Change; Bill McKibben: Will Hurricane Irene Be a Wake-Up Call about Climate Change?; Shored Up: Debate over Development on Barrier Islands Intensifies After Hurricane; NYC Criticized For Failing To Evacuate Prisoners

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 26, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! - August 25, 2011 at 9:00am
With CIA Help, New York Police Secretly Monitored Mosques, Muslim Communities Post-9/11; "Terrorists for the FBI:" How the FBI Uses Informants to Surveil and Entrap Americans.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 24, 2011 at 9:00am
The One Billion Dollar Question: Who Are the Libyan Rebels?; The 9/11 TV News Archive: 3,000 Hours of Video News Coverage of 2001 Attacks Posted Online; Pioneering Internet Archivists Brewster Kahle and Rick Prelinger on Preservation in the Digital Age.

Democracy Now! - August 23, 2011 at 9:00am
As Fighting Continues in Tripoli, A Look at Role of the U.S., NATO and Oil Firms in Libya Uprising; Over 160 Arrested in Ongoing Civil Disobedience Against Keystone XL Tar Sands Oil Pipeline; Covering Up Wall Street Crimes: Matt Taibbi Exposes How SEC Shredded Thousands of Investigations.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 22, 2011 at 9:00am
Report from Libya: Gaddafi Regime on Brink of Collapse as Rebels Storm Tripoli; "Libya Has Reignited the Flame of Liberty in the Arab World": Juan Cole, Khaled Mattawa on Uprising; West Memphis Three Freed From Jail 18 Years After Being Convicted Amid “Wave of Satanic Hysteria.”

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 19, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 18, 2011 at 9:00am
Juan Gonzalez: Verizon Workers’ Strike "Most Important Labor Battle Going on Today"; Undocumented Student Fanny Martinez Arrested Protesting Controversial Secure Communities Program; Should U.S. End Secure Communities? Sheriff Adrian Garcia Debates Immigrant Advocate Chris Newman; As Biden Visits...

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 17, 2011 at 9:00am
Human Rights Watch: Abuses by All Sides Fueling Crisis in Somalia; Rick Perry Stirs Ire for Fed Threat, "Economic Miracle" Claim & Calling Entitlements "Ponzi Scheme";l Ex-Evangelical Denounces Michele Bachmann & Calls Christian Reconstructionist Politics "Anti-American".

Democracy Now! - August 16, 2011 at 9:00am
Bay Area Rapid Transit Accused of Censorship for Blocking Wireless Services to Foil Protests; Disguised Member of Hacktivist Group "Anonymous" Defends Retaliatory Action Against BART; Hacktivism’s Global Reach, From Targeting Scientology to Backing Wikileaks and the Arab Spring.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 15, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 12, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 11, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 10, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 9, 2011 at 9:00am

Democracy Now! - August 8, 2011 at 9:00am
“Nickel & Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America”: Barbara Ehrenreich on the Job Crisis & Wealth Gap; The Battle for Egypt’s Media: Video Report on Press Freedom After the Revolution.

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 5, 2011 at 9:00am
Cargill Meat Recall Heightens Fears Budgets Cuts Will Weaken Oversight, Threaten Public Health; Secretive Corporate-Legislative Group ALEC Holds Annual Meeting to Rewrite State Laws; Secretive Corporate-Legislative Group ALEC Holds Annual Meeting to Rewrite State Laws; New Exposé Tracks ALEC-Private

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 4, 2011 at 9:00am
Women Hurt Most by Debt Deal Cuts to Medicare, Social Security, Tuition; Guatemalan Soldiers Sentenced to 6,060 Years in Prison for Role in 1982 Massacre; Video Report from Cairo: Egyptians Celebrate as Mubarak Stands Trial for Murder, Corruption; Failed Education Reform in Chile Prompts Hunger...

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 3, 2011 at 9:00am
Rep. Donna Edwards on Why She Voted Against Debt Deal: “A Bad Framework for the Future”; Economist Dean Baker Predicts A "Really Bad Deal or No Deal" from Deficit "Super Committee"; Syrian Forces Attack Civilians in Hama as U.N. Security Council Wavers on Condemning Crackdown; Thousands Protest...

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 2, 2011 at 9:00am
After Months of Partisan Wrangling, Wall Street & Pentagon Emerge Victorious on Debt Deal; As Ramadan Begins, Assad Regime Intensifies Deadly Crackdown on Syrian Protesters; Syrian Activist Razan Zaitouneh: Assad Regime the Lone "Terrorist Group" Inside Syria; Ahead of Mubarak Trial...

Democracy Now! (9 am) - August 1, 2011 at 9:00am

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