Democracy Now! Audio

News & Politics Podcasts

Democracy Now! is an independent daily TV & radio news program, hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. We provide daily global news headlines, in-depth interviews and investigative reports without any advertisements or government funding. Our programming shines a spotlight on corporate and government abuses of power and lifts up the stories of ordinary people working to make change in extraordinary times. Democracy Now! is live weekdays at 8am ET and available 24/7 through our website and podcasts.

Location:

United States

Description:

Democracy Now! is an independent daily TV & radio news program, hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. We provide daily global news headlines, in-depth interviews and investigative reports without any advertisements or government funding. Our programming shines a spotlight on corporate and government abuses of power and lifts up the stories of ordinary people working to make change in extraordinary times. Democracy Now! is live weekdays at 8am ET and available 24/7 through our website and podcasts.

Language:

English


Episodes

Democracy Now! 2023-02-06 Monday

2/6/2023
Headlines for February 06, 2023; U.S. Downs Chinese Balloon as Blinken Cancels Summit & U.S. Expands Military Presence in Philippines; War as Crime of Aggression: Reed Brody on Prosecuting Putin & Probing Western Leaders for Other Wars; Kimberlé Crenshaw on Critical Race Theory, Intersectionality & the Right-Wing War on Public Education

Duration:00:59:00

"We Want a Better Future": Meet an Asylum Seeker Evicted from NYC Hotel, Demanding Humane Treatment

2/3/2023
This week, New York City police evicted an encampment of asylum seekers outside the Watson Hotel who were protesting plans to house them in a remote, crowded and cold facility. Watch our full interview with a Venezuelan asylum seeker named Ruben, who was evicted from the hotel.

Duration:00:17:32

Democracy Now! 2023-02-03 Friday

2/3/2023
Headlines for February 03, 2023; Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Khalil Gibran Muhammad & E. Patrick Johnson on the Fight over Black History; “We Want to Be Treated Like Human Beings”: Evicted Asylum Seeker in NYC Requests Housing, Job Permits

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-02-02 Thursday

2/2/2023
Headlines for February 02, 2023; “No More”: At Tyre Nichols Funeral, VP Harris, Rev. Sharpton Join Family, Demand Police Accountability; Atlanta’s “Cop City” Moves Ahead After Police Kill 1 Protester & Charge 19 with Domestic Terrorism; “All That Breathes”: Oscar-Nominated Doc About Brothers Saving Birds Amid Delhi’s Ecological Collapse

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-02-01 Wednesday

2/1/2023
Headlines for February 01, 2023; Howard Prof. Justin Hansford & Abolitionist Andrea Ritchie on Tyre Nichols & Calls for No More Police; Standoff at NYC Hotel: Asylum Seekers Protest Relocation & Demand Their Right to Shelter in City

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-31 Tuesday

1/31/2023
Headlines for January 31, 2023; Asylum Seekers Refuse to Leave Manhattan Hotel, Citing Inhumane Conditions at Brooklyn Shelter; “Elite” Police Units Face More Scrutiny as Memphis SCORPION Unit Disbanded over Tyre Nichols Death; Rikers Jail Whistleblower Decries Collapse of LGBTQ+ Unit Meant to Protect Trans Detainees; Marxist Economist Richard Wolff on How the Debt Ceiling Benefits the Rich & Powerful

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-30 Monday

1/30/2023
Headlines for January 30, 2023; “An Intolerable Situation”: Rashid Khalidi & Orly Noy on Israeli Colonialism & Escalating Violence; Tyre Nichols: Video of Fatal Police Beating in Memphis Spurs New Demands for Police Accountability; “Every Community Has a Tyre Nichols”: New Jersey Activists Demand Justice for Carl Dorsey

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-27 Friday

1/27/2023
Headlines for January 27, 2023; Memphis BLM Activist: Tyre Nichols’ Killing Is Part of Police Brutality Crisis Facing Black Residents; Tyre Nichols’ Parents Remember Son as “Beautiful Soul” & Describe Video of Beating by Memphis Police

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-26 Thursday

1/26/2023
Headlines for January 26, 2023; “20 Days in Mariupol”: Meet the Ukrainian Filmmaker Who Risked His Life Documenting Russian Siege; Biden Proposes Renters Bill of Rights as Landlords Make Record Profits; Housing Advocates Want More

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-25 Wednesday

1/25/2023
Headlines for January 25, 2023; As Germany & U.S. Agree on Tanks for Ukraine, German MP Accuses U.S. of Pushing Berlin into Proxy War; Doomsday Clock Moves Closer to Midnight: Peace Activist Frida Berrigan Demands Nuclear Disarmament; “Lacks Educational Value”? Critics Slam Florida’s Rejection of AP African American Studies Course

Duration:00:59:00

Jeremy Scahill on Mistreatment of Whistleblowers & Uneven Enforcement of Laws over Classified Papers

1/24/2023
The Intercept’s Jeremy Scahill talks more about his latest article, “The Secrets Presidents Keep in Their Garages and Luxury Resorts: The ceaseless political scandals over classified documents point to deeper systemic problems with Washington’s obsession with secrecy.”

Duration:00:22:55

Democracy Now! 2023-01-24 Tuesday

1/24/2023
Headlines for January 24, 2023; As Asian Americans Reel After Mass Shootings in California, Will Congress Take Any Action on Guns?; Jeremy Scahill: Biden & Trump Scandals Point to Deeper Problems with Overclassification of Gov’t Docs

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-23 Monday

1/23/2023
Headlines for January 23, 2023; Free Julian Assange: Noam Chomsky, Dan Ellsberg & Jeremy Corbyn Lead Call at Belmarsh Tribunal

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-20 Friday

1/20/2023
Headlines for January 20, 2023; U.K. MP Jeremy Corbyn on Freeing Julian Assange, the Working Class, Brazil, Peru & Ending Ukraine War; Atlanta Police Kill Forest Defender at Protest Encampment Near Proposed “Cop City” Training Center; Keenan Anderson: BLM Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors Demands Justice for Cousin’s Death After LAPD Tasing

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-19 Thursday

1/19/2023
Headlines for January 19, 2023; Defeated GOP Candidate in New Mexico Arrested over Shootings at Homes of 4 Democratic Officials; Azerbaijan Blockades Nagorno-Karabakh Region, Angering Armenia & Raising Specter of a New War; “Out of the Lab and Into the Streets”: Meet Earth Scientist Fired After Engaging in Climate Protests

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-18 Wednesday

1/18/2023
Headlines for January 18, 2023; Roe v. Wade at 50 (Almost): What Abortion Access Looks Like After Constitutional Right Overturned; End Medical Debt: Fight Grows to Stop Hospitals from Suing Patients, Garnishing Wages, Ruining Credit; Elite Capture: Philosopher Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò on How the Powerful Took Over Identity Politics

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2023-01-17 Tuesday

1/17/2023
Headlines for January 17, 2023; Rep. Ro Khanna on CA Flooding, Big Oil’s Climate Denial, Debt Ceiling, Assange & Possible Senate Bid; From Infiltrating Wikipedia to Paying Trump Millions in Golf Deals, Saudis Whitewash Rights Record

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2023-01-16 Monday

1/16/2023
A Martin Luther King Day special featuring excerpts of two historic MLK speeches: “Beyond Vietnam” and “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop.”

Duration:00:59:04

Democracy Now! 2023-01-13 Friday

1/13/2023
Headlines for January 13, 2023; “Argentina, 1985”: Oscar-Nominated Film Depicts Historic War Crimes Trial of U.S.-Backed Generals; Legendary Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo on “Argentina, 1985” and Why Democracy Is at Risk Today; The Crisis of Missing Migrants: Tens of Thousands of People Have Disappeared on Their Way to Europe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2023-01-12 Thursday

1/12/2023
Headlines for January 12, 2023; “Famine Is Coming”: NGO Leader Jan Egeland in Kabul Demands Taliban Lift Ban on Women Aid Workers; Night Raids: Victims of CIA-Backed Afghan Death Squads Known as “Zero Units” Demand Accountability; As Historic Storms & Flooding Kill 19 in California, Why Is Media Ignoring Role of Climate Change?

Duration:00:59:01