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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.

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.

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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! 2022-07-05 Tuesday

7/5/2022
Gun violence disrupts a July Fourth parade in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park; We speak with an activist helping to lead protests over the police shooting of Jayland Walker in Akron, Ohio; The latest on the mass shooting in Uvalde and abortion rights in Texas. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-07-04 Monday

7/4/2022
We air a special holiday show for U.S. Independence Day featuring the words and voices of famed abolitionist Frederick Douglass, actor James Earl Jones and poet Amanda Gorman. Plus we speak to Michele Goodwin and Kitty Kolbert on the overturning of Roe.

Duration:00:59:04

Democracy Now! 2022-07-01 Friday

7/1/2022
The Supreme Court sharply limits the Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to curb emissions at power plants; How restrictive U.S. immigration policies led to the tragedy in San Antonio, where dozens of migrants were found dead in the back of a tractor-trailer; An interview with abortion rights pioneer Dr. Rebecca Gomperts. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-30 Thursday

6/30/2022
NATO expands in Europe as the war in Ukraine drags on; How the right-wing Supreme Court is radically reshaping the United States; Flint residents respond to Michigan’s Supreme Court throwing out charges against former Gov. Rick Snyder over the deadly Flint water crisis. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:49

Democracy Now! 2022-06-29 Wednesday

6/29/2022
Highlights from the explosive testimony of Cassidy Hutchinson, former top aide to White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, at the sixth public hearing of the January 6 committee. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:50

Democracy Now! 2022-06-28 Tuesday

6/28/2022
46 migrants are found dead in the back of a truck in Texas as the Biden administration continues to enforce harsh border policies; The head of a Texas abortion fund discusses struggling to help patients amid lawsuits and harassment; Digital privacy for abortion seekers and providers in an age of ubiquitous surveillance and abortion bans. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-27 Monday

6/27/2022
We spend the hour looking at the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade and its impact on people across the United States. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-24 Friday

6/24/2022
The U.S. Supreme Court strikes down a New York state law on concealed firearms, vastly expanding gun rights across the country; Highlights from the fifth day of public hearings by the House committee investigating the January 6 insurrection. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:49

Democracy Now! 2022-06-23 Thursday

6/23/2022
A 5.9-magnitude earthquake kills at least 1,000 in Afghanistan; Experts warn of a pending global food shortage; Critics denounce the World Trade Organization for keeping intellectual property barriers they say will limit global access to COVID-19 vaccines, tests & treatments. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:49

Democracy Now! 2022-06-22 Wednesday

6/22/2022
Highlights from the fourth public hearing of the House committee investigating January 6, which focused on how then-President Trump and his campaign team pressured and harassed state and local officials in a thwarted plan to overturn the 2020 election. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-21 Tuesday

6/21/2022
As voters make history in Colombia, we speak to people on the ground about the significance of the presidential election and reair interviews with Gustavo Petro and Francia Márquez, who will be the country’s first leftist president and the first Black vice president. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:49

Democracy Now! 2022-06-20 Monday

6/20/2022
A Juneteenth special with Clint Smith, Nikole Hannah-Jones and Craig Steven Wilder.

Duration:00:59:54

Democracy Now! 2022-06-17 Friday

6/17/2022
The U.K. approves Julian Assange’s extradition to the United States to face espionage charges; Highlights from the third public January 6 hearing in Congress; The Poor People’s Moral March this Saturday will bring thousands to the Capitol as the U.S. faces its worst inflation in decades with skyrocketing food, gas and energy prices. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-16 Thursday

6/16/2022
The Biden administration announces a new $1 billion military aid package for Ukraine; Hate crimes and legislative attacks on the LGBTQ community rise across the U.S.; An organizer who skipped a White House Pride Month celebration says the administration must stop the detention and deportation of LGBTQ immigrants and asylum seekers. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-15 Wednesday

6/15/2022
Historian and “Watergate: A New History” author Garrett Graff on the break-in 50 years ago this week and lessons from the Watergate hearings for the House January 6 committee; Veteran labor journalist Steven Greenhouse on Biden’s address to the AFL-CIO convention and the latest on unionizing drives at Amazon and Starbucks and throughout the economy; Biden plans to visit Saudi Arabia despite his pledge to treat the kingdom like a “pariah.” Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox....

Duration:00:59:49

Democracy Now! 2022-06-14 Tuesday

6/14/2022
Highlights from the second public hearing of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the Capitol. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:50

Democracy Now! 2022-06-13 Monday

6/13/2022
We spend the hour with Democracy Now! co-host Juan González, who has just published a revised edition of his landmark 2000 book, “Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in America.” Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:49

Democracy Now! 2022-06-10 Friday

6/10/2022
We recap the first public hearing of the U.S. House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-09 Thursday

6/9/2022
The United Nations demands an independent investigation into charges of rape and sexual assault committed by Russian soldiers in Ukraine; The House committee investigating Donald Trump’s attempt to overturn the 2020 election and the deadly January 6 insurrection holds its first public hearing Thursday evening. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:51

Democracy Now! 2022-06-08 Wednesday

6/8/2022
Voters in San Francisco recall progressive District Attorney Chesa Boudin after a well-funded opposition campaign by the real estate industry and others; Latin American leaders boycott the Summit of the Americas after Biden excludes Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua; An Amazonian Indigenous leader is blocked from the summit; British journalist and Brazilian expert on Indigenous peoples are missing in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest after documenting illegal fishing and mining in the area. Get...

Duration:00:59:51