Democracy Now! Audio-logo

Democracy Now! Audio

Pacifica

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.

Location:

New York, NY

Networks:

Pacifica

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

Contact:

Democracy Now! 207 W. 25th St., Floor 11 New York, NY 10001 +1 (212) 431-9090


Episodes

Democracy Now! 2020-11-23 Monday

11/23/2020
As Trump continues his unprecedented attempt to stay in the White House, we look at how voters are fighting back; Pfizer and Moderna stand to make huge profits from COVID-19 vaccines, which rely heavily on discoveries from publicly funded research.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-20 Friday

11/20/2020
Pressure grows on Joe Biden to take immediate climate action once in office and to approve the Green New Deal, as well as to cancel federal student loan debt; The head of the leading Egyptian human rights group is arrested in an unprecedented crackdown.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-19 Thursday

11/19/2020
As the U.S. COVID death toll breaks worldwide records, we speak with The Atlantic's science writer Ed Yong; President Trump is preparing to attack Iran before his term ends; Climate and racial justice activists call for a "corporate-free" Biden Cabinet.

Duration:00:59:01

Native American Analyst: Our Voting Bloc Helped Flip Wisconsin Blue After It Voted for Trump in 2016

11/18/2020
In Part 2 of our look at the overlooked, yet critical role Native American voters played in Joe Biden’s presidential win, we go to Wisconsin, where Biden won by just 21,000 votes and the Native American voter bloc helped turn the state blue.

Duration:00:18:20

Democracy Now! 2020-11-18 Wednesday

11/18/2020
We speak with a doctor in El Paso, Texas, where authorities have set up 10 mobile morgues to deal with the spike in COVID deaths; The role of Native Americans in this year's election and how COVID is devastating Indian Country.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-17 Tuesday

11/17/2020
As the U.S. COVID-19 death toll nears 250,000, we look at the most promising vaccine candidates; Why so many hospitals failed to provide adequate PPE to doctors and nurses; Climate change-fueled hurricanes devastate Central America.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-16 Monday

11/16/2020
A ceasefire ends in occupied Western Sahara, a territory Morocco has illegally occupied since 1975; Ronnie Long was released this year after 44 years behind bars for a crime he did not commit, and voted for the first time. He is demanding a pardon.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-13 Friday

11/13/2020
The New Yorker's Jane Mayer on President Donald Trump's increasingly desperate campaign to stay in power despite losing the election to Joe Biden; Voting rights activist Desmond Meade on the fight to re-enfranchise people and casting his first ballot.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-12 Thursday

11/12/2020
While President Trump is refusing to concede to President-elect Joe Biden, many world leaders are acknowledging Biden will be the next U.S. president; We get response to the election, with analysts from Britain, Brazil, South Africa and the Middle East.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-11 Wednesday

11/11/2020
Co-host Juan González on how the Latinx community helped drive record election turnout; We look at the election results in Puerto Rico; The Supreme Court appears to support upholding the Affordable Care Act; Are we witnessing the start of the coup?

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-10 Tuesday

11/10/2020
Pfizer's COVID vaccine announcement sparks hope, but is it for real?; Leading Palestinian peace negotiator Saeb Erekat dies of COVID at 65; Fears grow that the Trump administration is moving to overturn last week's victory by Joe Biden.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-09 Monday

11/9/2020
The Trump presidency is coming to an end. We discuss Joe Biden and Kamala Harris's historic win and get reaction from artist and antiracist activist Bree Newsome Bass, Princeton professor Eddie Glaude Jr. and California Congressmember Ro Khanna.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-06 Friday

11/6/2020
As Trump doubles down on unsubstantiated claims of election rigging, his supporters may resort to violence. We talk to investigative journalist Allan Nairn and activist Jane McAlevey. As Georgia flips to Biden, we speak to reporter Anoa Changa in Atlanta.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-05 Thursday

11/5/2020
Juan González on record turnout in the election and the "false narrative" about Latinx voters; How organizers are turning Arizona blue; Mondaire Jones, set to become one of the first two openly gay Black men elected to Congress, on his historic win.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-04 Wednesday

11/4/2020
Trump prematurely declares victory as the presidential race remains too close to call and millions of ballots continue to be counted. The fate of the Senate is also unclear as Republicans appear to have outperformed expectations.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-03 Tuesday

11/3/2020
Election Day: Latinx voters could play a key role in several battleground states; Award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa on her memoir "Once I Was You"; A look at this year's ballot measures on racial justice, reproductive rights and more.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-11-02 Monday

11/2/2020
North Carolina police fire pepper spray at voters heading to the polls in Graham; A caravan of Trump supporters in Texas try to run a Biden campaign bus off the road; How the election could determine the future of the Temporary Protected Status program.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-10-30 Friday

10/30/2020
Two Senate seats in Georgia are up for grabs, and both Republican incumbents face stiff opposition; For many Native American voters, next week's election is also about Indigenous sovereignty; We look at the case for abolishing the Electoral College.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-10-29 Thursday

10/29/2020
76 million people have already voted in person or by mail in the U.S. election, but the battle over the counting of mail-in ballots continues; Big Tech is grilled on their role in the election; Millions of Americans plunge into pandemic-related poverty.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-10-28 Wednesday

10/28/2020
The Philadelphia police killing of Walter Wallace Jr. renews calls to abolish the police; ahead of election, President Trump sanctions voter intimidation; Chilean voters overwhelmingly approve rewriting the Pinochet-era constitution.

Duration:00:59:01