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National syndicated news show

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Renowned Filipino Journalist Maria Ressa Speaks Out Against Duterte: Media Must Fight Gov't Impunity

11/19/2018
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Web exclusive interview with renowned Filipino journalist Maria Ressa, who is speaking out against Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte for his attacks on the free press. Duterte has repeatedly targeted Ressa and her acclaimed news site Rappler for reporting on the deadly “war on drugs” in the Philippines.

Duration:00:24:02

Democracy Now! 2018-11-19 Monday

11/19/2018
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As California burns, we speak with prisoners paid just $1 an hour to fight the state's wildfires; Filipino journalist Maria Ressa speaks out as Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte attempts to shut down her groundbreaking news site Rappler.

Duration:00:50:58

Democracy Now! 2018-11-16 Friday

11/16/2018
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The Justice Department inadvertently reveals it has prepared an indictment against Julian Assange; NYT exposes Facebook hired a Republican firm to discredit critics; We speak to the prison firefighters on the front lines of the CA wildfires.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2018-11-15 Thursday

11/15/2018
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Rep. Ro Khanna speaks out as House Republicans block debate on ending U.S. support for war in Yemen; a family demands justice for slain Chicago 26-year-old Jemel Roberson; a new lawsuit accuses ICE of targeting undocumented organizers for their activism.

Duration:00:53:07

Kathy Kelly: Trump Sides with Saudis & U.S. Defense Contractors While Yemeni Children Face Famine

11/14/2018
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Extended conversation with Kathy Kelly, co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence, a campaign to end U.S. military and economic warfare.

Duration:00:18:18

Fernando Garcia: The Militarization of the U.S. Border Will Spread If We Don't Fight Back

11/14/2018
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Extended discussion with Fernando Garcia, founding director of the Border Network for Human Rights, an advocacy organization based in El Paso.

Duration:00:25:08

Democracy Now! 2018-11-14 Wednesday

11/14/2018
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Local officials push back as Amazon announces it will split its second headquarters between NY and Arlington, Virginia. We host a discussion on corporate welfare. Defense Sec. James Mattis visits the border, where thousands of troops have been deployed.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2018-11-13 Tuesday

11/13/2018
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The death toll rises to 44 as California battles its deadliest fire ever; six people die in Gaza following the heaviest Israeli airstrikes since 2014; Maryland challenges the legality of Trump's choice for acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2018-11-12 Monday

11/12/2018
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100 years after armistice, journalist and author Adam Hochschild reflects on lessons from World War I and the danger of new wars today; Suzanne Gordon talks about the Thousand Oaks, CA, shooting and GOP-led attacks on the Veterans Health Administration.

Duration:00:55:55

Newly Elected Native Congresswoman Deb Haaland on Climate Change and Suppression of Native Votes

11/9/2018
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Web-only conversation with Deb Haaland of New Mexico, who just became one of the first Native American congresswomen.

Duration:00:13:07

Democracy Now! 2018-11-09 Friday

11/9/2018
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Thousand Oaks, CA, mourns victims of Wednesday's mass shooting; Florida prepares for possible recounts in Senate and governor's races; Rashida Tlaib is elected one of the first Muslim congresswomen in Detroit; peace activists protest the war in Yemen.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2018-11-08 Thursday

11/8/2018
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Trump fires AG Jeff Sessions, replacing him with Trump loyalist Matthew Whitaker. We speak with the ACLU's David Cole & former Rep. Elizabeth Holtzman, who voted to impeach Nixon; Deb Haaland makes history as one the nation's first Native congresswomen.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2018-11-07 Wednesday

11/7/2018
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Democrats seize the House with historic firsts for women of color; Stacey Abrams refuses to concede GA governor's race until every vote is counted; Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is elected to Congress; Florida re-enfranchises 1.4 million people.

Duration:00:59:58

Democracy Now! 2018-11-06 Tuesday

11/6/2018
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Early voting numbers break records; a lawsuit proceeds against a citizenship question on the census; a record number of women of color run for U.S. office; Big Oil fights an anti-fracking measure in Colorado; Florida could re-enfranchise 1.4M people.

Duration:00:59:58

Democracy Now! 2018-11-05 Monday

11/5/2018
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After a self-proclaimed misogynist murders two women at a Florida yoga studio, feminist author Soraya Chemaly discusses the toxic male supremacy movement; Before the midterms, we speak with Noam Chomsky on elections, nuclear warfare and climate change.

Duration:00:59:58

After Anti-Semitic Threat, Ilana Glazer Talks Hate Crimes, #MeToo and Midterm Elections

11/2/2018
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A political event hosted by Ilana Glazer of Comedy Central’s “Broad City” at the Union Temple Synagogue in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, was canceled Thursday night after anti-Semitic and racist messages were found scrawled on walls throughout the building.

Duration:00:40:41

Democracy Now! 2018-11-02 Friday

11/2/2018
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As John Bolton calls Venezuela, Cuba & Nicaragua a "troika of tyranny," we speak with Noam Chomsky about U.S. foreign policy in Central America & the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre; Ilana Glazer cancels event at NYC synagogue due to anti-Semitic graffiti.

Duration:00:59:58

Democracy Now! 2018-11-01 Thursday

11/1/2018
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Parkland dad Fred Guttenberg calls on voters to elect politicians who stand for gun control in the wake of hate-fueled gun attacks in the United States; Investigative journalist Allan Nairn says fascism is at stake in the midterm elections.

Duration:00:59:01

Video: Amy Goodman and Voting Rights Activists Weigh Historic Vote to Re-Enfranchise 1.4M Floridians

10/31/2018
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As voters in Florida prepare to vote on Amendment 4, a measure to restore voting rights to 1.4 million people, Amy Goodman speaks with Desmond Meade, president of the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition, and Howard Simon, executive director of the ACLU of Florida.

Duration:01:15:00

Democracy Now! 2018-10-31 Wednesday

10/31/2018
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As President Trump claims that he can end birthright citizenship in the United States, we speak with professor Martha Jones about the history of the 14th Amendment; In Brazil, President-elect Jair Bolsonaro threatens fragile democracy & the Amazon.

Duration:00:59:01