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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.

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Episodes

Democracy Now! 2021-07-30 Friday

7/30/2021
Human Rights Watch calls on the International Criminal Court to open a war crime probe of Israel over its recent assault on Gaza; We look at the fallout from Ben & Jerry's decision to halt ice cream sales in Israeli settlements; Thousands of people in Guatemala take to the streets for a massive national strike to demand the resignation of right-wing President Alejandro Giammattei. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:31

Democracy Now! 2021-07-29 Thursday

7/29/2021
Experts warn vaccine inequality could lead to a prolonged pandemic as the Delta variant continues to drive new cases in the U.S. and around the world; Senators reach a deal on a $1.2 trillion infrastructure deal, but critics say it falls far short of what is needed to address the climate crisis. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:31

Democracy Now! 2021-07-28 Wednesday

7/28/2021
The House select committee investigating the deadly January 6 insurrection hears testimony from four police officers who were attacked by Trump supporters while defending the Capitol; More than 1,400 workers in West Virginia are set to lose their jobs this week when a major pharmaceutical plant shuts down and moves operations overseas. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:31

Democracy Now! 2021-07-27 Tuesday

7/27/2021
The Biden administration adds new sanctions on Cuba despite calls for better relations and an end to the decades-long embargo; We speak with two lawyers who have represented Guantánamo Bay prisoners about ongoing efforts to repatriate detainees and close the prison. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:31

From the Archives: Civil Rights Leader Bob Moses in 2010 on Fighting for Equality in Law & Education

7/26/2021
As part of our look back at the life of legendary civil rights leader Bob Moses, who has died at the age of 86, Democracy Now! is unearthing this never-before-seen interview from 2010 with Moses and his son, Omo Moses, of The Young People’s Project.

Duration:00:26:08

Democracy Now! 2021-07-26 Monday

7/26/2021
COVID-19 cases continue to soar in the United States, especially in areas with low vaccination rates; We look at the case of former Air Force analyst Daniel Hale, who blew the whistle on the secret U.S. drone and targeted assassination program; Remembering civil rights leader and education advocate Bob Moses. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:31

Democracy Now! 2021-07-23 Friday

7/23/2021
The 2020 Olympics kick off in Tokyo, one year later than planned and amid a new surge in COVID-19 cases; Hundreds of water protectors in Minnesota have been arrested protesting the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline; Reverend Liz Theoharis of the Poor People's Campaign on the fight for voting rights and economic justice. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:31

Democracy Now! 2021-07-22 Thursday

7/22/2021
As billionaire Jeff Bezos flies his Blue Origin spacecraft into suborbital space, calls grow to tax the rich and let Amazon workers unionize; Bezos's trip to the edge of space receives as much coverage in one day as climate change did for an entire year, as the impact of the crisis is increasingly felt across the globe. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-21 Wednesday

7/21/2021
Journalist Ed Yong on why this year may be worse than 2020 for many communities with low vaccination rates; Demonstrators fill the streets of several cities across Colombia again to protest the right-wing government of Iván Duque; A new Haitian prime minister is sworn in as questions grow over who orchestrated the killing of President Jovenel Moïse. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-20 Tuesday

7/20/2021
An investigation reveals Israeli cybersurveillance company NSO Group's software is being used by client countries to spy on activists, politicians, dissidents and journalists; A federal judge rules that DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is unlawful. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-19 Monday

7/19/2021
As drug overdoses soar to record highs in the United States, a new two-part documentary looks at how pharmaceutical companies fueled the opioid epidemic; The remains of nine Indigenous children were buried by the Rosebud Sioux in South Dakota after being transferred back from the former Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania, where the children were forcibly sent over 140 years ago. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-16 Friday

7/16/2021
Michael Wolff's new book, "Landslide," provides fresh details about former President Donald Trump's efforts to undermine the 2020 election and how he spurred his supporters to attack the U.S. Capitol; Record temperatures are driving deadly climate crisis-induced heat waves, floods and wildfires worldwide; An exposé looks at corporate profiteering off people in California who lost their homes and loved ones to recent fires. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the...

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-15 Thursday

7/15/2021
As U.S. forces withdraw from Afghanistan after 20 years of war and occupation, Taliban fighters are advancing across the country; Thousands have been arrested and at least 72 people have died in South Africa during protests against poverty and inequality amid the jailing of former President Jacob Zuma; We look at how COVID-19 has fueled a sharp increase in the number of people going hungry around the world. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest:...

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-14 Wednesday

7/14/2021
Rare anti-government protests erupt in Cuba amid a devastating economic crisis; Pressure grows on Democrats to scrap the Senate filibuster in order to pass voting rights legislation; New coronavirus cases are on the rise in the United States after months of decline. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-13 Tuesday

7/13/2021
Texas House Democrats aim to stop Republican lawmakers from passing a bill making it harder to vote in the battleground state; As Roe v. Wade faces a Supreme Court hearing that may overturn the landmark ruling, a new book looks at the fight to preserve women's reproductive and abortion rights; An award-winning documentary examines the longtime criminalization of abortion in El Salvador through the story of Teodora Vásquez, who was sentenced to 30 years in prison after she had a stillbirth at...

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-12 Monday

7/12/2021
Political turmoil continues in Haiti following the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse; Congressmember Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on infrastructure funding, the New York City mayoral race and more. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-09 Friday

7/9/2021
We get the latest on the fight to protect voting rights as Republicans in Texas unveil a host of new restrictive measures during a special session; In the southern African nation of Eswatini, the government is cracking down on the country's largest protests since it became independent from Britain 53 years ago; Lebanon confronts what the World Bank has described as one of the worst economic depressions in modern history. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily...

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-08 Thursday

7/8/2021
Haiti declares a state of siege after the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse; As the U.S. military withdrawal from Afghanistan nears completion, the Taliban is escalating its offensive by seizing more districts; Why the Palestinian Authority is cracking down on Palestinian demonstrators in the occupied West Bank. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-07 Wednesday

7/7/2021
Haitian President Jovenel Moïse is assassinated at his home after months of unrest in the country; Acclaimed journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones joins Howard University instead of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill following a controversial tenure fight. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your inbox. Sign up for the Daily Digest: democracynow.org/subscribe

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2021-07-06 Tuesday

7/6/2021
A former U.S.-trained military officer has been found guilty in Honduras of plotting the 2016 assassination of Lenca land and water defender Berta Cáceres; We air an explosive video from Greenpeace of Exxon lobbyists speaking in their own words about their secretive efforts to block climate action on Capitol Hill; An international human rights commission arrives in Colombia to document the right-wing government's deadly crackdown on protesters. Get Democracy Now! delivered right to your...

Duration:00:59:01