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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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English

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Episodes

Democracy Now! 2020-07-31 Friday

7/31/2020
We play excerpts from President Barack Obama's eulogy for civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta; We also hear remarks from senior pastor Raphael Warnock and Rev. James Lawson, a champion of nonviolence.

Duration:00:59:01

"They Have No Evidence Against Me": Moroccan Journalist Omar Radi Jailed After He Criticized Gov't

7/30/2020
Moroccan authorities have arrested journalist Omar Radi Wednesday on what press freedom advocates call “retaliatory charges.” We spoke to him before his arrest, when he was being called in several times a week for questioning.

Duration:00:19:10

Democracy Now! 2020-07-30 Thursday

7/30/2020
Professor Noam Chomsky on why neoliberal policies left the country unprepared for a public health crisis, how Cuba has helped other countries during the pandemic, Israel's threat to annex the West Bank and the upcoming U.S. election.

Duration:00:59:00

Democracy Now! 2020-07-29 Wednesday

7/29/2020
Attorney General William Barr is grilled by House lawmakers; Civil rights legend John Lewis is remembered by Rev. Raphael Warnock, who will preside over his funeral at MLK’s former church, and fellow Freedom Rider and SNCC leader Bernard Lafayette.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-28 Tuesday

7/28/2020
As COVID-19 vaccine trials continue around the world, we look at who is profiting from the race to develop a cure; In Texas, hundreds who came to the U.S. seeking asylum were secretly held in hotels before being expelled from the country.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-27 Monday

7/27/2020
Protests continue as Trump deploys federal forces. We speak with activists in Portland and Seattle. Princeton professor Eddie Glaude on the radical legacy of Rep. John Lewis, and his new book on James Baldwin's America and lessons for today.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-24 Friday

7/24/2020
Professor Noam Chomsky on Trump’s vow to send federal agents to Democrat-led cities, whether he’ll leave office if he loses the election and more; Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez fires back at Rep. Ted Yoho for verbally attacking her on the Capitol steps.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-23 Thursday

7/23/2020
Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner warns he will arrest Trump's federal agents who violate rights there; Chicago protesters demand justice for Miracle Boyd, teen activist police punched; Journalist Todd Miller on U.S. militarism at the border and abroad.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-22 Wednesday

7/22/2020
COVID-19 infections skyrocket in South Africa amid a vaccine study; We look at COVID throughout the African continent with the head of Africa's Centres for Disease Control and Prevention; Latinx workers are hit hard by the pandemic, die at greater rates.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-21 Tuesday

7/21/2020
As outcry grows in Portland over unidentified federal officials snatching activists off the streets in unmarked vans, Trump threatens to send federal forces to more cities; Teachers react to the administration's attempt to force public schools to reopen.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-20 Monday

7/20/2020
We remember two civil rights icons who died Friday: 17-term U.S. Rep. John Lewis, original Freedom Rider and one of the "Big Six" at the 1963 March on Washington, & C.T. Vivian, whom Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. called "the greatest preacher to ever live."

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-17 Friday

7/17/2020
U.S.-backed bombing campaign continues in Yemen as COVID-19 spreads; Journalist Sonia Shah says "It's Time to Tell a New Story About Coronavirus—Our Lives Depend on It"; Philadelphia mayor delays homeless encampment eviction as CDC urges them to remain.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-16 Thursday

7/16/2020
New details about the police killing of George Floyd; 87 are arrested demanding the arrest of officers who killed Breonna Taylor; Marc Lamont Hill has COVID; Public health historian John Barry warns "The Pandemic Could Get Much, Much Worse."

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-15 Wednesday

7/15/2020
As Trump diverts COVID data from the CDC, epidemiologist and former CDC official Dr. Ali Khan responds; Ohio State Prof. Amna Akbar says "The Left Is Remaking the World"; Tucson Mayor Regina Romero in the COVID hot spot of Arizona.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-14 Tuesday

7/14/2020
Reporter Jacob Soboroff on COVID in ICE jails and how more jailed migrant families face separation; the Washington NFL team whose name is a slur drops the R-word; the lead writer for Trump's favorite Fox News TV show resigns over racist online comments.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-13 Monday

7/13/2020
Trump and Education Sec. Betsy DeVos push for public schools to reopen amid record infections; Vauhxx Booker survived an attempted lynching over the Fourth of July weekend; how the twin pandemics of COVID and racism are impacting people with disabilities.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-10 Friday

7/10/2020
Brazil faces the world's second-worst COVID outbreak as far-right President Bolsonaro tests positive; The Supreme Court shields Trump's tax returns; A victory for Indigenous sovereignty as half of Oklahoma is ruled to be Native American land.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-09 Thursday

7/9/2020
The Supreme Court sides with the Trump administration to let employers deny free birth control access; Preventing zoonotic diseases and the next pandemic; Black Lives Matter protests in Belgium focus on the country's violent colonial legacy.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-08 Wednesday

7/8/2020
As Trump pushes schools to reopen, international students respond to plans to deport those in online-only courses; Houston's hospitals struggle to cope with record cases; Black and Latinx people suffer more due to racism and health service disparities.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-07-07 Tuesday

7/7/2020
As judge orders the Dakota Access Pipeline shut down, a Standing Rock Sioux Tribe elder responds; the Atlantic Coast Pipeline is canceled after years of protests; a person jailed at ICE's Otay Mesa Detention Center describes the COVID outbreak there.

Duration:00:59:01