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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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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! 2024-07-19 Friday

7/19/2024
Headlines for July 19, 2024; In “Unity” Speech, Trump Demonizes Migrants, Spreads Lies & Embraces Authoritarianism; Milwaukee Protesters Demand Justice for Samuel Sharpe and D’Vontaye Mitchell; Bishop William Barber: Trump & Republicans Did Not Offer “Unity” at RNC, Only More Lies & Hate; The GOP Is Waging a War on Abortion Rights, But You Wouldn’t Know It If You Watched the RNC; “Justice for My Brother”: Sister of Samuel Sharpe Speaks Out After Police Killing During RNC
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-18 Thursday

7/18/2024
Headlines for July 18, 2024; Trump’s VP Pick J.D. Vance Espouses Economic Populism But Will He Actually Be a Working-Class Ally?; J.D. Vance Criticizes Biden’s Support for Iraq War in 2003 But Pushes Hawkish Policy on China & Iran; “More Radical Than MAGA”? Politico’s Ian Ward on J.D. Vance & the Future of the Republican Party; “White Trash” Historian Nancy Isenberg on J.D. Vance, “Hillbilly Elegy” & Class in America; COVID Forces Biden Off Campaign Trail as Pressure Grows for Him to Step Aside
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-17 Wednesday

7/17/2024
Headlines for July 17, 2024; “Politics of Hate”: Writer Jean Guerrero on Anti-Immigrant Lies and Fearmongering at RNC; Trump Is Trying to “Gaslight the Black Community” About His Racist Record: Clarence Lusane; Jury Convicts NJ Senator Bob Menendez of Taking Bribes from Egypt & Qatar; Samuel Sharpe Shooting: Ohio Cops in Wisconsin for RNC Kill Unhoused Black Veteran; J.D. Vance Praised 9/11 Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones as Truth-Teller in Private 2021 Speech; Milwaukee Immigrant Rights Advocate Slams “Sickening” Rhetoric at RNC as Trump Vows Mass Deportations; DNC Makes Moves to Lock In Biden as Nominee Early, Despite Growing Discontent Among Democrats
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-16 Tuesday

7/16/2024
Headlines for July 16, 2024; J.D. Vance, “Hillbilly Elegy” & Appalachia’s Shift to the Right: Arlie Russell Hochschild; Trump-Appointed Judge Dismisses Classified Documents Case Against Ex-President on First Day of RNC; “Genocidal Man” vs. “Fascist Man”: RNC Protesters Decry 2024 Choices, Call for Justice; “He’s a Fake”: Robert Kuttner on How J.D. Vance Disguises His Anti-Worker Views as Economic Populism; Trump’s VP Pick, J.D. Vance, Pushed for Police to Track & Criminalize Abortions; “Blank Check” for Genocide: Court Dismisses Palestinians’ Case Against Biden Admin over Gaza War
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-15 Monday

7/15/2024
Headlines for July 15, 2024; Long Legacy of U.S. Political Violence: RNC Begins in Milwaukee in Wake of Trump Assassination Attempt; “An America Awash in Guns”: Brady President Kris Brown on Trump Shooting & the Need for Gun Control; Mawasi Massacre: Over 90 Killed in Israeli Airstrikes on Tent Camp in Gaza “Safe Zone”; Jeff Sharlet on Trump Assassination Attempt, Authoritarian Violence & Project 2025; Voices of the Unhoused: Poor People’s Army Sets Up Encampment Near RNC to Protest GOP Policies; “The Fall of Wisconsin”: How GOP Transformed Once-Progressive State into Union-Busting “Laboratory”
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"Dead Calm": Witnesses Tell BBC Documentary How Greek Coastguard Threw Migrants Overboard to Their Deaths

7/12/2024
We look at a damning BBC exposé on the deadly crackdown on asylum seekers by Greek authorities.
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-12 Friday

7/12/2024
Headlines for July 12, 2024; In Rare News Conf., Biden Vows to Stay in Race, Defending Record on Ukraine, NATO & More: A Roundtable; “I’m Bored, So I Shoot”: How Israeli Troops Are Authorized to Shoot Palestinians Virtually at Will
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-11 Thursday

7/11/2024
Headlines for July 11, 2024; Should Biden Step Aside? Wajahat Ali & Norman Solomon Debate Democratic Options for 2024 Race; Fmr. Israeli Peace Negotiator Daniel Levy: Netanyahu Is “Trying to Do Everything to Prevent a Deal”
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-10 Wednesday

7/10/2024
Headlines for July 10, 2024; Report from Gaza: Israel Attacks Schools & Orders Palestinians to Leave Gaza City Amid Ceasefire Talks; Their Goal Is Total Ethnic Cleansing: Mustafa Barghouti on Israel’s Expulsion Order for Gaza City; “Peace, Not NATO”: As Biden Hosts Leaders in D.C., German MP Decries NATO’s 75 Years of War & Hypocrisy
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-09 Tuesday

7/9/2024
Headlines for July 09, 2024; Mohammed Abu Hashem Spent 22 Years in U.S. Air Force. He Quit After Israel Killed His Aunt in Gaza; “On the Record with Hamas”: Jeremy Scahill Speaks with Hamas About Oct. 7, Ceasefire Talks & Israel
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-08 Monday

7/8/2024
Headlines for July 08, 2024; As Labour Wins in U.K., Party’s Ex-Leader Jeremy Corbyn Wins as Independent in Revolt over Gaza Policy; “Wide But Thin Mandate”: Why U.K. Labour Party’s Landslide Is on Shaky Ground; “The Whole Country of France Has Won”: Far Right Blocked from Power as Left Surges; Iran’s New Reformist President Promises More Freedom, Better Relations with the West
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-05 Friday

7/5/2024
“The Night Won’t End”: New Film Investigates Civilian Killings in Gaza and U.S. Backing of Israeli Assault; “Better Living Through Birding”: Christian Cooper on Birding While Black & the Central Park Incident
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-04 Thursday

7/4/2024
“What to the Slave Is the 4th of July?”: James Earl Jones Reads Frederick Douglass’s Historic Speech; Hope and Resistance: Voices of a People’s History of the United States in the 21st Century
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-03 Wednesday

7/3/2024
Headlines for July 03, 2024; Science, Not Scaremongering: St. Vincent & Grenadines PM on Hurricane Beryl & Climate Crisis; “This Must End”: Israel Orders New Mass Evacuation, Continuing Attacks on Gaza Health System; How to Replace Biden & Beat Trump: Longtime DNC Member Jim Zogby Proposes Process to Pick New Nominee
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-02 Tuesday

7/2/2024
Headlines for July 02, 2024; “A King Above the Law”: Supreme Court Rules Presidents Have Broad Immunity from Prosecution; Lula Visits Chomsky Recovering from Stroke: “You Are One of the Most Influential People in My Life”; Vijay Prashad: Resource-Rich Congo Still Fighting for Its Own Wealth 64 Years After Independence
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Democracy Now! 2024-07-01 Monday

7/1/2024
Headlines for July 01, 2024; Far Right in France “On the Doorstep of Power” as National Rally Surges in Snap Election; “Power Grab”: SCOTUS Overturns 4 Decades of Federal Regulatory Control, Hands Power to Courts; Phone Hacking, Stolen Info: New Washington Post Publisher’s Ties to Murdoch Papers Raise Alarm; “Uncharted Territory”: Biden Vows to Stay in the Race Despite Public’s Doubts About His Health
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Democracy Now! 2024-06-28 Friday

6/28/2024
Headlines for June 28, 2024; “Step Aside Joe”: After First Pres. Debate, Democrats Reeling from Biden Missteps & Trump Lies; “Taking Black Jobs”? Economists Darrick Hamilton & Dean Baker on Inflation & Taxes in Pres. Debate; 2024 Debate: Trump Lies About Abortions After Birth as Biden Fails to Defend Reproductive Rights; Biden-Trump Debate: Silky Shah on How Both Candidates Scapegoat Immigrants, Promote Xenophobic Myths; Biden Boasts of Israel Support in Gaza Assault as Trump Uses “Palestinian” as Slur Against Biden
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Failed Coup in Bolivia: Army Chief Arrested After Leading Troops in Attack on Government Palace

6/27/2024
We get an update on the an attempted military coup against Bolivian President Luis Arce, which was quickly thwarted soon after it began Wednesday night.
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Democracy Now! 2024-06-27 Thursday

6/27/2024
Headlines for June 27, 2024; Kenya Protests: Police Abduct Activists as Pres. Ruto Rejects Tax Bill Linked to Foreign Debt Crisis; The Gaza Project: Investigation Details Israel’s “Unprecedented” Targeting of Palestinian Journalists; Gaza Journalist Shrouq Aila on Continuing to Report After Journalist Husband Killed in Israeli Airstrike
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Democracy Now! 2024-06-26 Wednesday

6/26/2024
Headlines for June 26, 2024; “Julian Is Free”: Assange Back Home in Australia After Taking U.S. Plea Deal in “Espionage” Case; “A Big Deal”: Julian Assange’s Release Welcomed by Australian Senator After Grassroots Campaign; Julian Assange’s Release “Averted a Press Freedom Catastrophe” But Still Set Bad Precedent: Jameel Jaffer; Auma Obama, Sister of Pres. Obama, on Kenyan Police Attacks on Youth-Led Tax Protests, 22+ Killed