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National syndicated news show

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Episodes

15 Years Later: How U.K. Whistleblower Katharine Gun Risked Everything to Leak a Damning Iraq War Memo

7/19/2019
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We speak with a British whistleblower whose attempts to expose lies about the Iraq invasion was called “the most important and courageous leak” in history by acclaimed Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg. Her name is Katharine Gun.

Duration:00:40:09

"For Sama" Documentary Compiles Five Years of Footage from Aleppo by Syrian Citizen Journalist

7/19/2019
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We continue our look at the award-winning documentary, “For Sama,” a devastating account of war-torn Syria.

Duration:00:15:08

Democracy Now! 2019-07-19 Friday

7/19/2019
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Author and historian Ibram X. Kendi responds to Trump's attacks on Ilhan Omar and other congresswomen of color; British whistleblower Katharine Gun recalls how she came across an explosive NSA memo in the lead-up to the Iraq invasion of 2003.

Duration:00:59:01

Disney Heiress Meets with Disneyland Workers & Calls Out Disney for Getting Rich by Exploiting Them

7/18/2019
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We continue our conversation with Abigail Disney, the heiress of the Disney fortune, who is once again speaking out against the company’s unfair labor and wage practices.

Duration:00:12:45

Democracy Now! 2019-07-18 Thursday

7/18/2019
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Puerto Ricans take to the streets calling for the resignation of Governor Ricardo Rosselló; The award-winning documentary "For Sama" reveals what daily life has been like for Syrians in the civil war.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2019-07-17 Wednesday

7/17/2019
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Federal prosecutors say they won't bring charges against NYPD officer implicated in the death of Eric Garner; After Prime Day, we look at Amazon's mistreatment of workers & cooperation with ICE; Abigail Disney condemns Disneyland's labor practices.

Duration:00:59:01

"Who Is the DNC Loyal To?": Dahr Jamail Questions DNC Veto of Primary Climate Debate

7/16/2019
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We continue our interview with independent climate journalist Dahr Jamail, staff reporter at Truthout and author of “The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption.”

Duration:00:17:35

Ani DiFranco on Trump, Her New Memoir, Defying Music Moguls & Working with Pete Seeger and Prince

7/16/2019
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Legendary Grammy Award-winning songwriter, guitarist and activist Ani DiFranco has published a new memoir and joins us for an extended conversation.

Duration:00:46:21

Democracy Now! 2019-07-16 Tuesday

7/16/2019
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Trump launches a racist attack against four congresswomen of color, telling them to go back to their own countries despite all of them being U.S. citizens; We speak with 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro about Trump's racism, immigration and more.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2019-07-15 Monday

7/15/2019
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The Trump administration's ICE raids on undocumented people largely failed to materialize, but immigrant communities continue to live under threat; We speak with Rosa Sabido, an undocumented woman living in sanctuary; Flooding in South Asia kills dozens.

Duration:00:59:01

Taina Bien-Aimé on Jeffrey Epstein's Arrest, Alex Acosta, Fighting Sexual Trafficking and More

7/12/2019
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Taina Bien-Aimé, executive director of the Coalition Against Trafficking in Women, discusses the recent arrest of Jeffrey Epstein and how it is related to her efforts to end sexual trafficking.

Duration:00:41:35

Democracy Now! 2019-07-12 Friday

7/12/2019
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As the Trump administration prepares nationwide raids targeting undocumented immigrants for deportation, we host a roundtable discussion with immigration activists; An interview with former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, deposed in a U.S.-backed coup.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2019-07-11 Thursday

7/11/2019
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Rep. Nanette Barragán describes what members of Congress saw at a detention facility for migrant children; A look at Title IX and the U.S. Women's National Team; Trump's Labor Secretary Alex Acosta guts funding for sex trafficking victims.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2019-07-10 Wednesday

7/10/2019
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We look at decades of deadly U.S. immigration policy on the border with prize-winning journalist John Carlos Frey, author of the new book "Sand and Blood: America's Stealth War on the Mexico Border."

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2019-07-09 Tuesday

7/9/2019
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Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein is charged with sex trafficking & conspiracy in NYC; Glenn Greenwald is under investigation for exposing a massive political scandal in Brazil; Ongoing fallout from Trump's decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear accord.

Duration:00:59:01

Lynn Paltrow on Fetal Personhood Laws & the Criminalization of Pregnancy

7/8/2019
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After prosecutors drop manslaughter charges against a woman in Alabama whose pregnancy ended after she was shot in the stomach by a co-worker, we speak with Lynn Paltrow, executive director of National Advocates for Pregnant Women, about the criminalization of pregnancy.

Duration:00:19:57

Democracy Now! 2019-07-08 Monday

7/8/2019
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The U.S. women's national soccer team wins its record fourth World Cup; Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein is arrested on sex trafficking charges; Prosecutors in Alabama drop manslaughter charges against a woman whose pregnancy ended after she was shot.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2019-07-05 Friday

7/5/2019
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An hour with the legendary political dissident Noam Chomsky on fascism, nuclear weapons, climate change, the recent arrest of Julian Assange & more.

Duration:00:59:04

Democracy Now! 2019-07-04 Thursday

7/4/2019
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In a Fourth of July holiday special, we hear Frederick Douglass's historic speech “The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro" read by actor James Earl Jones; Ta-Nehisi Coates on reparations and why Joe Biden should not be president.

Duration:00:59:05

Ousted Honduran President Zelaya: U.S.-Backed Coup Destabilized My Nation Forcing Migrants to Flee

7/3/2019
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A conversation with former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, who was ousted in a U.S.-backed coup in 2009. Zelaya reflects on that coup, what has happened to Honduran politics since then, and the migration crisis that has seen hundreds of thousands of Central Americans flee to the U.S.

Duration:00:36:02