Democracy Now!-logo

Democracy Now!

Pacifica

National syndicated news show

National syndicated news show

Location:

New York, NY

Networks:

Pacifica

Description:

National syndicated news show

Language:

English

Contact:

Democracy Now! 207 W. 25th St., Floor 11 New York, NY 10001 +1 (212) 431-9090


Listen on a live station
Episodes

The Original Cambridge Analytica: New Doc "Influence" Explores Bell Pottinger & Power of Advertising

2/26/2020
As the U.S. presidential campaign heats up, so do concerns about election interference and the role of social media in democracy. We look at a new documentary that tracks the rise of weaponized information back decades before Cambridge Analytica and even social media to a man named Lord Tim Bell and the firm he co-founded, Bell Pottinger, which launched in the 1990s and quickly became one of the most powerful companies in the world by employing advertising techniques to influence elections....

Duration:00:34:50

Meet Omar Radi, the Moroccan Journalist Who Was Jailed for a Single Tweet & Faces Trial on March 5

2/26/2020
In Morocco, journalists, human rights defenders and activists increasingly face harassment, censorship, torture and imprisonment simply for expressing their opinion.

Duration:00:28:28

Amy Goodman Interviews Tom Steyer & Elizabeth Warren at South Carolina Environmental Justice Forum

2/26/2020
Amy Goodman interviews Elizabeth Warren and Tom Steyer in South Carolina at the first-ever Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice.

Duration:01:10:47

Democracy Now! 2020-02-26 Wednesday

2/26/2020
Author Anand Giridharadas discusses the "billionaire election" and wealth inequality; South Carolina's primary tests 2020 candidates' support among African Americans; Reporter Bob Hennelly says Michael Bloomberg has lied about releasing his taxes.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-25 Tuesday

2/25/2020
Harvey Weinstein is found guilty of rape and sexual assault by a jury in New York; We speak with Chuck Rocha, senior adviser to Bernie Sanders, about the campaign's success in early primary states and what's changed since 2016.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-24 Monday

2/24/2020
Senator Bernie Sanders wins the Nevada Democratic presidential caucuses with support from Latinx voters; We host a debate on democratic socialism with economists Paul Krugman and Richard Wolff.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-21 Friday

2/21/2020
On the 55th anniversary of Malcolm X's murder, we look at the new Netflix docuseries "Who Killed Malcolm X?" We speak with filmmaker Shayla Harris, scholar Abdur-Rahman Muhammad and Ilyasah Shabazz, one of Malcolm X's six daughters.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-20 Thursday

2/20/2020
We host a roundtable discussion on Wednesday night's contentious Democratic debate in Las Vegas, ahead of the Nevada caucuses this Saturday.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-19 Wednesday

2/19/2020
Ahead of the Nevada caucus, no Democratic candidate receives a Culinary Workers Union endorsement; A new study shows Medicare for All will save U.S. residents more than $450 billion every year; Latinx organization Mijente endorses Bernie Sanders.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-18 Tuesday

2/18/2020
The jury in Harvey Weinstein's trial begins its deliberations on whether to find the disgraced movie mogul guilty on rape and sexual assault charges; A new film takes a close look at Joe Biden's extensive role in the Iraq War.

Duration:00:58:59

Democracy Now! 2020-02-17 Monday

2/17/2020
Democratic presidential candidates are accusing billionaire Michael Bloomberg of buying his way to the nomination and spreading his wealth to keep critics silent; In Yemen, 31 people were killed in U.S.-backed Saudi airstrikes.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-14 Friday

2/14/2020
A lawsuit against the city of Detroit alleges that its housing policies have widened the racial wealth gap; The One Billion Rising campaign seeks to end sexual violence against women and girls; We speak with playwright Eve Ensler and singer Taína Asili.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-13 Thursday

2/13/2020
Closing arguments begin in the trial of accused sexual predator Harvey Weinstein; Anti-pipeline protests break out across Canada in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en land defenders; Amy Klobuchar faces mounting scrutiny over her record as a district attorney.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-12 Wednesday

2/12/2020
Bernie Sanders wins the New Hampshire primary; Unearthed audio exposes Mike Bloomberg defending "stop-and-frisk" in racial terms; A South Bend City Council member decries Pete Buttigieg's treatment of the black community during his time as mayor.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-11 Tuesday

2/11/2020
President Trump unveils his 2021 budget request, proposing massive cuts to Medicaid and food stamps while increasing spending on the border wall, the military and nuclear weapons; Polls open in New Hampshire in the nation's first presidential primary.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-10 Monday

2/10/2020
In a joint interview, Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley sit down with Nermeen Shaikh to talk about resistance, protesting President Trump, reshaping U.S. foreign policy, and their personal histories.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-07 Friday

2/7/2020
The U.S. Navy deploys a new nuclear weapon for the first time since the Cold War; The coronavirus death toll tops 630 people in China; At least 200 Salvadoran asylum seekers were killed, raped or tortured after being deported from the U.S.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-06 Thursday

2/6/2020
The Senate acquits President Trump in the third impeachment trial in U.S. history; Results from Monday's Iowa caucuses continue to be released; The National Archives is allowing millions of documents to be destroyed or deleted by ICE.

Duration:00:59:01

Democracy Now! 2020-02-05 Wednesday

2/5/2020
Iowa Democrats release only partial results from Monday's caucuses; President Trump delivers his State of the Union address; Latinx authors criticize the publishing industry over "American Dirt" and other failures.

Duration:00:59:01

Laurie Garrett on Coronavirus: Racist Attitudes Could Aid & Abet the Spread of the Pandemic

2/4/2020
Pulitzer Prize-winning science writer Laurie Garrett talks about the spread of coronavirus and why it is more dangerous than anything the world has seen since the arrival of HIV.

Duration:00:19:12