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  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-03 Friday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-03 Friday

    03/07/2020 Duração: 59min

    James Earl Jones reads Frederick Douglass's historic speech, "What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?"; Angela Davis, Cornel West, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor & Tamika Mallory on the historic uprising against racism and police violence.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-02 Thursday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-02 Thursday

    02/07/2020 Duração: 59min

    Tribal governments call on Trump to cancel his Independence Day rally at Mount Rushmore; Barbara Ransby on the "Biden problem" facing social movements; The family of Vanessa Guillén, a soldier at Fort Hood, demands answers after her disappearance.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-01 Wednesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-01 Wednesday

    01/07/2020 Duração: 59min

    Jamaal Bowman on his upset primary victory over Israel hawk Eliot Engel, and his support for Palestine, a rent strike and police accountability; Atlantic science writer Ed Yong on the U.S. COVID crisis, and how Medicare for All could have saved lives.

  • Unmitigated Disaster: Hunger Striker at Otay Mesa Detention Center Speaks Out as COVID-19 Spreads

    "Unmitigated Disaster": Hunger Striker at Otay Mesa Detention Center Speaks Out as COVID-19 Spreads


    We go inside Otay Mesa Detention Center in California to speak to Anthony Alexandre, a Haitian immigrant and longtime U.S. resident who has led two hunger strikes to protest dire conditions and a deadly COVID-19 outbreak at the jail.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-30 Tuesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-30 Tuesday

    30/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    In the first big abortion ruling of the Trump era, the Supreme Court strikes down a restrictive Louisiana law; NAACP President Derrick Johnson on Trump, Facebook and Mississippi retiring its Confederate state flag; Occupy City Hall protests in New York.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-29 Monday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-29 Monday

    29/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    As coronavirus cases top 10 million worldwide, we talk to Pulitzer Prize-winning science journalist Laurie Garrett; calls grow for justice for Elijah McClain, victim of police killing; Louisiana environmental activists face terror charges for protesting.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-26 Friday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-26 Friday

    26/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    The Supreme Court rules the U.S. can fast-track deportations of asylum seekers; Controversy grows over police use of facial recognition technology; Johnson & Johnson is ordered to pay $2.1 billion for its talcum products contaminated with asbestos.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-25 Thursday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-25 Thursday

    25/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    The coronavirus pandemic is devastating the hemisphere's two largest countries, the United States and Brazil; Rev. William Barber on the Poor People's Campaign's call for a moral revival.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-24 Wednesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-24 Wednesday

    24/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    Jamaal Bowman is set to out Rep. Eliot Engel in a progressive victory; Noura Erakat on Israel's plan to annex the West Bank as Israeli forces fatally shot her cousin; Black Lives Matter protests are changing sports; COVID-19 spreads in San Quentin prison.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-23 Tuesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-23 Tuesday

    23/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    Trump targets anti-fascists but ignores violent far-right groups despite a series of arrests of neo-Nazis; primary voters face long lines amid record turnout; a Dallas protester lost his eye when police shot him in the face with a less-than-lethal weapon.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-06-22 Monday

    Democracy Now! 2020-06-22 Monday

    22/06/2020 Duração: 59min

    Trump ousts a U.S. attorney who led investigations into his allies; Trump’s racist remarks at his poorly attended Tulsa rally draw outrage; As five men are found hanging amid mass protests, we talk to a filmmaker who examines the history of lynchings.