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Human Rights Abuses Escalate at DAPL Prayer Services in North Dakota

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 10.22.2016 | Impact
Georgianne Nienaber

"It makes me so sad. I want to feel like what we have been fighting for over the past hundred years is our dignity and that we as Indigenous people wi...

'Riot' Charge Dropped Against Amy Goodman For Covering Pipeline Protest

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 10.19.2016 | Media

Criminal charges against “Democracy Now” radio host Amy Goodman were dropped Monday in North Dakota. Prosecutors had charged her with participatin...

The Great Silencing

Jane Wells | Posted 10.17.2016 | Impact
Jane Wells

In one of the most outrageous attempts to silence the press in memory, Democracy Now's Amy Goodman is slated to enter a Law Enforcement Facility in...

Standing With Standing Rock and Sacred Stone Camp

Dave Pruett | Posted 09.22.2016 | Green
Dave Pruett

Something extraordinary and unprecedented is happening within the environmental movement. The epicenter of this "Earth"-quake is Sacred Stone Camp on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota.

The Battle At Standing Rock Isn't Over

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 09.12.2016 | Green
Georgianne Nienaber

It is quite possible that a question from an unknown Malaysian female journalist in Laos was the genesis for the sudden and unexpected intervention by the Obama administration.

Defending (Gasp) the Media in the Rise of Donald Trump

Mark Olmsted | Posted 05.09.2016 | Media
Mark Olmsted

I'm about to shock you, so be prepared. I'm going to defend a more-hated entity than Congress. I'm going to defend the media, the universally agreed-upon Dr. Frankenstein in the creation of Donald Trump.

WATCH LIVE: Journalist Amy Goodman On The Movements That Changed America

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 04.07.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Amy Goodman, the host and executive producer of "Democracy Now!," sits down with HuffPost Live to discuss the her book Democracy Now!: Twenty Years Co...

The Digital Dog Ate Our Civil-Liberties Homework: 'It's Just the Way It Is'

Norman Solomon | Posted 11.09.2016 | Media
Norman Solomon

Of all the excuses ladled out for the Obama administration's shredding of the Fourth Amendment while assaulting press freedom and prosecuting "national security" whistleblowers, none is more pernicious than the claim that technology is responsible.

Reflecting on Symbiosis Gathering 2015

Morena Duwe | Posted 09.29.2016 | Arts
Morena Duwe

Poking the sky with its palatial spires was Symbiosis Gathering, a three-day camping, transformational music festival whose aesthetics are likened to that of Burning Man.

Go Spotty with Polka Dots

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 05.18.2015 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

It seems every so often polka dots pop back into the fashion scene, and when designers like Dolce & Gabbana go spotty like this season, it's time to spring up and take notice.

DIY Surprise Lantern!

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 05.18.2015 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

After a little trial and error, here's an easy DIY project for a surprise lantern pull string that you could use for a variety of special occasions.

Russell Brand Impersonates Noam Chomsky

Democracy Now! | Posted 01.14.2015 | Comedy
Democracy Now!

British comedian and actor Russell Brand sat down with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now! for an extended interview about his new book.

Climate Change, Media, Psychology & the Denial of Death

Mitchell J. Rabin | Posted 06.10.2014 | Green
Mitchell J. Rabin

On the standard, commercial television channels we hear about extreme weather virtually every single day. Droughts in the southwest hardly seen since...

Gen. Jim Jones Didn't Disclose Industry Ties Before Testimony at Keystone XL Hearing

Steve Horn | Posted 05.13.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

The irony of it all: Jones may have drawn more attention to his testimony by not disclosing his ties than he would have by being transparent about them up-front, as required by the House.

Skiing Downhill: Olympics of Distraction

Danny Schechter | Posted 04.24.2014 | Media
Danny Schechter

As the skiers race downhill, also going downhill is US relations with Russia and Venezuela where an opposition leader backed by the National Endowment for Democracy is now in jail as street protests escalate.

Ralph Nader Is No Fan Of President Obama

92nd Street Y | Posted 08.25.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

Consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader spoke with Democracy Now host Amy Goodman at 92Y on June 6, 2013. In this clip, Nader ...

WATCH: Amy Goodman Speaks Out On Boston Bombing

Posted 06.16.2013 | Media

"Democracy Now" host Amy Goodman appeared on HuffPost Live on Tuesday to talk about the media's approach to the military--and to the bombings in Bosto...

WATCH: Amy Goodman Laments Media's Failures On Iraq War

Posted 03.19.2013 | Media

Amy Goodman looked back at the media's failures on the Iraq War on HuffPost Live Tuesday, echoing the strong criticism of the media on the tenth anniv...

Can Photos From Gaza Help Blaze the Path to Peace?

Linda Milazzo | Posted 01.28.2013 | Media
Linda Milazzo

One can't emphasize enough the unique ability media has to influence public opinion.

Amy Goodman: Multi-Tasking From KSER to Spokane

Hayden Bixby | Posted 12.29.2012 | Media
Hayden Bixby

Amy Goodman spoke clearly and engagingly about topics ranging from radio to revolution, from drone wars to the death penalty. Her voice, so familiar to most of us in the audience, might have been coming from a Democracy Now! broadcast.

Watch Live: Democracy Now! Expands the Presidential Debate with Responses From Third Party Candidates in Real Time

Democracy Now! | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Democracy Now!

While President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney face-off in a much anticipated foreign policy debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL, Democracy Now!

Third Party Candidates to Join in Real Time on Democracy Now!'s Live Coverage of Presidential Debate

Democracy Now! | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics
Democracy Now!

As President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney square off in the first presidential debate tonight, Democracy Now! will broadcast live from Denver with a special expanded presidential debate from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. ET.

Exclusive Live From 'Bainport': Illinois Workers Urge Romney to Not Outsource Their Jobs to China

Democracy Now! | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics
Democracy Now!

Freeport Mayor George Gaulrapp, who has supported the encampment and fended off calls for it to be shut down, says Romney should get directly involved in the issue.

WATCH Amy Goodman: Conventions More Dangerous For Journalists Than Egypt

Posted 10.28.2012 | Media

"Democracy Now!" host Amy Goodman appeared on HuffPost Live on Tuesday to talk about her infamous 2008 arrest at the Republican National Convention in...

WATCH: Ryan Grim Talks Bain Capital's Death Squad Ties

The Huffington Post | Cole Stangler | Posted 08.10.2012 | Politics

On Friday morning, "Democracy Now," a nationally-syndicated independent radio and television program, covered The Huffington Post's recent report on t...