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Climate Change, Media, Psychology & the Denial of Death

Mitchell J. Rabin | Posted 04.10.2014 | 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 03.13.2014 | 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 02.28.2014 | 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...

How Neo-Nazi Music and Racism in U.S. Military Influenced Wade Michael Page

Democracy Now! | Posted 10.09.2012 | Crime
Democracy Now!

In a special one-hour Democracy Now! broadcast, we examine two key influences on Wisconsin Sikh temple shooter, Wade Michael Page: The neo-Nazi music scene and pervasive white supremacism in U.S. military ranks.

Sikh Temple Shooter's Time In White-Supremacist Underworld

Democracy Now! | Posted 10.07.2012 | Religion
Democracy Now!

More details have come to light about the man who shot dead six worshippers and critically wounded three others at the Oak Creek Sikh temple in Wisconsin before he was killed by police.

Exclusive: DREAM Activists Infiltrate Florida Detention Center, Find Wrongly Held Immigrants

Democracy Now! | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics
Democracy Now!

In a Democracy Now! exclusive, undocumented immigrant-rights activist Viridiana Martinez speaks out from a detention center in Pompano Beach, Florida, after being purposely arrested.

Olympics: Britain Mobilizes 20,000 Armed Personnel in Country's Largest Security Operation Since WWII

Democracy Now! | Posted 09.25.2012 | Sports
Democracy Now!

Britain has launched its largest peacetime security operation ever for the Summer Olympics. Nearly 20,000 armed personnel are now providing security -- almost double the number of British troops currently serving in Afghanistan.

NCAA Sanctions Against Penn State 'Unprecedented' and 'Frightening'

Democracy Now! | Posted 09.23.2012 | Sports
Democracy Now!

Following the NCAA's independent investigation into the widespread cover-up of child sexual abuse by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, the governing body of U.S. college sports has imposed unprecedented sanctions against Penn State University. Did they go too far?

Chris Hayes: It's the Elite Self-Protection That Produces Crisis, Corruption and Scandal (VIDEO)

Democracy Now! | Posted 09.17.2012 | Politics
Democracy Now!

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Actor J.D. Williams From HBO's The Wire Speaks Out Against NYPD's Stop-and-Frisk

Democracy Now! | Posted 08.20.2012 | Celebrity
Democracy Now!

J.D. Williams, an actor who played drug dealer Preston "Bodie" Broadus on the hit HBO series, The Wire, took part in Sunday's New York City march agai...

Journalists Challenge Secrecy In Bradley Manning Trial

Center for Constitutional Rights | Posted 07.24.2012 | Media

May 24, 2012, New York -- Today, the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) filed a petition requesting the Army Court of Criminal Appeals to order th...

James Gerken

Green Festival And Celebrity Activists Honor Environmental Movement

HuffingtonPost.com | James Gerken | Posted 04.23.2012 | Green

"Usually, people who care about the community, who care about the Earth, think that they're by themselves," Rebuild the Dream's founder Van Jones told...

Grace Lee Boggs Talks About The Revolutionary Life

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Massara | Posted 06.02.2012 | Arts

Grace Lee Boggs is approaching the ripe old age of 97, but she doesn't seem to be tiring a bit these days. It could be argued that there hasn't been a...

Newt Gingrich Outraged Over Amy Goodman's Tough Questions in 1995 About GOP's 'War on Women'

Democracy Now! | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics
Democracy Now!

2012-01-30-jkdfjirgrjkfjkdjfidfieieieieie.jpgNewt Gingrich's attacks on reporters who have asked him tough questions is nothing new.

Holding Hands to Surround the White House: Environmental Leaders Speaking at Green Festival L.A. Urge Action

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 01.05.2012 | Green
Alison Rose Levy

This Sunday, people will have the chance to hold hands surrounding the White House, and to ask President Obama to live up to his campaign promise to "end the tyranny of oil," by saying no to Tar Sands.