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Democracy Now! is an independent daily TV & radio news program, hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. We provide daily global news headlines, in-depth interviews and investigative reports without any advertisements or government funding. Our programming shines a spotlight on corporate and government abuses of power and lifts up the stories of ordinary people working to make change in extraordinary times. Democracy Now! is live weekdays at 8am ET and available 24/7 through our website and podcasts.

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-14 Friday

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-14 Friday

    Congressmember Rashida Tlaib makes a speech on the House floor about the lack of attention to Palestinians' suffering under Israel; We speak to longtime Palestinian diplomat Dr. Hanan Ashrawi and historian Rashid Khalidi about the context of the current conditions in Israel-Palestine and Palestinian resistance; Republican senators try to block prominent voting rights advocate Kristen Clarke from a top position at the Justice Department.

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    Democracy Now! 2021-05-13 Thursday

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-13 Thursday

    President Biden gives Israel a green light to continue its assault on Gaza as the death toll continues to climb in the besieged territory after days of aerial bombardment. We go to Gaza, Jerusalem and Nazareth for the latest.

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    Nathan Thrall on "A Day in the Life of Abed Salama" & Reality of Palestinian Life Under Israeli Rule

    Nathan Thrall on "A Day in the Life of Abed Salama" & Reality of Palestinian Life Under Israeli Rule

    Jerusalem-based writer Nathan Thrall discusses his acclaimed piece for The New York Review of Books, “A Day in the Life of Abed Salama: One man’s quest to find his son lays bare the reality of Palestinian life under Israeli rule.”

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-12 Wednesday

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-12 Wednesday

    The new PBS series "Philly D.A." gives an inside look at Larry Krasner, the Philadelphia district attorney who was elected in 2017 as he vowed to end mass incarceration and now faces a stiff primary challenge next week; We look at the broader movement to end cash bail and overhaul the probation system with the two creators of "Philly D.A.," as well as a formerly incarcerated activist and a longtime Philadelphia journalist.

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    Democracy Now! 2021-05-11 Tuesday

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-11 Tuesday

    Israeli airstrikes kill at least 26 Palestinians in Gaza as tension escalates dramatically following weeks of protests in Jerusalem; We look back at the 1985 Philadelphia police bombing of the home of MOVE, a radical Black liberation organization, that killed 11 people, amid revelations that the bones of one or two of the children killed have been used in classes at Princeton University and the University of Pennsylvania.

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    Democracy Now! 2021-05-10 Monday

    Democracy Now! 2021-05-10 Monday

    Tensions rise as Palestinians continue to protest Israeli efforts to evict dozens of residents of the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of occupied East Jerusalem to make room for Jewish settlers; At least 85 people, mostly schoolgirls, die in Afghanistan after an attack outside a school; Ari Berman on the latest Republican attack on voting rights.

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