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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.

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-21 Tuesday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-21 TuesdayHeadlines for September 21, 2021"We Need to Deliver": Anger Grows at Sens. Manchin, Sinema over Obstruction of Democratic PrioritiesRep. Ro Khanna on Border Guards Whipping Haitians, U.S. Drone Strikes, Afghanistan & Ending Iraq War"We Are Troy Davis": 10 Years After Georgia Execution That Galvanized Anti-Death Penalty MovementDownload this show


21 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-20 Monday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-20 MondayHeadlines for September 20, 2021"People Are Desperate": Biden Vows Mass Deportations as Thousands of Haitian Refugees Shelter in Del RioNew Revelations on Haiti Assassination: Grenade-Dropping Drones, Paranoid President & Guards Who RanTexas Abortion Doctor: "When We Ban Abortion, It Doesn't Stop the Need for People to Access Abortion"Indian Civil Society Urges Johnson & Johnson to Stop Exporting Indian-Made Vaccines to Rich NationsDownload this show


20 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-17 Friday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-17 FridayHeadlines for September 17, 2021"Systemic Failure": Top Gymnasts Blast FBI for Bungling Sexual Abuse Probe of Dr. Larry Nassar"Another World Is Possible": How Occupy Wall Street Reshaped Politics & Kicked Off New Era of ProtestDownload this show


17 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-16 Thursday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-16 ThursdayHeadlines for September 16, 2021The Other Afghan Women: Rural Areas Hope Taliban Rule Will End Decades of U.S. & Warlord ViolenceAs Wealthy Nations Debate Giving Booster Vaccine Shots, Calls Grow for Global Vaccine EquityEl Salvador Becomes First Nation to Make Bitcoin Legal Tender Amid Growing AuthoritarianismDownload this show


16 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-15 Wednesday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-15 WednesdayHeadlines for September 15, 2021California Votes No: Governor Gavin Newsom Survives Republican-Led Recall EffortU.S. Drone Killed 10 Afghans, Including Aid Worker & 7 Kids, After Water Jugs Were Mistaken as Bombs20 Years Later, Undocumented Immigrants Who Aided 9/11 Recovery & Cleanup Efforts Demand RecognitionForced Entry: NSO Group Spies Secretly Seized Control of Apple Devices by Exploiting Flaw in CodeDownload this show


15 Sep 2021

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A Spy in Your Pocket: How Phone Hacking by Mercenary Spyware Firms Threaten Global Privacy

In Part 2 of our interview with Ronald Deibert, director of the University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab, he describes how they discovered a massive security flaw that was being exploited by the Israeli-based NSO Group to infect Apple iPhones and other devices with its Pegasus spyware. Deibert also describes how people can try to protect their devices from such security exploits, and the push to halt sales of this type of spyware. Deibert is the author of “Reset: Reclaiming the Internet for Civil Society.”

15 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-14 Tuesday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-14 TuesdayHeadlines for September 14, 2021"Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire": Deepa Kumar on How Racism Fueled U.S. Wars Post-9/11Fairy Creek: Indigenous-Led Blockade of Old-Growth Logging Is Now Canada's Largest Civil DisobedienceDownload this show


14 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-13 Monday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-13 MondayHeadlines for September 13, 2021Former Attica Prisoner Describes Racist, Brutal Treatment That Sparked Deadly Uprising 50 Years AgoBetrayal at Attica: NY Violently Crushed Attica Prison Uprising Amid Negotiations, Then Covered It UpDownload this show


13 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-10 Friday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-10 FridayHeadlines for September 10, 2021Rep. Barbara Lee, Who Cast Sole Vote After 9/11 Against “Forever Wars,” on Need for Afghan War InquiryShared Grief After 9/11: Sister of WTC Victim Meets Afghan Who Lost 19 Family Members in U.S. AttackDownload this show


10 Sep 2021

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Democracy Now! 2021-09-09 Thursday

Democracy Now! 2021-09-09 ThursdayHeadlines for September 09, 2021"Turning Point": Legacy of the U.S. Response to 9/11 Is Terror, Domestic Surveillance & Drones"Humane": Yale Historian Samuel Moyn on "How the United States Abandoned Peace and Reinvented War"Download this show


9 Sep 2021

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