Democracy Now

Weekdays 5-6 a.m.

A national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.

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  • Monday, October 16, 2017 4:00am
    Headlines for October 16, 2017; "Stop the Unconstitutional War in Yemen": Rep. Ro Khanna on Growing Opposition to U.S.-Backed War; CA Rep. Khanna: "We Can't Control Environmental Catastrophes Caused by Extreme Climate Conditions"; Scientist Daniel Swain on "Unprecedented Climate Conditions" Contributing to Deadly CA Wildfires; "Everything was on Fire": CA Resident Describes Fleeing 30-Foot-High Flames Surrounding Her Ranch; COINTELPRO 2? FBI Targets "Black Identity Extremists" Despite Surge in White Supremacist Violence
  • Friday, October 13, 2017 4:00am
    Headlines for October 13, 2017; Rep. Luis GutiƩrrez: Trump Wants to Own Puerto Rico But Not Help Those Dying After the Hurricane; Is Trump Slashing Healthcare Subsidies for the Poor to Decimate Obamacare & Cut Taxes for the Rich?; Psychiatrist Robert Jay Lifton on Duty to Warn: Trump's "Relation to Reality" is Dangerous to Us All; Robert Jay Lifton on the Apocalyptic Twins of Nuclear and Climate Threats & Reflections on Survival
  • Thursday, October 12, 2017 4:00am
    As more women accuse Harvey Weinstein of harassment, sexual assault and rape, we speak with two of his victims about their encounters with him; we also speak with journalist Irin Carmon, who says, "Women shouldn't trust the men who call themselves allies.
  • Wednesday, October 11, 2017 4:00am
    A climate scientist discusses global warming and California's raging fires; Rev. Jesse Jackson examines Puerto Rico's recovery, voter suppression and NFL protests against racism; a DACA recipient responds to Trump's refusal to renew the program.
  • Tuesday, October 10, 2017 4:00am
    Ahead of Catalonia's expected declaration of independence, WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange says he advised Catalans to communicate securely amid repression; New Yorkers rally for removal of Columbus statue, call for Indigenous Peoples' Day.