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Democracy Now! 2020-07-31 Friday31/07/2020 Duración: 59min
We play excerpts from President Barack Obama's eulogy for civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta; We also hear remarks from senior pastor Raphael Warnock and Rev. James Lawson, a champion of nonviolence.
“They Have No Evidence Against Me”: Moroccan Journalist Omar Radi Jailed After He Criticized Govt.30/07/2020
Moroccan authorities have arrested journalist Omar Radi Wednesday on what press freedom advocates call “retaliatory charges.” We spoke to him before his arrest, when he was being called in several times a week for questioning.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-30 Thursday30/07/2020 Duración: 59min
Professor Noam Chomsky on why neoliberal policies left the country unprepared for a public health crisis, how Cuba has helped other countries during the pandemic, Israel's threat to annex the West Bank and the upcoming U.S. election.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-29 Wednesday29/07/2020 Duración: 59min
Attorney General William Barr is grilled by House lawmakers; Civil rights legend John Lewis is remembered by Rev. Raphael Warnock, who will preside over his funeral at MLK’s former church, and fellow Freedom Rider and SNCC leader Bernard Lafayette.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-28 Tuesday28/07/2020 Duración: 59min
As COVID-19 vaccine trials continue around the world, we look at who is profiting from the race to develop a cure; In Texas, hundreds who came to the U.S. seeking asylum were secretly held in hotels before being expelled from the country.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-27 Monday27/07/2020 Duración: 59min
Protests continue as Trump deploys federal forces. We speak with activists in Portland and Seattle. Princeton professor Eddie Glaude on the radical legacy of Rep. John Lewis, and his new book on James Baldwin's America and lessons for today.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-24 Friday24/07/2020 Duración: 59min
Professor Noam Chomsky on Trump’s vow to send federal agents to Democrat-led cities, whether he’ll leave office if he loses the election and more; Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez fires back at Rep. Ted Yoho for verbally attacking her on the Capitol steps.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-23 Thursday23/07/2020 Duración: 59min
Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner warns he will arrest Trump's federal agents who violate rights there; Chicago protesters demand justice for Miracle Boyd, teen activist police punched; Journalist Todd Miller on U.S. militarism at the border and abroad.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-22 Wednesday22/07/2020 Duración: 59min
COVID-19 infections skyrocket in South Africa amid a vaccine study; We look at COVID throughout the African continent with the head of Africa's Centres for Disease Control and Prevention; Latinx workers are hit hard by the pandemic, die at greater rates.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-21 Tuesday21/07/2020 Duración: 59min
As outcry grows in Portland over unidentified federal officials snatching activists off the streets in unmarked vans, Trump threatens to send federal forces to more cities; Teachers react to the administration's attempt to force public schools to reopen.
Democracy Now! 2020-07-20 Monday20/07/2020 Duración: 59min
We remember two civil rights icons who died Friday: 17-term U.S. Rep. John Lewis, original Freedom Rider and one of the "Big Six" at the 1963 March on Washington, & C.T. Vivian, whom Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. called "the greatest preacher to ever live."