Stories by Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy Now!, a daily international TV/radio news hour airing on more than 1,200 stations in North America. She is the co-author of The Silenced Majority, a New York Times best-seller. subscribe to Amy Goodman's feed

Posted on: Jan 24, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

"Trump’s reinstatement of the global gag rule officially turns his anti-woman, anti-choice rhetoric into policy."

Posted on: Jan 20, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! spoke with Jeremy Scahill, co-founder of The Intercept, about his latest piece, "Notorious Mercenary Erik Prince Is Advising Trump from the Shadows."

Posted on: Jan 19, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

It's been a busy end of Obama's presidency—but not all of his actions have been as progressive as this week's.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

Donald Trump tweeted that Congressman John Lewis was "All talk, talk, talk—no action" following Lewis' controversial interview.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

"You are fake news," President-elect Trump told CNN reporter Jim Acosta during his January 11 press conference.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

"You can’t win an investigation on us."

Posted on: Jan 9, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

Republicans now have control of the House, the Senate and the governorship for the first time in Kentucky state history.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

This week Dylann Roof faces a possible death sentence for murdering nine black worshipers at the Emanuel AME Church in June of 2015.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

"We all asked these young people to come forward, willingly and voluntarily, and guaranteed them that the information about themselves... would be protected."

Posted on: Dec 29, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

President-elect Trump has already raised the prospect of a new global arms race on Twitter.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The founder of the Internet Archive, Brewster Kahle, explains why.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

According to the Sierra Club, Trump will be the only world leader who still denies the science behind climate change.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The CIA analyst who interrogated Saddam Hussein after his capture 13 years ago has just released a new book about the Iraq War.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Constitution prohibits officeholders from accepting "any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever, from any king, prince, or foreign state."

Posted on: Dec 27, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

No bribe is big enough to convince stars to perform for this demagogue.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

"Let it be an arms race. We will outmatch them at every pass and outlast them all," Donald Trump said on Friday.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Trump calls the media "dishonest," but they're directly responsible for his rise.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

"Nobody's off the table," said Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A resistance plan for Trump's first 100 days.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Activists are accusing Republican lawmakers of waging a legislative coup by attempting to strip power from the state’s incoming governor, Democrat Roy Cooper.