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: Aug 17, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

In the latest escalation of the war in Syria, Russia has begun launching airstrikes from an Iranian air base.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The actor spoke out with activist Larry Hamm recently.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Monday, while Trump was speaking in Youngstown, Ohio, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden held a rally in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Award-winning journalist Matt Taibbi and author Phyllis Bennis dissect Trump's proposals outlined in his Youngstown, Ohio, speech Monday.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! spoke with Linda Sarsour, co-founder of the Muslim Democratic Club of New York, about Trump's "extreme vetting" for immigrants proposed in his speech yesterday.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Stanford swimmer Simone Manuel has made history, becoming the first African-American female swimmer to win an Olympic medal in an individual event.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Protests are continuing in Milwaukee two days after police shot dead a 23-year-old African-American man named Sylville Smith.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

"Fractured Lands: How the Arab World Came Apart" features stories from Egypt, Libya, Syria, Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Journalist Scott Anderson spoke with Democracy Now! about the rise of Islamic extremism since the Iraq War.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The damning report issued by the Justice Department this week about policing in Baltimore highlighted one African-American man in his fifties who was stopped more than 30 times by police.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Chicago is once again rocked by protests over police brutality, following the release of video showing the fatal police shooting of an unarmed African-American teenager.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke at the prestigious Detroit Economic Club Monday, where he laid out his economic vision.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Nonviolent protesters take to the streets, and activist Charlene Carruthers breaks down discrimination against black women.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Monday, protesters interrupted Donald Trump more than a dozen times during a speech at the Detroit Economic Club, in which Trump laid out his economic policies.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The connection between Google, the Clinton campaign and the Pentagon is a "triangle [that] is extremely worrying," says Julian Assange.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

When you woke up this morning, chances are your morning routine was touched in some way by a private equity firm.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

More than 60 percent of Brazilians think hosting the Games will hurt their country.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

More than 10,000 athletes across the world have convened in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Cartoonist Garry Trudeau has been writing about Trump and a possible run for the presidency for nearly 30 years.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

"I’ve known Hillary Clinton for 50 years—50 years—endorsed Bernie Sanders and worked my heart out for him, as many, many people did," Robert Reich said.

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