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: Sep 2, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A federal judge has denied a request from the former Black Panther and journalist Mumia Abu-Jamal for life-saving medication that could cure his hepatitis C.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A woman in Sherwood, Arkansas, just spent 35 days in a county jail after she accidentally bounced a $29 check five years ago.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

President Obama has appointed seven members to a federal control board that will run the finances of Puerto Rico’s nearly bankrupt government for at least the next five years and restructure nearly $70 billion in debt.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Hours after traveling to Mexico City, Trump gave a major speech on immigration in Phoenix, Arizona.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Brazilian Senate has voted to impeach the country’s democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff from office in what many are calling a coup.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

In Florida, State Attorney Angela Corey has been defeated in her re-election bid.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Glenn Greenwald looks at the foreign policies of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A young girl who shot dead her abusive father now may face life in prison, sparking national outcry over the treatment of domestic violence survivors.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Hackers based outside the United States have reportedly infiltrated two state election databases.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

California lawmakers voted Monday to pass a law requiring prison time for those convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious victim.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

In 2007, the wholesale price of the EpiPen in the U.S. was $57. Less than a decade later, the life-saving drug now costs over $300.

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

Are the same outlets and journalists heavily investigating Donald Trump refusing to scrutinize Hillary Clinton?

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

Questions surrounding Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Foundation continue to grow.

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

Even before the Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen began more than a year ago, Yemen was ranked as one of the poorest countries in the world.

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

Syrian Kurdish militias are backed by the United States.

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

On Wednesday, British politician Nigel Farage joined Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Mississippi.

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

Emma Thompson visited the Canadian town of Clyde River, which has been leading efforts against the oil industry.

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

The epilogue of Vijay Prashad’s new book examines the undercovered conflicts in Yemen and Palestine, and the role of Saudi Arabia.

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

Vijay Prashad notes: "The story in Libya is not dissimilar to the story in Iraq."

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

Bernie Sanders and his supporters have launched a new political organization called Our Revolution.

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