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 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.

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

Six years ago, President Obama warned the nation that foreign corporations could soon pour money into the U.S. election system thanks to the Supreme Court Citizens United decision.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Imprisoned Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning faces new charges after she tried to commit suicide last month.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Tuesday, New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton announced he is resigning next month.

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

In 2008, Khizr and Ghazala Khan, who spoke at the Democratic National Convention last week, were filmed visiting the grave of their son in the HBO documentary "Section 60: Arlington National Cemetery."

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

The U.S. military carried out two airstrikes in Libya against ISIS fighters on Monday in the latest escalation of the U.S. war against the self-proclaimed Islamic State.

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

On Monday, hundreds of activists gathered at New York City Hall demanding the defunding of the New York Police Department, the firing of New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and reparations for victims of police brutality.

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

"Well, could you give me one quote from it?" the social justice nun wants to ask Donald Trump regarding the Bible.

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

Voting rights advocates have won a number of major victories that could reshape the November election.

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

Last week at the Democratic National Convention, one of the most powerful speeches came from Khizr Khan, the father of a U.S. soldier who died serving in Iraq in 2004.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2016, Source: Democracy Now

Socialist Kshama Sawant vs. popular feminist writer Rebecca Traister on all things Hillary and progressive politics.

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