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President Obama's New Normal: The Drone Strikes Continue
Posted on: Dec 26, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Americans abhor mass shootings at home. Why allow our government to commit mass murder abroad?
How America's Kids Got Hooked on Big Pharma's Meth
Posted on: Dec 19, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Are Adderall and Ritalin the best answer for ADHD? NYT Reporter Alan Schwarz and Gabor Mate get to the bottom of the problems around these issues.
Watch: Obama, Raul Castro, Maya Angelou Honor Nelson Mandela
Posted on: Dec 10, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Nearly 100 heads of state traveled to South Africa for the memorial.
Sy Hersh Bombshell: Obama "Cherry-Picked" Intel on Syrian Chemical Attack
Posted on: Dec 9, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
The New Yorker and Washington Post refused to publish Hersh's investigative story.
Jane Goodall and Vandana Shiva: Why Women Are Key to Solving Climate Crisis
Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Jane Goodall and Vandana Shiva discuss their decades of work devoted to protecting nature and saving future generations from the dangers of climate change.
"We Have to Consume Less": Scientists Call For Radical Economic Overhaul to Avert Climate Crisis
Posted on: Nov 21, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Two scientists are calling for "radical and immediate de-growth strategies in the U.S., EU and other wealthy nations."
Leaked Memo Reveals U.S. Plan to Oppose Helping Poor Nations Adapt to Climate Change
Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
The U.S. delegation is worried the talks in Warsaw will "focus increasingly on blame and liability."
Oliver Stone on 50th Anniversary of JFK Assassination & the Untold History of the United States
Posted on: Nov 6, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Stone argues how the official version of JFK's death could not possibly have happened.
Ex-Air Force Pilot Brandon Bryant on the Trauma He Experienced, Killing People Remotely Using Drones
Posted on: Oct 28, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
How the United States uses drones in war through the eyes of one of the first U.S. drone operators to speak out.
Outrage: "Cash for Kids": Firms Behind Juvenile Prison Bribes Reach $2.5 Million Settlement in Civil Suit
Posted on: Oct 23, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Two judges who were found guilty of bribing are in prison now.
How Oil Pipelines Threaten Democracy and the Planet's Survival
Posted on: Oct 8, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
A look at how oil companies collude with governments and its impact on the people, ecology and politics along what's known as the "Oil Road."
Taibbi's Latest Expose: How Teachers, Cops and Firemen Are Getting Their Pensions Fleeced at Lightning Speed
Posted on: Sep 26, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Taibbi in his latest expose revealing that hedge funds are making millions from public pension funds.
Jeremy Scahill: Obama Is an Enforcer of Empire
Posted on: Sep 25, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
President Obama has openly embraced an aggressive military doctrine.
Bill McKibben: National Day of Action Against the Keystone XL Pipeline on Saturday
Posted on: Sep 18, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
McKibben talks about the "Draw the Line" actions planned for Saturday, September 21 to demand President Obama stop the proposed pipeline.
Civil Rights Leader Gloria Richardson Reflects on the 1963 March on Washington
Posted on: Aug 28, 2013, Source: Democracy Now
Richardson, who spoke - briefly - at the first march reflects on the movement, women's role and the continued struggle.
'I Haven’t Seen Such Death in My Whole Life': Syrian Activist Details Alleged Chemical Weapons Attack
Posted on: Aug 23, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
The Syrian opposition says government forces fired poisonous gas into the rebel-held neighborhoods of Ghouta, killing hundreds of people.
Senate Insider: We Can't Be Satisfied with Obama's 'Vague Promises' on Secret Laws and Domestic Spying
Posted on: Aug 12, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Long-time Deputy Chief of Staff to Sen. Ron Wyden: "When the president tries to make it sound like ... he was already moving us in this direction, he had five years to do that."
'A Dream Foreclosed': How Financial Predators Created a Crisis That Led to 10 Million Americans Being Evicted
Posted on: Aug 7, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
As Obama touts our economic recovery, a new book by Laura Gottesdiener exposes the tragedy of our housing crisis.
Iran's New President Offers a Diplomatic Opportunity—Will the U.S. Seize It?
Posted on: Aug 6, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Iranian president-elect Hassan Rouhani has called for the lifting of international sanctions and engaging with the United States.
Glenn Greenwald: Is the U.S. Exaggerating the Terror Threat to Embassies to Silence Critics of NSA Domestic Surveillance?
Posted on: Aug 5, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!
Greenwald also discusses Reuters’ report on the Drug Enforcement Agency spying on Americans.
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