Democracy Now! War & Peace Report - August 1

- Israel’s Cabinet Agrees to Expand Ground Attack
- Israel Breaks 48-Hour Halt to Air Strikes
- UN Human Rights Head Condemns Israeli Bombing of Qana
- Rescue Workers Recover Remains of 40 Lebanese Civilians
- Bint Jbeil “A Forsaken Panorama of Destruction and Devastation”
- Bush Dismisses "Stopping [the Attacks] For the Sake of Stopping”
- Report: U.S. Wants Israel to Attack Syria
- Lebanese Oil Spill Comparable to Exxon Valdez Disaster
- Cuba’s Fidel Castro Has Surgery, Temporarily Hands Over Power
- U.S. Aims to Install Pro-American Leader in Cuba
- Hundreds of Thousands of Protesters Camp Out in Mexico City
- Gen. Geoffrey Miller Awarded Distinguished Service Medal

Write up and video courtesy of DemocracyNow!.

To purchase an audio or video copy of this entire program, click here for online ordering or call 1 (888) 999-3877.

#story_page_ below_article

Understand the importance of honest news ?

So do we.

The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health - mental and physical - but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.

We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.

We need your support in this difficult time. Every reader contribution, no matter the amount, makes a difference in allowing our newsroom to bring you the stories that matter, at a time when being informed is more important than ever. Invest with us.

Make a one-time contribution to Alternet All Access, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you.

Click to donate by check.

DonateDonate by credit card
Donate by Paypal

Don't Sit on the Sidelines of History. Join Alternet All Access and Go Ad-Free. Support Honest Journalism.