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: Dec 1, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! spoke with Dr. Cornel West about why he is heading to Standing Rock.

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

On Tuesday, Donald Trump named Steven Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs executive, to be Treasury Secretary.

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

Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton in Wisconsin by less than 30,000 votes out of 2.8 million cast.

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

The mainstream media largely ignored Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign.

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

Democracy Now! hosted Bernie Sanders' most extensive broadcast interview since Donald Trump won the presidential election.

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

The failed invasion of the Bay of Pigs was widely celebrated as the first defeat of imperialism in the Americas.

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

Democracy Now! speaks with Bill Fletcher, a founder of the Black Radical Congress, and Peter Kornbluh, director of the Cuba Documentation Project.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Donald Trump repeatedly said he would end all immigration to the U.S. by Syrian refugees and others from what he called "terror-prone nations."

Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to pull the United states out of the Paris Agreement and has called climate change a Chinese-created hoax.

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

"After that, I was strip-searched and then thrown into jail and, finally, late, late that evening, was charged with a crime."

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

President-elect Donald Trump’s views on climate change are alarming.

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

"Today we are saying it is time for a new approach to the Native American people, not to run a pipeline through their land."

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

There are increasing reports of threats against minorities that many feel are a result of Trump’s rhetoric.

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

Hillary Clinton won the popular vote, but lost the Electoral College to Republican Donald Trump.

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

"Fewer people voted in this election than voted in 2012," notes Juan González.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The World Meteorological Organization has reported that the five years from 2011 to 2015 were the hottest on record

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

"We failed our young people."

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

Donald J. Trump is the next president of the United States.

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

Greg Palast has uncovered the latest in vote suppression tactics that could threaten the integrity of the vote in Ohio and North Carolina.

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

As voters in the United States go to the polls, we look at more than 160 ballot initiatives in 35 states, more than in any election in the last decade.

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