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Democracy Now! 2020-09-18 Friday18/09/2020 Duración: 59min
The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 nears 200,000 as President Trump continues to downplay the pandemic and contradict scientists; We speak with David Goodrich, a former NOAA climate scientist; Remembering historian Howard Zinn.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-17 Thursday17/09/2020 Duración: 59min
A new report shows the humanitarian crisis in Yemen is deepening after U.S. aid cuts; 13,000 migrants are homeless after a fire destroyed most of Europe's largest refugee camp in Greece; WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange fights extradition to the U.S.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-16 Wednesday16/09/2020 Duración: 59min
Louisville agrees to a historic $12 million settlement with Breonna Taylor's family; Author Mychal Denzel Smith on racism, police killings, depression and the 2020 election; Noura Erakat says Trump's "peace" deals will boost oppression in the Middle East.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-15 Tuesday15/09/2020 Duración: 59min
Reporter Ari Berman on attacks on voting rights across the U.S.; As fires continue to devastate the West Coast, Indigenous ways of land management could foster greater climate resiliency; How Amazon increased profits by price gouging during the pandemic.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-14 Monday14/09/2020 Duración: 59min
As fires char the West Coast, we look at how farmworkers are particularly vulnerable and speak to a wildland fire ecologist in Oregon as Trump blames forest management, not the climate crisis; Rev. Barber on mobilizing voters ahead of November's election.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-11 Friday11/09/2020 Duración: 59min
Nineteen years after the U.S. 9/11 attacks, the U.S. "global war on terror" launched in 2001 has displaced 37 million; Black feminist scholar and organizer Barbara Smith on combating white supremacy; The need for transparency developing a COVID vaccine.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-10 Thursday10/09/2020 Duración: 59min
Major climate change-fueled fires burn across the western U.S.; Dearth of African American and Latinx participants in medical trials could slow a COVID-19 vaccine; The history of medical exploitation of vulnerable groups in the U.S. and around the world.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-09 Wednesday09/09/2020 Duración: 59min
As a hearing to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange begins, his lawyer says the case sets a chilling precedent; Salvadoran American journalist Roberto Lovato on how decades of U.S. military intervention in Central America led to the migrant crisis.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-08 Tuesday08/09/2020 Duración: 59min
The director of "The Killing of Breonna Taylor" on new details in the case; How the Trump administration killed an anti-corruption commission in Guatemala in exchange for Guatemala's support of Trump's policies on the Middle East and immigration.
Democracy Now! 2020-09-07 Monday07/09/2020 Duración: 59min
In a Democracy Now! special, Harvard professor Cornel West and Ben Jealous discuss Trump's record, Biden's vow to fight systemic racism, and more; Professor Angela Davis on the uprising against police brutality and racism.