Democracy Now

Weekdays 5-6 a.m.

A national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.

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  • Friday, August 17, 2018 4:00am
    Remembering Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul. We speak to professors Angela Davis, Mark Anthony Neal and Farah Jasmine Griffin on the civil rights and feminist icon.
  • Thursday, August 16, 2018 4:00am
    A scathing 1,400-page report exposes the extent of the Catholic Church's child sex abuse cover-up in Pennsylvania; Michigan Democratic congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib talks about tackling civil rights & the importance of her Palestinian roots.
  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018 4:00am
    It's been six months since the shooting massacre at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida; the Trump administration has still not reunited over 550 children forcibly separated from their parents at the border.
  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 4:00am
    As a man with cancer wins a $289M verdict against Monsanto, we look at how the company hid dangers of the Roundup herbicide. Yemen mourns 40 boys killed by a U.S. bomb in a Saudi-led airstrike, as AP reports the U.S. made deals with al-Qaeda there.
  • Monday, August 13, 2018 4:00am
    A nuclear standoff builds with Iran as the Trump administration reimposes economic sanctions; protesters interrupt Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to ask about his alleged ethical lapses and why he won't address climate change's role in ongoing wildfires.