Democracy Now

Weekdays 5-6 a.m.

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

Ways to Connect


  • Friday, January 22, 2021 4:00am
    Biden unveils a sweeping COVID strategy after Trump left him with no plan for a national vaccine rollout; Three tribal leaders on the devastating impact of the pandemic on Indigenous communities; Calls grow for Biden to cancel the Dakota Access pipeline.
  • Thursday, January 21, 2021 4:00am
    We get reaction to Joe Biden's inauguration as the 46th president of the United States from scholar Cornel West and pioneering journalist Maria Hinojosa; We hear the inaugural poem by 22-year-old Amanda Gorman, the youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history.
  • Wednesday, January 20, 2021 4:00am
    As Biden and Harris take office, author and academic Michael Eric Dyson and Waleed Shahid of Justice Democrats talk about the role of social movements in the next administration; CIA torture whistleblower John Kiriakou on seeking a pardon from Trump.
  • Tuesday, January 19, 2021 4:00am
    Rashida Tlaib on Trump's impeachment and what needs to be on Biden's to-do list; The presence of police officers among the Capitol rioters raises alarm over right-wing radicalization in law enforcement; The ACLU warns against new domestic terrorism laws.
  • Monday, January 18, 2021 4:00am
    MLK Day Special: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in His Own Words