Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! is a daily, global, independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. Their reporting includes breaking daily news headlines and in-depth interviews with people on the front lines of the world’s most pressing issues. On Democracy Now!, you’ll hear a diversity of voices speaking for themselves, providing a unique and sometimes provocative perspective on global events.

Democracy Now! is broadcast daily in countries around the world. The program is broadcast in Helsingborg by Radio Kärnan.

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April 18th, 2024

Headlines for April 18, 2024

  • Meet USC Valedictorian Asna Tabassum: School Cancels Commencement Speech by Pro-Palestinian Student
  • The New McCarthyism: Congress Grills Columbia Univ. President Amid Crackdown on Pro-Palestine Speech
  • Columbia Students Risk Arrest, Suspension to Maintain Gaza Solidarity Encampment on Campus
  • Israel Considers Attacking Iran and Invading Rafah as Netanyahu Seeks Lifelines to Stay in Power

The program was broadcast april 18th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 17th, 2024

Headlines for April 17, 2024

  • One Year into War, Sudan Wracked by World’s Largest Displacement and Hunger Crises
  • No Tech for Apartheid: Google Workers Arrested for Protesting Company’s $1.2B Contract with Israel
  • Can UAW Unionize the South? Volkswagen Tennessee Vote Could Change U.S. Labor Landscape

The program was broadcast april 17th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 16th, 2024

Headlines for April 16, 2024

  • Yanis Varoufakis Banned from Germany as Berlin Police Raid & Shut Down Palestinian Conference
  • “Technofeudalism: What Killed Capitalism”: Yanis Varoufakis on New Book & Why Assange Should Be Freed
  • Under Cover of War in Gaza, Assault on West Bank Intensifies: Palestinian Journalist Dalia Hatuqa
  • “I’m Jewish, and I’ve Covered Wars. I Know War Crimes When I See Them”: Reporter Peter Maass on Gaza

The program was broadcast april 16th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 15th, 2024

Headlines for April 15, 2024

  • Is Regional War at Stake as Israel Weighs Response to Iran? Roundtable from Tehran, Tel Aviv & D.C.
  • Trump in the Dock: First Criminal Trial of a Former U.S. President Begins Today in NYC

The program was broadcast april 15th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 12th, 2024

Headlines for April 12, 2024

  • “Council of War”: Walden Bello on Biden’s Trilateral Summit with Philippines & Japan to Contain China
  • “A Stalemate and Attritional Grind”: Journalist Luke Mogelson on 2 Years of Russia’s War in Ukraine
  • Israeli Scholar Neve Gordon on Israeli Mass Surveillance in Gaza & the Use of AI to Kill Palestinians

The program was broadcast april 12th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 11th, 2024

Headlines for April 11, 2024

  • “We’re Responsible for This”: American Surgeons Return from Gaza, Call for End of U.S. Culpability in Genocide
  • As Arizona Reinstates 1864 Abortion Ban, Doctors & Organizers Fight Back to Preserve Access

The program was broadcast april 11th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 10th, 2024

Headlines for April 10, 2024

  • Arizona Supreme Court Revives 1864 Abortion Ban Passed Before Women Could Even Vote
  • Israel’s Ultimate Goal Is to Make Gaza Unfit for Human Habitation: Middle East Analyst Mouin Rabbani
  • Breaking the Silence: Israeli Army Veterans Tour U.S. & Canada to Speak Out Against Occupation

The program was broadcast april 10th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 9th, 2024

Headlines for April 09, 2024

  • “A Sea of Misery”: Gaza Is Unlike Anything I’ve Ever Seen, Says NGO Head/Ex-CNN Journalist Arwa Damon
  • “Empty Words”: Kenneth Roth on Biden’s Criticism of Israel While U.S. Keeps Weapons Flowing
  • 30 Years Later, Rwanda Genocide Shows Consequences of U.S. Refusal to Prevent Mass Killing

The program was broadcast april 9th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 8th, 2024

Headlines for April 08, 2024

  • “Killing People Around the Clock”: Dr. Mustafa Barghouti & Muhammad Shehada on 6 Months of War on Gaza
  • Imprisoned Palestinian Writer Walid Daqqa Dies of Cancer After 38 Years in Israeli Jails
  • From the Solar Eclipse to Global Heating, Dr. Peter Kalmus on the Importance of Science

The program was broadcast april 8th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 5th, 2024

Headlines for April 05, 2024

  • Lavender & Where’s Daddy: How Israel Used AI to Form Kill Lists & Bomb Palestinians in Their Homes
  • “No Other Land”: Israeli Director Slams Claims of Antisemitism for Apartheid Comment at Berlinale

The program was broadcast april 5th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 4th, 2024

Headlines for April 04, 2024

  • Palestinian American Dr. Walks Out of Biden Meeting, Hands Him Letter from 8-Year-Old Orphan in Gaza
  • Road to Famine: Israeli Law Prof. Neve Gordon on Israel’s History of Weaponizing Food Access in Gaza
  • From Prison to the Presidency in 3 Weeks: In Senegal, Pan-Africanist Opposition Figures Take Office

The program was broadcast april 4th, 2024 at 17:00.

April 3rd, 2024

Headlines for April 03, 2024

  • Haitians Resist Foreign Intervention as U.S. Pushes for Unelected “Transition Council” to Rule Island
  • “A War Machine Out of Control”: Israel Keeps Attacking Aid Workers as Gaza Faces Famine
  • Israel Moves to Ban Al Jazeera in Latest Attack on Journalists Who Expose Horrors of War & Occupation
  • Ex-Israeli Negotiator Slams U.S. Arming of Israel Following Aid Convoy Attack & Iran Consulate Bombing

The program was broadcast april 3rd, 2024 at 17:00.

April 2nd, 2024

Headlines for April 02, 2024

  • Israel Kills 6 Int’l Aid Workers & Gazan Driver in Attack on Chef Andrés’s World Central Kitchen Convoy
  • State Dept. Whistleblower: Biden Is Skirting U.S. Law by Rushing More Bombs & Warplanes to Israel
  • Active-Duty U.S. Airman, Inspired by Aaron Bushnell, on Hunger Strike Outside White House over Gaza
  • Israel “Risking a Two-Front War, Maybe a Three-Front War,” After Latest Strike Against Iran in Syria

The program was broadcast april 2nd, 2024 at 17:00.

April 1st, 2024

Headlines for April 01, 2024

  • “Genocidal Machine”: Dr. Ghassan Abu-Sittah on Israel’s Destruction of Gaza’s Hospitals
  • “Dying Slowly While the World Is Watching”: Bethlehem Reverend on Israel’s War on Palestinian Christians
  • Israeli Protesters Accuse Netanyahu of Delaying Hostage Deal for His Own Political Survival

The program was broadcast april 1st, 2024 at 17:00.

March 29th, 2024

Headlines for March 29, 2024

  • Building Bridges, Not Walls: Immigrant Communities Honor Six Workers Killed in Key Bridge Collapse
  • Protesters Disrupt Record $25 Million Biden Fundraiser in NYC as Thousands March Against Gaza War
  • “Like Lying in a Coffin”: UNICEF Spokesperson Warns of Devastating Toll on Gaza’s Children
  • ESG Funds Under Attack: Why Republicans Are Targeting Socially Responsible Investing

The program was broadcast mars 29th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 28th, 2024

Headlines for March 28, 2024

  • “The Worst of What Humanity Is Capable Of”: Pediatrician Dr. Tanya Haj-Hassan on What She Saw in Gaza
  • I Could Not Stay Silent: Annelle Sheline Resigns from State Dept. over U.S. Gaza Policy
  • As Gaza Faces Famine, Israel Cuts Ties with UNRWA and U.S. Halts Funding for Critical Aid Agency

The program was broadcast mars 28th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 27th, 2024

Headlines for March 27, 2024

  • Supreme Court Seems Set to Preserve Access to Mifepristone in Likely Defeat for Abortion Foes
  • Meet Eva Burch, Arizona State Senator Fighting Abortion Bans by Sharing Her Plan to Have an Abortion
  • Baltimore Key Bridge Collapses, Killing Six Immigrant Workers Who Had No Access to Emergency Warnings
  • “We Don’t Need More Detention Centers, More Border Patrol”: Fernando García on SB4 & New Spending Law

The program was broadcast mars 27th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 26th, 2024

Headlines for March 26, 2024

  • Assange Extradition Delayed: British MP Jeremy Corbyn on U.K. Court Seeking More Assurances from U.S.
  • Jeremy Corbyn Applauds U.N. Ceasefire Resolution, Says World Must Prevent “Another Nakba”
  • Ex-U.N. Official Craig Mokhiber: Israel Must Be Held Accountable for Violating Ceasefire Resolution
  • David Cay Johnston: Donald Trump “Finally Being Held to Account” After Half-Century of Criminality

The program was broadcast mars 26th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 25th, 2024

Headlines for March 25, 2024

  • ISIS-K Claims Credit After 137 Killed in Moscow Concert Attack
  • Russia Tries to Blame Ukraine
  • As Israel Blocks More U.N. Aid, Gaza Is on the Brink of “Most Intense Famine” Since WW2
  • World Ignores Sudan Hunger Crisis
  • 230,000 Children and Mothers Could Die in Coming Months

The program was broadcast mars 25th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 22nd, 2024

Headlines for March 22, 2024

  • U.S. Said It Was Calling for a Gaza Ceasefire, But Its U.N. Resolution Didn’t Say That: Phyllis Bennis
  • “Children Are Dying”: Doctor Just Back from Gaza Describes Severe Malnutrition, Preventable Infections
  • Six White Mississippi “Goon Squad” Cops Get Lengthy Prison Sentences for Torturing Black Men

The program was broadcast mars 22nd, 2024 at 17:00.

March 21st, 2024

Headlines for March 21, 2024

  • British Surgeon Describes Children Suffering “Appalling Injuries” in Gaza, Demands Immediate Ceasefire
  • “Humanitarian Violence” in Gaza: Architect Eyal Weizman on Mapping Israel’s “Genocidal Campaign”

The program was broadcast mars 21st, 2024 at 17:00.

March 20th, 2024

Headlines for March 20, 2024

  • Sen. Van Hollen: Biden Must Halt Offensive Arms to Israel If Restrictions on Gaza Aid Are Not Lifted
  • Biden’s Sanctions Against Israeli Settlers Ignores State’s Role in West Bank Violence: Shane Bauer

The program was broadcast mars 20th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 19th, 2024

Headlines for March 19, 2024

  • Israel’s Ultimate Goal Is Ethnic Cleansing: Dr. Mustafa Barghouti on Growing Famine, Al-Shifa Attack
  • “Anarchy & Chaos”: U.S. Special Envoy for Haiti Who Resigned Protesting U.S. Meddling & Deportations
  • “Unseen”: New Film Profiles a Blind, Undocumented Social Work Student, Humanizing Disabled Migrants

The program was broadcast mars 19th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 18th, 2024

Headlines for March 18, 2024

  • “A Catastrophe That Cannot Be Described”: Palestinian Poet in Rafah on Daily Hardships Amid Israel’s War
  • Rachel Corrie: Parents & Friend Remember U.S. Activist Crushed by Israeli Bulldozer in Rafah in 2003

The program was broadcast mars 18th, 2024 at 17:00.

March 15th, 2024

Headlines for March 15, 2024

  • “Island of Access”: VP Harris Visits MN Abortion Clinic in Historic First Amid Growing Restrictions
  • “Anti-Zionism Is Not Antisemitism”: Palestinian Prof. Shalhoub-Kevorkian on Hebrew Univ. Suspension
  • “Towers of Ivory and Steel”: Jewish Scholar Says Israeli Universities Deny Palestinian Freedom

The program was broadcast mars 15th, 2024 at 17:00.

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