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Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.

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After Whistleblower Revelations, It's Time to Unfriend Facebook

Beneath this benign façade lies a vast network where Facebook profits by promoting discord, violence, human trafficking and by driving young people, especially girls, into a self-loathing that can spiral into depression and suicide.

Amy Goodman ·


The Big Spy in Your Little Phone

Without a ban on Pegasus and spyware like it, human rights defenders, journalists, and others will continue to be targeted, spied on, beaten, arrested, and killed.

Amy Goodman ·


The Police Killing of Elijah McClain and His Mother's Pursuit of Justice

"He never should’ve been stopped, he never should’ve been brutalized, he never should’ve been handcuffed, and he never should have been given Ketamine." Sheneen McClain, Elijah’s mother

Amy Goodman ·


From Afghanistan to Central America, US Creates Refugee Crises

The United States has a responsibility to provide a safe haven for refugees, from Afghanistan, Latin America, or elsewhere, and to cease interventions that fuel these crises and displace so many.

Amy Goodman ·


The Best Defense Against the Delta Variant Is to End Vaccine Apartheid

While this inequity persists, none of us will truly be safe.

Amy Goodman ·


Joe Biden's Hit and Run on the Palestinian People

Palestinian grandmothers living under Israeli occupation don't need Biden’s prayers; they need his intervention.

Amy Goodman ·


The Republican War on Facts and Voting Rights

Across the country, voter suppression bills are being rushed through Republican-controlled state legislatures.

Amy Goodman ·


Dangerous Republican Anti-Protest Laws Grant Drivers License to Kill

Many of these laws include provisions legalizing violence against protestors, granting immunity to people who drive their cars into crowds.

Amy Goodman ·

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