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Democracy Now! 1/15/2016 Trump and Wallace

What is this GOP Race About? S.C. Debate Shows Trump’s Outsize Role Weeks Before Opening Contest
Donald Trump, the New George Wallace? Head of Segregationist’s 1968 Bid on GOP Front-Runner’s Racism

Democracy Now! 1/15/2016

"He Has Summoned a Political Revolution": The Nation Magazine Endorses Bernie Sanders for President

Democracy Now! 1/13/2016 State of the Union

An Alternative State of the Union: Progressives on Obama’s Legacy & Their Hopes for His Final Year
Why Has a Texas-Born Marine Veteran Been Left "Stateless" Under U.S. Immigration Policies?
Tavis Smiley Calls Out Corporate Media for Uncritical Coverage of "Racial Arsonist"
Donald Trump Medea Benjamin: Gitmo, Korean Peninsula, "Toxic" U.S.-Saudi Ties Should Top Obama’s Agenda in 2016

The Stateless and the State of the Union

By Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan

Democracy Now! 1/12/2016 M.I.A. and David Bowie

EXCLUSIVE M.I.A. Responds to French Soccer Team Demanding Takedown of "Borders" Video About Refugees

WATCH: M.I.A. Remembers David Bowie as "Otherworldly"

Democracy Now! 1/11/2016

Tim DeChristopher on Bundy Takeover: Gov’t is More Afraid of Civil Disobedience Than Armed Militias

Democracy Now! 1/8/2015 Crimes against humanity

18 Ex-Military Guatemalan Leaders Arrested for Crimes against Humanity During U.S.-Backed Dirty War

Democracy Now! 1/8/2015 Central American Refugees

Resistance & Outrage as Obama Administration Rounds Up Central American Refugees

MELISSA HARRIS-PERRY - MSNBC 11/7/15 Amy Goodman is a guest

Have Democrats weakened in the Obama era?
For Democrats, a strong president has not for the most part resulted in a strong party. But does the fault necessarily lie with President Obama? Amy Goodman and Mark Alexander join to discuss.

Newly elected Kentucky governor may roll back ACA
Kentucky, which was once one of Obamacare's greatest successes, may now become the test case for what it looks like to roll back health insurance reform. Jason Bailey, Director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, joins to discuss.

Why is drug addiction now a political issue?
Heroin and painkillers account for 56% of all drug overdose deaths, with the number of people dying of heroin-related overdose nearly tripling since 2008. Nicole Porter, Juan Manuel Benitez, Amy Goodman and Carl Hart join to discuss.

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Confessions of an Economic Hit Man: How the U.S. Uses Globalization to Cheat Poor Countries Out of Trillions (12/31/2004)

We spend the hour with John Perkins, a former respected member of the international banking community. In his book Confessions of an Economic Hit Man he describes how as a highly paid professional, he helped the U.S. cheat poor countries around the globe out of trillions of dollars by lending them more money than they could possibly repay and then taking over their economies.

John Perkins on "The Secret History of the American Empire: Economic Hit Men, Jackals, and the Truth About Global Corruption" (6/5/2007)

Today, we spend the hour with a man who claims to have worked deep inside the forces driving corporate globalization. In his first book, "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man," John Perkins told the story of his work as a highly paid consultant hired to strong-arm leaders into creating policy favorable to the U.S. government and corporations — what he calls the "corporatocracy." John Perkins has just come out with a new book; it’s called "The Secret History of the American Empire: Economic Hit Men, Jackals, and the Truth about Global Corruption.

Even in Government Run Prisons, the Profiteering off of Human Lives Is Staggering

Who were the Black Panthers?

Lets get some history of the #BlackPanthers since I see a lot of people are confused. They were NOT the Black version of the KKK. And anyone that says that, show me the hundreds of Lynchings and killings the Black Panthers did. Show us the photos of the Panthers standing around burned or hung White people.I can show you PLENTY of the KKK's RACIST killings as a matter of fact, this link will show you one of their PRIZED photo albums: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1509096039354123.1073741831.1386149054982156&type=3Now tell me more about how the KKK and the Panthers are the same thing.. I'm listening.

Posted by Truth and Edutainment on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

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