Stories by Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host of Democracy Now!, a daily international TV/radio news hour airing on more than 1,200 stations in North America. She is the co-author of The Silenced Majority, a New York Times best-seller. subscribe to Amy Goodman's feed

Posted on: Jul 22, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

CODEPINK’s Medea Benjamin disrupted Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention by holding up a banner reading "Build bridges, not walls!"

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

“Make America Work Again" was the theme Tuesday night at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Republican Party has officially adopted Donald Trump’s proposal to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border in its official party platform.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Roger Ailes’s lawyers have confirmed he’s in negotiations to step down as Fox News chair amid more than a half-dozen accusations of sexual harassment.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Immigration has been a common theme throughout the first two nights of the Republican National Convention.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

As the Republican National Convention opens today here in Cleveland, Ohio, we look now at the protests in the street.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

"People cannot target police officers," Ohio State Senator Nina Turner said in Cleveland, in response to the Baton Rouge attack.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! discusses the killing of three police officers in Baton Rouge and the recent nationwide protests against police brutality with Cornel West.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

In Baton Rouge, three police officers were killed and three others were wounded in a shooting rampage on Sunday.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On June 30, President Obama signed into law the PROMESA bill, which will establish a federally appointed control board with sweeping powers to run Puerto Rico’s economy.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

More than 84 people are dead in Nice, France, after an attack on a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day in the city in the French Riviera.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Wednesday, President Obama met at the White House with law enforcement officials and civil rights leaders. Democracy Now! speaks to former Seattle Police Chief Norm Stamper, author of the new book "To Protect and to Serve: How to Fix America’s Police."

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Two years ago this week, Eric Garner died in Staten Island after officers wrestled him to the ground, pinned him down and applied a fatal chokehold.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! spoke with Abdullah Muflahi and his attorney Joel Porter.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Reynolds spoke at a rally yesterday that took place outside the Minnesota Montessori school where her boyfriend Philando Castile worked.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

With an introduction from the late great Howard Zinn.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Karenna Gore was arrested during an act of civil disobedience on climate change in Boston.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

In West Virginia alone, at least 23 people have died in once-in-a-thousand-year flooding.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Questions are emerging over what happened to millions of dollars Trump allegedly raised for veterans.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2016, Source: Democracy Now

"Can we have a workable system that lets whistleblowers follow their own principled dissent without having them destroyed in the process?"

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