Shows featuring Angelica Salas

  • Police Fire Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas into Peaceful L.A. Immigration March La-police5-2
    In Los Angeles, an afternoon immigrant rights march ended when police fired dozens of rubber bullets and tear gas into the peaceful crowd. Families with young children were forced to flee for their safety. Eyewitnesses said police gave little or no warning before firing the rubber bullets. [includes rush transcript]
    May 02, 2007 | Story
  • May Day 2007: Hundreds of Thousands March for Immigrant Rights La-mayday07
    Hundreds of thousands of immigrants took to the streets on Tuesday in protests in dozens of cities across the country. Calls focused on demanding a path to citizenship for undocumented workers, ending immigrant raids and deportations, and rejecting anti-immigrant legislation. We speak with organizers of the day’s two largest protests: Los Angeles and Chicago. [includes rush transcript]
    May 02, 2007 | Story
  • Mumia Abu-Jamal Commentary
    Another commentary from journalist and death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal.
    March 05, 1997 | Story
  • Canadian Communications Security Establishment
    The largest and most important intelligence agencies — like the US National Security Agency — are often those with the least amount of public scrutiny and accountability. Today on Democracy Now! we get a rare look inside the US and Canadian spy network with a former Canadian intelligence officer who has come in the from the cold.
    March 04, 1997 | Story