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Tucker Carson’s Unfiltered

September 18, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

Right Now: Amy Goodman Taking Online Questions at FireDogLake’s Book Salon

Visit FireDogLake to ask Amy a question. Amy will be taking questions until 7 p.m. EST on Sunday.

March 14, 2010 |  Filed under  Events

CNN Talkback (3/4/03)

November 29, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

Charlie Rose Show (03/12/03)

September 25, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

"Rachel Corrie’s (Posthumous) Day in Court." By Amy Goodman

An unusual trial begins in Israel this week, and people around the world will be watching closely. It involves the tragic death of a 23-year-old American student named Rachel Corrie. On March 16, 2003, she was crushed to death by an Israeli military bulldozer.

March 10, 2010 |  Filed under  Columns & Articles

CNN Talkback (1/16/03)

November 29, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

Midwestern Towns Sue Manufacturer of Atrazine Weedkiller

Sixteen Midwestern towns and cities have sued the manufacturer of a popular weedkiller over drinking water contamination. Atrazine has been banned in the European Union since 2004 but here in the United States about 80 million pounds of Atrazine is used each year. A recent study found that the weedkillers can turn male frogs into females.

See our earlier segment on Atrazine and the EPA

March 09, 2010 |  Filed under  News

Amy Interviewed By CNN (8/9/00)

November 30, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

Headline News Profiles DN! (2/23/98)

November 29, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

"Domestic Violence: A Pre-Existing Condition?" By Amy Goodman

March is Women’s History Month, recognizing women’s central role in society. Unfortunately, violence against women is epidemic in the United States and around the world.

March 03, 2010 |  Filed under  Columns & Articles, Domestic Violence

Wall Street Journal

October 23, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

"Cracking Down on Fracking." By Amy Goodman

Mike Markham of Colorado has an explosive problem: His tap water catches fire.

February 24, 2010 |  Filed under  Columns & Articles, Natural Gas & Oil Drilling

Philadelphia Inquirer

October 30, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

Los Angeles Times

October 30, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

"Obama’s Nuclear Option." By Amy Goodman

President Barack Obama is going nuclear. He announced the initial $8 billion in loan guarantees for construction of the first new nuclear power plants in the United States in close to three decades.

February 17, 2010 |  Filed under  Columns & Articles, Nuclear Power

POV: Race In America

October 30, 2007 |  Filed under  D.N. in the News

2009 Polk Winners interviewed on Democracy Now!

February 16, 2010 |  Filed under  DN Archives

"Haiti, Forgive Us." By Amy Goodman

Haiti has suffered a massive blow, an earthquake for which its infrastructure was not prepared, after decades—no, centuries—of military and economic manipulation by foreign governments, most notably the United States and France.

February 10, 2010 |  Filed under  Columns & Articles, Haiti Earthquake, Haiti

Oscar Nominees Include Docs on China Earthquake, Burma and Pentagon Papers

Nominations have been announced for the 82nd annual Academy Awards. In the documentary category, three films featured on Democracy Now! in the past year received nods:

* China’s Unnatural Disaster

* The Most Dangerous Man in America

* Burma VJ

February 03, 2010 |  Filed under  DN Archives, Academy Awards, Oscars

"Howard Zinn: The People’s Historian." By Amy Goodman

Howard Zinn, legendary historian, author and activist, died last week at the age of 87. His most famous book is “A People’s History of the United States.”

February 03, 2010 |  Filed under  Columns & Articles, Howard Zinn