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Democracy Now! (Organization)

Overview
Works: 62 works in 63 publications in 1 language and 75 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Interviews  Anecdotes  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Classifications: E173, 973
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Most widely held works by Democracy Now! (Organization)
Democracy Now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a look at the headlines of the day, Indian activist and author Arundhati Roy talks about her dissent against both the Indian and US governments
Democracy Now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remembering Ossie Davis, 1917-2005 Maya Angelou, Harry Belafonte, Bill Clinton pay tribute to the famed actor & civil rights activist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains excerpts from the funeral service of actor and activist, Ossie Davis. Included are a eulogy from Harry Belafonte and tributes from President Bill Clinton, writer Maya Angelou, Malcolm X's daughter Attallah Shabazz, Davis' grandson Brian Day, and a musical tribute by jazz musician Wynton Marsalis
Cornel West on democracy and winning the fight against imperialism by Cornel West ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornel West, author of Democracy matters: winning the fight against imperialism, speaks to a college audience about the need for achievement and political activism by young African Americans, and answers audience questions about both that topic, and the subject of his recent book
A power governments cannot suppress an evening with Howard Zinn and Amy Goodman by Howard Zinn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduced by Amy Goodman, Zinn gives a lecture on patriotism and patriots in the United States. In particular he talks about the patriots in our country that were anti-war
Big media is ravenous ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the opening of the National Conference on Media Reform in Memphis, Bill Moyers announced his return to the airwaves and outlined his vision of media reform. He was followed by Jesse Jackson, discussing media ownership as a civil rights issue, and the media coverage of Martin Luther King
Democracy now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The video begins with news headlines for March 6, 2007. The first segment after the headlines describes celebrations of the 50th anniversary of Ghana's independence from Britain. On March 6th, 1957, Ghana became the first sub-Saharan country to gain independence from colonial rule. It inspired a wave of liberation struggles around Africa and around the world. Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana's first president, speaks about Ghana's independence and pan-Africanism, and his son Gamal comments on his father's legacy. In the second segment, Yifat Susskind of MADRE and Houzan Mahmoud of the Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq talk about the systematic use of violence committed by Islamic militias against Iraqi women
Democracy Now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Readings from Voices of a people's history of the United States by Howard Zinn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historian Howard Zinn and writer Anthony Arnove are joined by artists and actors to present dramatic readings of selections from their book, Voices of a people's history of the United States
Democracy now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Race and gender in presidential politics: "In the race for the Democratic nomination, a victory for either Senator Hillary Clinton or Senator Barack Obama--as the first woman or African American Democratic nominee--would be unprecedented in U.S. history. We host a discussion on race and gender politics with feminist pioneer Gloria Steinem and Princeton University Professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell"--Democracy Now! website
Democracy now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The first segment after the headlines describes how the Israeli government holds the Palestinian Authority directly responsible for the suicide bombing in Tel Aviv on April 17, 2006. Meanwhile, millions of dollars of aid to the PA have been cut off, worsening the humanitarian crisis. Adrienne Smith of Oxfam, Columbia University professor Rashid Khalidi, and Israeli economic researcher Shir Hever speak about the situation. In the second segment, Nigerian playwright Wole Soyinka discusses oil in the Niger Delta, the effect of the Iraq War on Africa, and why he titled his new memoir "You must set forth at dawn."
Scott Ritter and Seymour Hersh discussion at the New York Ethical Culture Society [sic], October 16, 2006 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On Oct. 16, 2006, Scott Ritter and Seymour Hersh held a public conversation in New York about Scott Ritter's book, Target Iran: the truth about the White House's plans for regime change
Democracy Now! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An interview with Dave Eggers, author of Zeitoun. Zeitoun is the story of Abdulrahman Zeitoun, a Syrian-born New Orleans building contractor, who stayed in the city while his wife and children left for Baton Rouge before Hurricane Katrina. He paddled the flooded streets in his canoe and helped rescue many of his stranded neighbors. Days later, armed police and National Guardsmen arrested him and accused him of being a terrorist. He was held for nearly a month, most of which he was not allowed to call his wife, Kathy
"They dump the sick to satisfy investors" insurance exec turned whistleblower Wendell Potter speaks out against healthcare industry : July 16, 2009 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"As the debate over healthcare reform intensifies on Capitol Hill, we spend the hour with a former top insurance executive who's now exposing the industry's dirty secrets. Wendell Potter once served as the head of corporate communications at CIGNA, one of the nation's largest health insurance companies. We speak to Potter about his own transformation from industry mouthpiece to whistleblower, the healthcare industry's extensive PR and lobbying machine, the campaign to discredit Michael Moore's film Sicko, and the insurance industry's most pressing task: the fight against a public option, let alone a single-payer system."--Democracy Now! website
Democracy now! Democracynow.org : the war and peace report ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Winter Soldier [part 3]: Hundreds of veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan gather to testify in echo of 1971 Vietnam hearings
February 9, 2009 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Democracy Now! broadcast from 2009, covering several topics
Independent media in a time of war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Amy Goodman, independent journalist and host of the popular radio show Democracy Now!, speaks about the corporate media's coverage of the 2003 Iraq War. She discusses the way that the U.S. media downplayed civilian casualities and glorified military combat, and she asks her audience to consider the costs of coverage that is both sanitized and sensationalized."--Case
September 24, 2009 after 20 years of filmmaking on US injustices, Michael Moore goes to the source in Capitalism: a love story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Beginning with the 1989 classic Roger & Me, the Academy Award-winning director Michael Moore says his films "come back to this central core concern, which is the economic system we have is unfair, it's unjust, it's not democratic." With his new film, Capitalism: a love story, Moore tackles the financial system and the interchanging circles of Washington politicians and corporate managers that run it."--Democracy Now! website
Democracy now! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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