Democracy Now! 2019-06-14 FridayHeadlines for June 14, 2019Vijay Prashad: U.S. Rushes to Blame Iran for Tanker Attacks as Much of World Pushes for DiplomacyOla Bini Was Friends with Julian Assange. He Has Spent Two Months in Jail Without Charge in Ecuador"Advocate": Israeli Attorney Lea Tsemel Reflects on Defending Palestinians Who Resist OccupationDownload this show
Web-only conversation with Israeli attorney Lea Tsemel and Rachel Leah Jones,
director of “Advocate,” a new documentary about Tsemel, who has defended Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli courts for nearly half a century, insisting on their humanity and their right to a fair trial.
Web-only conversation with Australian professor Joseph Fernandez and Peter Greste, founding director of the Alliance for Journalists’ Freedom. We speak to them about the recent police raid of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and how it relates to press crackdowns around the world.
Democracy Now! 2019-06-13 ThursdayHeadlines for June 13, 2019Despite Police Crackdown, Historic Hong Kong Protests Against New Extradition Law ContinueNo More Deaths: Mistrial Declared After Jury Refuses to Convict Scott Warren for Aiding MigrantsJustice for Layleen Polanco: Community Demands Answers After Trans Black Latinx Woman Died at Rikers"Pose" Star Indya Moore Demands Justice for Killed Trans Women: "We Are All Worthy of Safety"Download this show
Democracy Now! 2019-06-12 WednesdayHeadlines for June 12, 2019Facing Affordable Housing Crisis & Record Homelessness, New York Passes Landmark Rent Protection LawSecret Files Show How Brazil's Elites Jailed Former President Lula and Cleared the Way for BolsonaroOvercrowding, Rotten Food & Nooses: DHS Watchdog Confirms Horrific Conditions at Immigrant JailsDownload this show