Democracy Now 6am

Democracy Now 6am – May 20, 2024

On today’s show: Trita Parsi on Future of Iran After President & Foreign Minister Die in Helicopter Crash International Criminal Court Seeks Arrest Warrants for Netanyahu, Gallant, and Hamas Leaders for War Crimes British High Court Grants WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange the Right to Appeal U.S. Extradition Meet Two Morehouse Professors Who Protested Biden over … Continued


Background Briefing (Monday, 5am)

Background Briefing (Monday, 5am) – May 20, 2024

The Insurrectionists on the Supreme Court Exposed We begin with the shocking, but not surprising, revelation that Supreme Court Justice Alito flew the insurrectionist flag at his home a few days before Biden’s inauguration and 11 days after the January 6th insurrection. We discuss the party of law and order’s embrace of insurrection that started … Continued


CounterSpin

Steven Rosenfeld on Election Transparency / Ian Vandewalker on Small Donors

This week on CounterSpin: Steven Rosenfeld reports on election transparency, among other electoral issues, for Voting Booth. We hear from him about kinds of election interference we ignore at our peril. Some elite media-designated “smart people” have determined, “Citizens United, what? It’s folks who give ten bucks to a candidate that are really messing up … Continued