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Democracy Now! – June 30, 2014

Snowden Asylum in Germany? Support Grows for NSA Whistleblower After Merkel Cancels Verizon Contract; Al Jazeera News Director: Prison Terms for Journalists in Egypt Are Chilling Start to Sisi Era; Egyptian Comedian Bassem Youssef Says His Satire Has Inspired Youth to Reject Military Propaganda.

Headlines
June 30, 2014

    Obama to Seek Congressional Waiver for Speedier Deportation of Migrant Children
    Sunni Militants Declare Muslim “Caliphate” in Seized Iraqi, Syrian Territory
    State Dept. Dropped Blackwater Probe After Manager Threatened to Kill Investigators
    Israel Bombs Gaza After Militant Rocket Fire
    U.S. to Abide by Land Mine Treaty, but No Immediate Ratification
    Obama Admin Taps Ex-Procter & Gamble Exec to Head VA
    Chicago Teachers Accuse Mayor “War on Educators” Following New Layoffs
    Indigenous Groups Stage Final “Tar Sands Healing Walk”
    Civil Rights Activists Join Nissan Worker Protest During “Freedom Summer” Commemoration
    Justice Dept. Drops Prosecution of Sami Al-Arian
    New York City Finalizes Central Park 5 Settlement
    LGBT Pride Parades Held Worldwide

 

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