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Democracy Now! – August 25, 2014

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Blowback: Vijay Prashad on How Islamic State Grew Out of U.S Invasion of Iraq, Destruction of Nation; “I Can’t Breathe”: NYC March over Chokehold Death of Eric Garner Protests Police Violence Nationwide; Hip-Hop Voices Talib Kweli & Rosa Clemente in Ferguson, “Ground Zero” for Police Brutality Struggle.

Headlines
August 25, 2014

    Israeli Airstrikes Level Buildings in Gaza; Israeli Child Killed by Mortar
    Hamas Backs Palestinian Push to Join International Criminal Court
    Holocaust Survivors Condemn “Genocide of Palestinian People”
    Tacoma, Washington: Cindy Corrie Speaks at “Block the Boat” Protest Against Israeli Assault
    Iran Claims to Have Downed Israeli Spy Drone Near Nuclear Site
    Michael Brown’s Father Calls for Peace on Day of Funeral
    Thousands March in Staten Island to Demand Justice for Eric Garner
    U.S. Journalist Released from Nusra Captivity in Syria
    Islamic State Seizes Air Base in Northern Syria
    Islamist Militants Claim Control of Libyan Capital
    Democratic Republic of the Congo Confirms Ebola Outbreak
    California Bay Area Hit by Worst Earthquake in 25 Years
    GOP Senator Rand Paul Calls Hillary Clinton a “War Hawk”