Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (6 am) – September 20, 2005

Venezuela’s President Chavez Offers Cheap Oil to the Poor…of the United States
We play the rest of our conversation with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
He spoke with Democracy Now! in his first interview in the United States.
We ask him what evidence he has for his charges that the Bush administration
has
attempted to assassinate him and he reveals for the first time, details of
a plan to offer of cheap oil to the poor…of the United States.

Nobel Peace Laureate Wangari Maathai and Son of Executed Nigerian Activist
Ken Wiwa Discuss Oil and the Environment
We take a look at oil and the environment
with Ken Wiwa – the son of Ken Saro Wiwa who was executed in 1995 by the Nigerian
military dictatorship and Nobel
Peace prize-winner and leading environmentalist Wangari Maathai.

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