Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – January 23, 2008

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Economics Journalist Robert Kuttner on the "Most Serious Financial Crisis Since the Great Depression": "This is the Result of Rightwing Ideology and the Political Power of Wall Street"
Corporations Reaping Millions As Congo Suffers Deadliest Conflict Since World War II

Today’s Headlines

    * Palestinians Flood Egypt for Supplies After Militants Destroy Border Wall
    * Congo Conflict Killing 45,000 Each Month
    * Padilla Given 17-Year Prison Sentence
    * Study Counts Admin’s False Statements Preceding Iraq War
    * Bush, Dems Meet for Economic Stimulus Talks
    * Thompson Drops Out of GOP Race
    * Study: Rich Nations Causing More than $1.8 Trillion in Environmental Damage in Third World
    * Poll: Americans Oppose Bush Admin on Surveillance Bill
    * Blackwater Protesters Challenge Conviction for North Carolina Demonstration