Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – April 1, 2008

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"Iraq Has Really Become Somalia…A Collection of Different Militias", Back from Baghdad, Journalist Nir Rosen Paints a Picture of a Broken Iraq; EXCLUSIVE…Bush’s Law: Eric Lichtblau on Exposing the NSA’s Warrantless Wiretapping Program and How the White House Pressured the New York Times to Kill the Story.

Today’s Headlines

    * Death Toll in Iraq Fighting Reaches 460
    * Swiss Bank UBS Loses $19 Billion
    * Paulson Unveils Plan to Overhaul Regulation of Financial Markets
    * Truckers to Stage Fuel Strike to Protest Rising Fuel Costs
    * 59 Percent of US Doctors Back National Healthcare Plan
    * Military Considers Recruiting & Hiring Bloggers
    * Israel to Build 1,400 New Homes in West Bank & East Jerusalem
    * Zimbabweans Await Election Results
    * 100 Indian Workers March to D.C. to Protest Slave Conditions
    * Pro-Tibet Activists Protest at White House
    * Military Issues New Rules on Recruiters on Campuses
    * Canada’s Seal Hunt Enters Fifth Day