Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – May 5, 2008

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10 Arrested at General Dynamics Protest in Vermont; Thousands of Somalis Protest Deadly US Air Strike; Autonomy Vote Threatens to Pull Bolivia Apart; Iran: Elections Under Threat; "Guantanamo’s Child: The Untold Story of Omar Khadr."

Today’s Headlines

    * Cyclone Kills Nearly 4,000 People in Burma
    * Clinton Defends Statement about “Obliterating” Iran
    * Report: Bush Authorizes Covert Offensive Against Iran
    * US Missile Hits Iraqi Hospital, 30 Injured
    * Private Contractors to Help Train Iraqi Military
    * NAACP Files Voter Suppression Complaint
    * Lawmakers Demand Probe into Pentagon Propaganda Program
    * US Military Launches Foreign Language News Websites
    * US Considers Sending 7,000 More Troops to Afghanistan
    * UN Relief Agency Suspends Food Aid in Gaza
    * Sami al-Haj: Koran Desecrated at Guantanamo