Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – January 24, 2011

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Rashid Khalidi: Leaked “Palestine Papers” Underscore Weakness of Palestinian Authority, Rejectionism of Israel and U.S.; “The Black Power Mixtape”–Danny Glover Discusses New Doc Featuring Rare Archival Footage of Angela Davis, Huey P. Newton, Stokely Carmichael.

Today’s Headlines

    * Attorney: Manning Abuse Worsens; 2 Visitors Detained at Base
    * Fmr. Chicago Police Commander Sentenced to 4 ½ Years
    * Obama Unveils GE CEO as Top Economic Adviser
    * Rep. Giffords Transferred to Houston Rehab Hospital
    * Leaked Files Show PA Offered Israel East Jerusalem Annexation
    * Israeli Inquiry Clears Military, Gov’t in Flotilla Attack
    * Thousands Protest U.S. Drone Strikes in Pakistan
    * Tunisian Police, Army Hold Solidarity Rally with Protesters
    * Anti-Gov’t Protests Held in Yemen, Algeria
    * Duvalier Appeals for Public Support, Feels “Sadness” for Victims
    * Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Accused of Murdering Babies, Patient; Lax State Oversight Faulted
    * Drug Maker Stops Production of Anesthetic in Lethal Injections
    * Days After Comcast Takeover, Olbermann Leaves MSNBC