Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – July 14, 2011

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Dr. Paul Farmer on Haiti After the Earthquake: “How Can We Do a Better Job of Cleaning Up This Mess?”; Dr. Paul Farmer on How U.S.-Backed Destabilization Undermines Haitian Democracy — and Public Health; Dr. Paul Farmer on Bill Clinton’s Apology for Devastating Haitian Rice Farming: “A Great Relief”; Dr. Paul Farmer Responds to New Exposé Finding Clinton Foundation Provided Shoddy, Toxic Shelters.

Today’s Headlines

    * Obama Walks Out on GOP in Budget Talks
    * White House Won’t Rule Out Benefit Cuts
    * U.S. Dollar Falls as Moody’s Issues Credit Warning
    * U.N.: Afghan Civilian Deaths at Record High
    * 3 Killed in Attack on Memorial for Afghan President’s Brother
    * 18 Killed in Mumbai Bombings
    * News Corp. Withdraws Takeover Bid Following U.K. Vote
    * U.S. Lawmakers Join Calls for News Corp. Probe
    * Libyan Rebels Seize Disputed Village
    * Egypt Fires 650 Officers Linked to Uprising Repression
    * U.K. Court Defers Ruling on WikiLeaks Founder’s Extradition
    * ACLU Files Suit Over Bush Admin Targeting of Iraq War Critic