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Democracy Now! – July 28, 2011

Wealth Gap Between Minorities and White Americans Doubles After Housing Crisis, Recession; Richard Wolff: Debt Showdown is “Political Theater” Burdening Society’s Most Vulnerable.

Today’s Headlines

    United Nations Begins Emergency Aid Airlifts in Somalia
    House GOP to Force Debt Ceiling Vote
    IMF: Debt Deal Failure Would Have “Far-Reaching” Consequences
    Constituents Flood Lawmakers with Concerns on Debt Impasse
    Afghan Mayor Killed in Suicide Attack
    U.S. Soldier Convicted in Murder of Afghan Civilian
    Britain Expels Libyan Diplomats, Recognizes Rebels
    Double Bombing Kills 12, Wounds 28 in Iraq
    Reports: Mubarak Refusing Food Ahead of Trial
    Supporters: California Prisoners Have Ended Hunger Strike
    Mother of Child Killed in Hit-and-Run Sentenced to Probation
    U.S. Study Claims No Link Between 9/11 Rubble and Cancer; Treatment Not To Be Covered in Healthcare
    Attorney: Audiotape of Dominique Strauss-Kahn Accuser Misrepresented
    Democrat Rep. David Wu Resigns Over Sex Allegations


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