Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – September 14, 2011

After Gaddafi’s Fall, A Revitalized Libya Tackles Militarization, Reconciliation & NATO’s Presence; Mahmood Mamdani on Libya, an African Union in “Crisis” & the Outlook for South Sudan; GOP Candidate Ron Paul: “We’re Under Great Threat Because We Occupy So Many Countries”; U.S. Census Reports Reveals One in Six Americans Are Poor, One in Five Children Live in Poverty.

Today’s Headlines

    U.S. Poverty at Record High; Uninsured Hits 20-Year Peak
    High Unemployment Expected Through 2012 Reports Congressional Budget Office
    Obama Touts Jobs Plan Ahead of Expected Call for Medicaid Cuts
    Iranian Judiciary: No Plans to Free Jailed Hikers
    At Least 15 Killed in Taliban Assault on Kabul
    Report: U.S.-Funded Militias Terrorizing Afghan Civilians
    CIA Cites Yemen-Based Group as Most Dangerous al-Qaeda Wing
    Palestinian Authority Confirms Plan to Bring Statehood to U.N. Security Council
    U.N. Panelists: Israeli Blockade of Gaza Illegal
    Warren to Challenge Brown for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts
    GOP Wins Congressional Seat in NY Special Election
    Kucinich Could Face Kaptur in Ohio Democratic Primary
    Records Show Extensive Financial Ties Between Merck, Perry
    CIA Probes Assistance of NYPD Spying
    Chevron Closes Gulf Coast Pipeline Over Leak

 

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