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Democracy Now! – October 27, 2011

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Iraq War Vet Hospitalized with Fractured Skull After Being Shot by Police at Occupy Oakland Protest; Egyptian Youth Activists: We Are Happy to See Occupy Wall Street Movement Stand Up For Justice; Drug War Profiteers: Book Exposes How Wachovia Bank Laundered Millions For Mexican Cartels.

Today’s Headlines

    Occupy Wall Street Supporters Nationwide March Following Occupy Oakland Crackdown
    Washington Post Under Fire For Occupy Wall Street Coverage
    Democratic Supercommittee Members Propose To Cut Medicare, Medicaid
    Protester Disrupts Budget Deficit Meeting, Calls For End to War
    European Leaders Strike Controversial Debt Relief Deal For Greece
    NYPD Maintains Secret Intelligence Files On Muslims Who Change Their Names
    Egyptian Police Officers Get Eight Years in Prison for Beating Death that Inspired Popular Uprising
    Libyan Officials Claim Gaddafi’s Son Wants to Surrender
    Hillary Clinton Welcomes Bahrain Foreign Minister In Talks
    Argentina: 12 Dirty War Officials Sentenced To Life For Human Rights Abuses
    Obama Speech Interrupted By Keystone XL Tar Sands Oil Pipeline Protesters
    Lawsuit Revived Against Mining Giant Rio Tinto For War Crimes in Papua New Guinea
    House OKs Land Swap to Help Rio Tinto Build Massive Arizona Copper Mine
    Department of Interior Places 20-Year Moratorium on Uranium Mining in Southwest
    Former Massey Employee Convicted in West Virginia Mining Disaster Cover-Up