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Democracy Now! – November 21, 2011

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Seymour Hersh: Propaganda Used Ahead of Iraq War Is Now Being Reused over Iran’s Nuke Program; Tahrir Square Under Attack: 32 Egyptians Killed, 1,750 Injured in Protests Against Military Rule; UC-Davis Student Describes Pepper Spray Attack on Occupy Campus Protesters.

TODAY’S HEADLINES

    Egypt: At Least 35 Protesters Killed, 1,700 Injured As Security Forces Crack Down In Cairo
    Hundreds of Ethiopian Troops Invade Somalia Backed By Tanks, Heavy Artillery
    UC-Davis Places Police Officers on Leave Following Pepper-Spray of Peaceful Occupy Protesters
    Video Shows Oakland Authorities Beating Iraq War Veteran During Occupy Oakland Protest
    Civil Rights Movement Leaders Lend Support to Occupy Protesters
    Washington Lobbying Firm Offers to Undermine Occupy Movement on Behalf of Wall Street
    Libyan Fighters Capture Prominent Gaddafi Son, Former Intelligence Chief
    Syria: Anti-Government Fighters Launch Rocket-Propelled Grenades at Ruling Party Headquarters
    Republican, Democratic “Super Committee” Members Set to Announce Defeat
    Rhode Island Set to Slash Pensions for Retired, Current State Workers
    Delaware River Basin Commission Indefinitely Postpones Controversial Fracking Vote
    NYPD Arrests 27-Year-Old Man on Terrorism-Related Charges
    Brazil: Indigenous Leader Assassinated By 40 Masked Gunmen