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Democracy Now! – May 23, 2012

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Egypt Votes: Sharif Abdel Kouddous Reports From Cairo on Historic Post-Mubarak Election; “So Rich, So Poor”: Peter Edelman on Ending US Poverty & Why He Left Clinton Admin over Welfare Law.

Headlines
May 23, 2012

    Egypt Holds Landmark Presidential Elections
    U.S. Drone Strike Kills 4 in Pakistan
    IAEA, Iran Approach Deal Ahead of Baghdad Talks
    Tens of Thousands Protest Education Cuts in Spain
    Estimated 400,000 Protest on Quebec Student Strike’s 100th Day
    Former U.S.-Backed Guatemalan Dictator Faces 2nd Genocide Trial
    CBO: U.S. Could Face Recession in 2013
    Regulators Confirm Probes of JPMorgan Chase over $3 Billion Loss
    Senate Panel Votes to Extend Gov’t Surveillance Powers
    Court Upholds $3.4 Billion Settlement over Native American Land Trusts
    Pakistani Doctor Who Aided CIA in Bin Laden Search Sentenced to 30 Years