Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – October 29, 2012

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Bill McKibben on Hurricane Sandy and Climate Change: “If There Was Ever a Wake-up Call, This Is It”; Frankenstorm: Meteorologist Warns Hurricane Sandy an Outgrowth of Global Warming’s Extreme Weather; Nuclear Plants from Virginia to Vermont Could Be Impacted from Massive Hurricane Sandy; Hurricane Sandy Kills 51 in Haiti, Leaving Behind Fears of Disease Outbreak and Growing Toll.

October 29, 2012

    U.S. Prepares for Hurricane Sandy, Largest Storm in Decades
    Sandy Kills 66 in Haiti, Cuba
    NYC Closes Schools and Subways, Orders Evacuations
    Obama, Romney Cancel Campaign Events as Storm Nears
    4 Killed in U.S. Drone Strikes in Yemen
    Fighting Continues in Syria Despite Ceasefire
    U.N. Rapporteur Urges Boycott of Corporations Tied to Israeli Settlements
    Planned Parenthood Files New Lawsuit Against Texas Funding Ban
    Environmental Groups Seek Higher Monitoring of Fracking Toxins
    U.S. Questions Pakistani Politician on Opposition to Drones