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Democracy Now! – May 28, 2013

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Chicago to Shutter 50 Public Schools: Is Historic Mass Closure an Experiment in Privatization?; Obama Taps Billionaire Fundraiser Penny Pritzker for Commerce Despite Anti-Labor, Subprime Legacy; Poet, Author Alice Walker Meets the Inner Journey With Global Activism in “The Cushion in the Road.”

May 28, 2013

    EU Ends Arms Embargo on Syria; McCain Visits Syrian Rebels
    French Journalists Report Witnessing Syrian Chemical Attacks
    More Than 50 Killed in Iraq Bombings
    U.S. Marine Killed by Police After Shooting Spree
    Report: Right-Wing Groups Probed by IRS Tested Limits on Political Activity
    Cambodia: Workers Injured by Police During Wage Protest at Nike Factory
    Killing of British Soldier Sparks Wave of Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes
    French Soldier Stabbed While on Patrol
    Afghanistan: 4 Killed in Taliban Attack on U.N.-Affiliated Compound
    Colombia, FARC Rebels Reach Deal on Land Redistribution
    Judge Finds Sheriff Joe Arpaio Violated Constitutional Rights of Latinos
    Oregon Teen Arrested for Plotting to Blow Up High School
    Anti-Monsanto Protests Held in More Than 400 Cities Worldwide