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Democracy Now! – June 21, 2013

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The FBI’s License to Kill: Agents Have Been Deemed “Justified” in Every Shooting Since 1993; FBI’s Use of Drones for U.S. Surveillance Raises Fears over Privacy, Widening Corporate-Gov’t Ties; The Other James Gandolfini: “Sopranos” Actor Remembered For Support of Injured Vets, Community Media.

June 21, 2013

    Leaked Docs Detail Broad Guidelines for NSA Retention of Private Info
    Report: Skype Developed Program to Abet Gov’t Spying; Ex-Facebook Exec at NSA
    WikiLeaks Associate: Plane Ready to Bring Snowden to Iceland
    U.S. Investigating Private Firm that Cleared Snowden
    House Defeats Farm Aid Bill with Radical Food Stamp Cuts
    GOP Senators Propose Doubling of Border Guards in Immigration Bill
    1 Million Rally Across Brazil as Protests Mount
    Flooding Kills 150 in Northern India
    Report: Global Warming Will Devastate the World’s Poor
    Study: 1 in 3 Women Worldwide Assaulted by Partner
    U.S. Drone Strike Killed 10-Year-Old in Yemen
    Gitmo Doctors Reject Call to End Force-Feeding of Hunger-Striking Prisoners
    Jury Selection Concludes in Zimmerman Trial, Opening Statements Begin Next Week
    FBI Denies Investigation of Late Journalist Michael Hastings