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Democracy Now! – August 12, 2013

Senate Insider Speaks Out: Ex-Wyden Staffer on Secret Laws, Domestic Spying and Obama’s NSA Reforms; Black, Gay and a Pacifist: Bayard Rustin Remembered For Role in March on Washington, Mentoring MLK.

HeadlinesAugust 12, 2013U.S.

Drone Strike Kills 2 in Yemen, Injures CiviliansU.S. Embassy in Yemen Remains Closed; 18 Other Posts ReopenObama Outlines Reforms for NSA Spying; Guardian Reveals Loophole for Warrantless SearchesIraq: Scores Killed, Hundreds Injured in Blasts3 U.S. Soldiers Die in AfghanistanHolder Seeks to Curb Harsh Drug SentencesMatt Damon: Obama Broke Up with MeEgypt: Morsi Supporters Continue Sit-Ins amid Reports of Looming CrackdownIsrael Approves Nearly 1,200 New Settlement Homes; Troops Kill Unarmed PalestinianBahraini Activist Maryam Alkhawaja Barred from Flying Home

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