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Democracy Now! – October 4, 2013

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“A Corporate Trojan Horse”: Obama Pushes Secretive TPP Trade Pact, Would Rewrite Swath of U.S. Laws; As Congress Stalls on Immigration Deal, Obama Poised to Deport Two Millionth Immigrant; “Undocumented and Unafraid”: 30 Immigrants Detained Crossing Into U.S. at Border Protest; Max Blumenthal on “Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel.”

Headlines
October 4, 2013

    President Obama Cancels Trip to APEC Summit as Shutdown Continues
    GOP Congressmember Walks Back Controversial Budget Remark
    Mitch McConnell, Rand Paul Caught on Tape Discussing Shutdown Strategy
    Woman Shot Dead After Capitol Hill Car Chase
    Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Karen
    At Least 130 African Migrants Die in Boat Tragedy
    U.N. Weapons Inspectors Report Progress in Syria
    U.S. to Fly Spy Drones from Base in Japan
    UPDATE: Angola 3 Member Herman Wallace Dies Just Days After Release from Prison
    California Governor Signs Bill Allowing Drivers’ Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants
    Wendy Davis Launches Campaign for Texas Governor
    13 Members of Anonymous Indicted for Cyberattacks
    Protests Planned Worldwide to Demand Release of 30 Greenpeace Prisoners in Russia
    Ecuador: Parliament Approves Plans to Drill in Yasuni National Park
    Report: U.S. Officer Wanted in Murders of U.S. Journalist, Student After 1973 Chilean Coup Dies