Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – November 8, 2013

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“We Are Living in the World Occupy Made”: New York City Voters Elect Mayor Who Vows to Tax the Rich; Change the Mascot: Pressure Grows for NFL Team to Drop Redskins Name and Logo As Thousands Protest; “The NFL’s Bully Problem”: Sports Columnist Dave Zirin Connects Violence in Sports to Rape Culture; Washington State Vote to Label GM Food Defeated By Corporations’ “Sophisticated Propaganda Machine.”

November 8, 2013

    Historic Storm Batters Philippines
    Initial Deal on Iran’s Nuclear Program Appears Imminent
    More Than 50 Arrested at Wal-Mart Protest in Los Angeles
    Obama Apologizes for Health Insurance Cancellations
    Reports of Military Sexual Assault Increase by 46%
    Audio of British Soldiers Executing Afghan Released
    Senate Passes Landmark Bill to Protect LGBT Workers
    FDA Moves to Phase Out Harmful Trans Fats
    New Pakistani Taliban Leader Plotted Attack on Malala Yousafzai
    U.S. Loses Vote at UNESCO After Halting Funds over Palestine Membership
    British Spy Chiefs Claim Snowden Leaks Caused Damage
    Brazil, Germany Draft U.N. Resolution Against Unfettered Spying
    Report: CIA Pays AT&T $10 Million Annually for Phone Data
    Report: Error Prompted FBI Spying on
    FAA Releases Initial Plan on Increased Domestic Drone Use
    Newly Released Video Shows Toronto Mayor on Murder Rant