Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – January 3, 2014

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Texas Student: After Reporting Rape, I Was Accused of “Public Lewdness,” Sent to Disciplinary School; NAFTA at 20: Lori Wallach on U.S. Job Losses, Record Income Inequality, Mass Displacement in Mexico; Zapatista Uprising 20 Years Later: How Indigenous Mexicans Stood Up Against NAFTA “Death Sentence.”

Headlines
January 3, 2014

    Sunni Militants Lay Siege to Key Cities in Iraq
    U.N. Warns Global Crises Testing Limits of Humanitarian System
    South Sudan Peace Talks Begin; Rebels Forcibly Recruit Civilians
    Bomb Blast Kills 5 South of Beirut
    U.S. Senators Pressure Afghan President on Troop Deal, Prisoner Release
    Cambodia: Police Open Fire on Striking Garment Workers
    Former Rwandan Spy Chief Murdered in South Africa
    U.S. Transfers Last 3 Uyghur Prisoners from Guantánamo
    Snowstorm Blasts Eastern U.S.
    Israeli Politicians Mark New West Bank Settlements as Kerry Arrives for Talks
    Hundreds Protest After Teenage Rape Victim Burned to Death in India
    Catholic Official Released from Prison After Appeal in Sex-Abuse Case
    California Court Lets Undocumented Man Become Lawyer
    Bratton Sworn In as New York City Police Commissioner