Democracy Now

Democracy Now! – February 5, 2014

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“An Olympic Snowden”: U.S. Athlete on Being Turned Into a “Spokesperson for Verizon” at 2006 Games; “Celebration Capitalism & the Olympics”: Global Protests Mark Opening of Sochi Games.

Headlines
February 5, 2014

    Senate OKs Farm Bill With $8.7 Billion in Food Stamp Cuts
    North Carolina: Up to 82,000 Tons of Coal Ash, 27 Million Gallons of Polluted Water Leaks Into River
    Study: Obamacare Will Reduce Full-Time Jobs
    Morgan Stanley to Pay $1.25 Billion for Toxic Securities
    Report: U.S. Limits Pakistan Drone Strikes; Taliban Talks Delayed
    British Spies Hacked Sites of Anonymous, LulzSec
    Lithuania Orders Probe of CIA Torture
    D.C. Council Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana
    Rally Held to Urge Settlement in Central Park Five Case
    New York Measure Would Pull Funding for Academic Boycott of Israel