Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (6 am) – September 5, 2005

Homeland Security Director Michael Chertoff Refuses To Resign Over Handling Of Hurricane Katrina Relief Michael Chertoff appears on Meet the Press and defends the federal government’s response to Hurricane Katrina. Louisiana Offical: The Federal Gov’t Has Abandoned Us On Sunday Aaron Broussard, the president of Jefferson Parish appeared on NBC’s Meet the Press and accused … Continued


Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (6 am) – August 24, 2005

The Cannon of Christianity: Pat Robertson Calls for the Assassination of Hugo Chavez Christian televangelist Pat Robertson set off an international firestorm this week when he called for the assassination of Venezuela’s democratically elected president Hugo Chavez. We speak with journalist and author Chris Hedges and attorney Michal Ratner of the Center for Constitutional Rights. … Continued