Arundhati Roy Reads from Her Acclaimed New Novel, “The Ministry of Utmost Happiness”

Arundhati Roy Reads from Her Acclaimed New Novel, “The Ministry of Utmost Happiness”

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman, with Nermeen Shaikh. Our guest for the hour, Arundhati Roy. Would you read from The Ministry of Utmost Happiness, Arundhati? ARUNDHATI ROY: Sure. I’ll read a part, which is when Anjum, who—Anjum is born. “She was the fourth of five […]

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Hundreds Of Thousands Protest Donald Trump’s Immigration Policies | Sunday TODAY

Hundreds Of Thousands Protest Donald Trump’s Immigration Policies | Sunday TODAY

LATEST FROM LOS ANGELES, SITE OF ONE OF THE BIGGEST RALLIES, ONE OF THE BIGGEST RALLIES, STEVE, GOOD MORNING. STEVE, GOOD MORNING.>>WILLIE, GOOD MORNING TO YOU.>>WILLIE, GOOD MORNING TO YOU. THE MOVEMENT DREW MASSIVE CORDS THE MOVEMENT DREW MASSIVE CORDS ACROSS THE COUNTRY DEMANDING FOR ACROSS THE COUNTRY DEMANDING FOR THE REUNIFICATION OF THE THE […]

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Hedges: Journalism Should Be About Truth, Not Career – Chris Hedges on Reality Asserts Itself (2/7)

Hedges: Journalism Should Be About Truth, Not Career – Chris Hedges on Reality Asserts Itself (2/7)

PAUL JAY: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore. Welcome to part two of our series of interviews with Chris Hedges on our new show, Reality Asserts Itself. Chris is a Pulitzer prize-winning journalist, a senior fellow at the Nation Institute. He spent nearly two decades as a foreign correspondent in […]

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Top Climate Scientist, Journalist & Activists Blast Trump’s Withdrawal from Paris Accord

Top Climate Scientist, Journalist & Activists Blast Trump’s Withdrawal from Paris Accord

AMY GOODMAN: Here on Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report, I’m Amy Goodman. You can sign up for our daily newsletter at democracynow.org. We turn now to a roundtable discussion on President Trump’s announcement Thursday he’ll withdraw the United States from the landmark Paris climate accord signed by nearly 200 nations in 2015 […]

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Media Heroes: Hate Speech with Abeer Saady, journalist and media trainer | DW Akademie

Media Heroes: Hate Speech with Abeer Saady, journalist and media trainer | DW Akademie

Ich hasse dich, ich hasse dich und ich werde dich immer hassen! Faten Haman war so eindeutig im Film “Der Ruf des Brachvogels”. Ich wünschte, Hasssprache wäre immer so voller Zärtlichkeit und nur zwischen zwei Personen. Media Heroes: Ein fortgeschrittenes Online-Training für Journalisten Zum Problem wird es dann, wenn Hasssprache Konflikte auslöst. Zum Beispiel in […]

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Journalist Desmond Cole on How the Toronto Star Tried to Silence His Activism for Black Liberation

Journalist Desmond Cole on How the Toronto Star Tried to Silence His Activism for Black Liberation

AMY GOODMAN: Here on Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report, I’m Amy Goodman with Juan González and we are broadcasting from, well, the stadium where the Blue Jays play. That’s right, we’re in Toronto, Canada, at the SkyDome. Juan? JUAN GONZÁLEZ: “I choose activism in the service of Black liberation.” Those are the […]

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