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David Cay Johnston: Trump is “Appallingly Ignorant” on Healthcare & Puts Greed Above Human Lives

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0720-1.mp3"] The Congressional Budget Office has warned that 32 million Americans would become uninsured over the next decade if Obamacare... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

Dr. Carol Paris: We Must Make It Toxic for Politicians to Not Get on Board with Single Payer

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0719-1.mp3"] As the Republican healthcare bill collapses, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he’ll now try to push through... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

FOF #2507 – Underwear that’s Fun to Wear – 07.19.17

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

In the early 80s, designer Calvin Klein used gorgeously muscular men to promote his underwear brand which turned an everyday undergarment into a sexualized fashion accessory that not only changed the way people think about underwear,...Show More Summary

The Ultimate Hypocrisy? Trump Plan to Renegotiate NAFTA Resembles TPP Deal He Withdrew From

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0718-1.mp3"] The Trump administration has released its plans for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. Observers say they... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

FOF #2506 – When the Reviewer Gets Reviewed – 07.18.17

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

With the success of Hamilton, theater companies are embracing diversity in stories, plays and casting, but some reviewers aren’t liking it – Chicago Sun Times theater critic Hedy Weiss reportedly said at a panel in 2011 “there are so...Show More Summary

Outrage Mounts as Saudi Arabia Plans Imminent Executions for 14 Accused Pro-Democracy Protesters

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0717-1.mp3"] As Donald Trump vows not to let human rights concerns interfere with U.S. relations with Saudi Arabia, the country is set to... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

Democracy Now! — Friday, July 14, 2017

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0714-1.mp3"] Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

A Further Blow to Democracy in Brazil? Glenn Greenwald on Conviction of Lula Ahead of 2018 Election

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0713-1.mp3"] Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has been convicted on corruption charges and sentenced to nine-and-a-half... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

FOF #2505 – Let Your Freaky, Hairy, Sexy Flag Fly Freely – 07.13.17

last weekLGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

In drag and club kid culture, the freakier you look, the more beautiful you are. So, for many folks, embracing being a weirdo in the nightlife scene is a wonderful way of unlocking the beauty that lies within. Today, bearded beauty JerFay,...Show More Summary

Trump White House in Crisis as Emails Confirm Campaign Embraced Russian Effort to Defeat Clinton

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0712-1.mp3"] The White House is in disarray following revelations that Donald Trump Jr. supported an effort by the Russian authorities to... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

Battle For the Net: Mass Day of Action Aims to Stop Trump’s FCC from Destroying Free & Open Internet

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0711-1.mp3"] On Wednesday, nearly 70,000 websites and organizations are planning to take part in a massive online protest to save net... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

FOF #2504 – Tracy Tyler Shines On – 07.11.17

last weekLGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

One of our favorite people we’ve ever met doing this podcast is trans musician Tracy Tyler, whose fun loving personality and big voice has entertained us for years. Listen as we chat with Tracy about how her music has evolved over the years, why she’s so inspired by Air Supply and what are her thoughts about the new trans celebrities in entertainment.

Devastation in Mosul: Iraq Seizes City from ISIS, But Battle Left Thousands Dead & 700,000 Displaced

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0710-1.mp3"] Iraq’s nine-month-long battle to retake Mosul from the self-proclaimed Islamic State is coming to an end, but the humanitarian... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

PETA Offers Urgent Information For Safeguarding Animals During Alamo Fire

Because the Alamo Fire continues to burn in the Tepusquet Canyon area with air quality advisories in effect, PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of animal... The post PETA Offers Urgent Information For Safeguarding Animals During Alamo Fire appeared first on PETA.

Democracy Now! — Friday, July 7, 2017

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0707-1.mp3"] Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

PETA Offers Urgent Information for Safeguarding Animals During July Fire

Because the July Fire continues to burn in the Landusky area and evacuations have taken place, PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of animal companions should... The post PETA Offers Urgent Information for Safeguarding Animals During July Fire appeared first on PETA.

Embraced by Far-Right Gov’t in Poland, Trump Claims Future of Western Civilization is at Stake

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0706-1.mp3"] In a major speech in Poland, Donald Trump said Western civilization is at stake, as he warned about the threats of "terrorism... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

Will Trump Seek Talks with North Korea or Counter Missile Test with More U.S. Military Aggression?

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0705-1.mp3"] Tension is rising again on the Korean Peninsula after North Korea successfully tested an intercontinental missile on Tuesday... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

“What to the Slave is 4th of July?”: James Earl Jones Reads Frederick Douglass’s Historic Speech

[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0704-1.mp3"] This Fourth of July holiday special begins with the words of Frederick Douglass. Born into slavery around 1818, Douglass became... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!

PETA Offers Urgent Information For Safeguarding Animals During Burro Fire

Because the Burro Fire continues to burn in the Summerhaven area and evacuations have taken place, PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of animal companions should... The post PETA Offers Urgent Information For Safeguarding Animals During Burro Fire appeared first on PETA.

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