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Donald Trump’s inaugural address on Friday as the 45th president of the United States prompted strong reaction from our roundtable of guests during an extended Democracy Now! broadcast. We play an excerpt from Trump’s speech and feature highlights of responses from consumer advocate Ralph Nader; author Naomi Klein; professor Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, author of "From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation"; investigative reporter Allan Nairn and Bla...
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In one of the largest days of protest in U.S. history, millions took to the streets Saturday one day after the inauguration of Donald Trump. The largest protest was the Women’s March on Washington, where more than 500,000 packed the streets. According to crowd scientists at Manchester Metropolitan University in Britain, the crowd was roughly three times the size of the audience at President Trump’s inauguration a day earlier. Women-led marches to...
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Journalists Naomi Klein, author of "This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate" and Lee Fang of The Intercept talk about the role of corporations inside the Trump administration and the inauguration.
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Pft! You have a plutocrat oligarchy now just like Russia and China have.
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On Wednesday, scientists with both NASA and NOAA—the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration—confirmed 2016 was the hottest year on record, topping the previous record set in 2015, which topped the previous record only one year earlier. The unprecedented warming of the planet due to human-caused climate change comes as Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testified in front of the Senate Wednesday during his confirmation hearing to be t...
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Today marks President Obama’s last full day in office. On Friday at noon, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts will swear in Donald Trump as the country’s 45th president. On Wednesday, in his last press conference as president, Obama defended his decision to commute the sentence of Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning, and condemned the Israeli occupation. He also warned Trump that he will not stay silent if he sees what he called the nation’s ...
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To mark the historic Women’s March on Washington, we air highlights from march organizers Linda Sarsour and Tamika Mallory, professor Angela Davis, feminist icon Gloria Steinem, Madonna, singer Alicia Keys, transgender activist and author Janet Mock, singer and actress Janelle Monáe, actress Ashley Judd, Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards and six-year-old immigrant rights activist Sophie Cruz.
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Millions Protest Worldwide Against Donald Trump's Presidency; Amid Protest, Trump Sworn in as 45th President of the United States; Offering "Alternative Facts," White House Lies About Inauguration Crowd Size; Trump Orders Repeal of Obamacare, Proclaims Day of Patriotism; White House Website Erases Climate Change, Civil Rights Pages; Senate Committee to Vote on Rex Tillerson Nomination for Secretary of State; Gambian Leader Agrees to Step Down, Av...
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Protests are taking across the country today. We go live to an inauguration checkpoint where Black Lives Matter protesters are locked down and trying to block off the entrance to the inauguration.
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Protests Break Out Across U.S. Against Trump Inauguration; Anti-Trump Protests Held in the Philippines, Palestine & Britain; Trump's Approval Rating Plummets to 32% ; Trump Calls Kellyanne Conway "Baby" at Pre-Inauguration Dinner; Trump Administration Missing Hundreds of Key Government Officials; Veterans Demand McCain Reject Rex Tillerson for Sec. of State; The Hill: Trump Team Preparing to Cut Budget by $10 Trillion; U.S. Officials Launch Probe...
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The protests were bigger than his inauguration. Not a very warm welcome for a new president, he made many people mad! Other countries showed there disapproval of him as well. Now we must all come together to dismantle him in four years!
This Orange pig needs to be locked up:
Fraud, pussy grabber, con-ma, bully and etc. Giving the rich 15 percent tax cut and only 3 percent to the rest of us. His millionaire cabinet tells you who he is. Only for the wealthy. Not you rednecks that voted for a racist pig
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During Wednesday’s press conference, President Obama warned that the expansion of Israeli settlements was making a two-state solution impossible. "I don’t see how this issue gets resolved in a way that maintains Israel as both Jewish and a democracy," Obama said, "because if you do not have two states, then, in some form or fashion, you are extending an occupation. Functionally, you end up having one state in which millions of people are disenfra...
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President Obama Gives Final News Conference; Obama Denies Clemency to Native American Activist Leonard Peltier; 2016 was Third Straight Hottest Year on Record; Bernie Sanders Slams EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt at Confirmation Hearing; Amid Scandal, Tom Price Undergoes Confirmation Hearing for HHS Head; Wilbur Ross, Nikki Haley Undergo Confirmation Hearings; Rick Perry Faces Confirmation Hearing to Head Agency He Vowed to Abolish; Homeowners Facing Fo...
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