Democracy Now! 2011-02-22 Tuesday Feb. 22, 2011

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Headlines for February 22, 2011; “Gaddafi Cares More for Himself and His Power than He Cares for Anybody in Libya”: Libyan American Activist Abdulla Darrat on Bloody Crackdown on Protesters; Rev. Jesse Jackson Marches in Madison as Thousands Defend Public Employees and Unions; “Today is a Serious Showdown”: Thousands Occupy Wisconsin Capitol Building Ahead of Anti-Union Vote; Labor Protests to Defend Collective Bargaining Rights Spread to Ohio; Matt Taibbi: "Why Isn't Wall Street in Jail?"; Judge Convicted in Pennsylvania Kids-for-Cash Scheme, Faces Long Prison Term and Class Action Lawsuit



Headlines for February 22, 2011; “Gaddafi Cares More for Himself and His Power than He Cares for Anybody in Libya”: Libyan American Activist Abdulla Darrat on Bloody Crackdown on Protesters; Rev. Jesse Jackson Marches in Madison as Thousands Defend Public Employees and Unions; “Today is a Serious Showdown”: Thousands Occupy Wisconsin Capitol Building Ahead of Anti-Union Vote; Labor Protests to Defend Collective Bargaining Rights Spread to Ohio; Matt Taibbi: "Why Isn't Wall Street in Jail?"; Judge Convicted in Pennsylvania Kids-for-Cash Scheme, Faces Long Prison Term and Class Action Lawsuit