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Project Censored – 01.08.19

This week’s show presents speeches and conversation from Project Censored’s 2018 Media Freedom Summit 2.0  The first 2/3 of the show is from the keynote panel, then we hear part of the “News Abuse” discussion.    The panelists heard on the program are Abby Martin, Nora Barrows-Friedman, Eleanor Goldfield, John Collins, Nicole Eigbrett, and Steve Peraza.  They address topics ranging from …

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Project Censored – 12.11.18

Long-time investigative reporter Dave Lindorff explores the Pentagon’s financial mysteries,  including massive unaccounted-for spending and decades of non-compliance with audit law.  Later in the program, a look at the real record of the late President George H.W. Bush.  Notes:   Dave Lindorff is a widely-published independent journalist. His article on financial stonewalling  at the Pentagon appears in the December 10 …

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Project Censored – 11.27.18

Peter Phillips returns to the Project Censored Show, this time as a guest, to discuss his new book,  “Giants: The Global Power Elite.” The product of years of research, “Giants” identifies the members of  the ‘transnational corporate class:’ the institutions and individuals that control trillions of dollars  of the world’s wealth, and wield the political power that these riches confer. Notes: …

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Project Censored – “Media Freedom 2.0”

This week’s program presents excerpts from two of the panels at Project Censored’s recent “Media Freedom 2.0” conference. First, a look at corporate media’s misleading stereotypes of working-class Americans, with Steve Macek and Robin Andersen. Then Kashmiri journalist Ifat Gazia relates some of the atrocities committed by Indian occupation troops in Kashmir, and calls on the world to pay attention. …

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Project Censored – Historian Peter Kuznick

Historian Peter Kuznick returns to the Project Censored Show to discuss  the forthcoming update to his book The Untold History of the United States. The new material will cover the period from 2012 to 2018. In the interview on this week’s show, Kuznick addresses issues ranging from  Trump and Russia, to the prospects for ending the conflict in Syria. Download Here

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Project Censored – 10.23.18

Mickey, Chase and their guests analyze the October 11-12 mass deletion of pages or accounts by Facebook and Twitter.  The two social-media giants eliminated over 800 pages, many of them from independent-journalism or  anti-establishment-politics sites.  Notes: PM “Patti” Beers is social media manager for theantimedia.com; her organization’s page was among the many deleted by Facebook.Mnar Muhawish is editor-in-chief at Mint Press …

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Project Censored – 9/11 activists Jenna Orkin and Jon Gold

9/11 activists Jenna Orkin and Jon Gold are Mickey’s guests for the hour. Rather than considering who the perpetrators might’ve been, these guests discuss the public health disaster that followed the attacks, when thousands of emergency workers and area residents became ill from the toxins spread by the fires and collapse of the World Trade Center. Jon Gold also calls …

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Project Censored – 10.09.18

Mickey Huff and Chase Palmieri are joined by several of the contributors to “Censored 2019,” the latest edition, just-published, of Project Censored’s annual compilations of censored stories and media analysis. They discuss some of the “Top 25” censored stories, as well as new developments in media. Notes: Andy Lee Roth is associate director of Project Censored, and co-editor of Censored …

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Project Censored – 10.02.18

On this week’s program, we hear a speech by author and peace organizer Medea Benjamin. She discusses her recently-published book “Inside Iran,” and explains why the anti-Iran words and actions of the Trump administration will actually strengthen the hand of hardliners in Iran, making reform more difficult. Notes: This is a rebroadcast of the Project Censored Show of June 25, 2018.   Medea Benjamin …

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Project Censored – 09.25.18

In observance of Banned Books Week 2018, Mickey speaks with three guests, all involved in different facets of defending Americans’ right to read. Betsy Gomez is coordinator of Banned Books Week, Charles Brownstein is executive director of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, and Abena Hutchful leads the Youth Free Expression Program at the National Coalition Against Censorship.   Web …