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|Media, Propaganda, and Censorship: A talk by David Barsamian|
|Date||Wednesday November 30|
|Time||7:00 PM - 9:00 PM|
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Arlene Francis Center for Spirit, Art, and Politics
99 6th Street
Santa Rosa, CA
David Barsamian is the founder and director of the award-winning Alternative Radio, http://www.alternativeradio.org, based in Boulder, CO. For now more than 25 years, David has brought alternative perspectives from leading activists, academics and writers on current events, issues, history and more in this weekly radio program, each broadcast an antidote to the propaganda heard on the mainstream media.Added to the calendar on Wednesday Nov 16th, 2011 2:17 AM
The weekly program airs on public and community radio stations across the U.S., Canada, and Australia. In the Bay Area AR airs on KALW 91.7 FM, Mondays 1-2 pm. David has done a series of books with Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Tariq Ali, Arundhati Roy, Eqbal Ahmad and Edward Said. His latest book with Chomsky is How the World Works. In late September he was deported from India, the world's largest democracy.
Open to the public. Suggested donation $5-10.
For more information, contact: Martin Hamilton, 707-228-4704.
Copies of How the World Works by Chomsky and Barsamian will be available for purchase.
Sponsored by the Peace and Justice Center of Sonoma County, Media Freedom Foundation, Project Censored, Media Roots, Fair Share of the Common Heritage Project