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Project Censored – July 31, 2020

Mickey welcomes two frequent guests back to the program, each with a new book on electoral politics. Greg Palast explains how biased politicians and election officials are discarding millions of votes nationwide, targeting voters of color. Then Ted Rall asks whether liberals and progressives should hold out any hope for the Democratic Party. Greg Palast is a … Continued


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Project Censored – July 24, 2020

How do private interests maintain control over public land? Mickey and his guests explore the example of Point Reyes National Seashore in California, where commercial ranches and dairies still operate, despite being bought out after the park’s creation in 1962.   Also in the conversation, how can national parks be made more welcoming and accessible to … Continued


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Project Censored – July 17, 2020

Noted author and public intellectual Henry Giroux discusses his 2018 book, “American Nightmare: Facing the Challenge of Fascism.” Among his observations, he explains why the rise of Donald Trump was not an aberration, but the result of right-wing initiatives  that have been underway for decades.   Henry Giroux is a world-renowned educator, author, and public intellectual. He … Continued


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Project Censored – July 10, 2020

Mickey and Chase spend the hour in conversation with Danny Haiphong, co-author of the book  “American Exceptionalism and American Innocence.” He explains his thesis that, throughout U.S. history, “fake news has been the only news disseminated by the rulers of U.S. empire.” Note: this is a rebroadcast of a previously-aired Project Censored show.


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Project Censored – July 3, 2020

Political / historical writer David Talbot’s latest book is also his first work of biography. Between Heaven and Hell is an account of the stroke he suffered, and its aftermath. This Project Censored Show presents a talk Talbot gave in January 2020 at Copperfield’s Books in Petaluma. In a candid – yet often humorous – presentation, … Continued


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Project Censored – June 26, 2020

Mickey’s guest for the hour is Nolan Higdon; their subject is fake news and Higdon’s forthcoming book, “The Anatomy of Fake News.” Their discussion includes a look at the long history of fake news,  as well as Higdon’s proposed checklist for identifying a story as fake news.   Nolan Hidgon teaches teaches history and media studies … Continued