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Democracy now! : twenty years covering the movements changing America / Amy Goodman with David Goodman and Denis Moynihan.

Goodman, Amy, 1957- author. (Author). Goodman, David, 1959- author. (Added Author). Moynihan, Denis, author. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781501123580 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1501123580 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 373 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-373).
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: going to where the silence is -- The war and peace report -- The whistleblowers -- Undocumented and unafraid -- Stopping the machinery of death -- The rise of the 99 percent -- Climate justice -- The LGBTQ revolution -- When the killer wears a badge -- "This flag comes down today" -- Disabling the enablers -- Epilogue: the sword and the shield.
Summary, etc.: "A celebration of the acclaimed television and radio news program Democracy Now! and the extraordinary movements and heroes who have moved our democracy forward. In 1996 Amy Goodman began hosting a show on Pacifica Radio called Democracy Now! to focus on the issues and movements that are too often ignored by the corporate media. Today Democracy Now! is the largest public media collaboration in the US, broadcasting on over 1,400 public television and radio stations around the world, with millions accessing it online at Now Amy, along with her journalist brother, David, and co-author Denis Moynihan, share stories of the heroes -- the whistleblowers, the organizers, the protesters -- who have brought about remarkable change. This important book looks back over the past two decades of Democracy Now! and the powerful movements and charismatic leaders who are re-shaping our world. Goodman takes the reader along as she goes to where the silence is, bringing out voices from the streets of Ferguson to Staten Island, Wall Street, South Carolina to East Timor -- and other places where people are rising up to demand justice. Democracy Now! is the modern day underground railroad of information, bringing stories from the grassroots to a global audience."--provided by publisher.
Subject: Democracy now! (Radio program)
Democracy now! (Television program)
United States > Politics and government > 2001-2009.
United States > Politics and government > 2009-
United States > Economic conditions > 2001-2009.
United States > Economic conditions > 2009-
United States > Social conditions > 21st century.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Torture > United States.
Elections > Corrupt practices > United States.
Mass media > Political aspects > United States.
Political activists > United States.

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