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Danny Schechter is the founder and Executive Editor of The Media Channel ( www.mediachannel.org), and the founder and Executive Producer of Globalvision, Inc. (which has no affiliation with Global Vision Corporation or this web site). He is an award winning broadcast and print journalist, and the author of various books including "Media Wars" "The More You Watch, The Less You Know", and "News Dissector: Passions, Pieces, and Polemics."

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To raise global awareness about the horrors of apartheid and increase pressure on the white minority regime, in the late 1960s Kasrils recruited and trained English and other young white radicals (from Europe and four, including Danny Schechter, from ...
To raise global awareness about the horrors of apartheid and increase pressure on the white minority regime, in the late 1960s Kasrils recruited and trained English and other young white radicals (from Europe and four, including Danny Schechter, from ...

To raise global awareness about the horrors of apartheid and increase pressure on the white minority regime, in the late 1960s Kasrils recruited and trained English and other young white radicals (from Europe and four, including Danny Schechter, from ...
To raise global awareness about the horrors of apartheid and increase pressure on the white minority regime, in the late 1960s Kasrils recruited and trained English and other young white radicals (from Europe and one, Danny Schechter, from the United ...
This phenomenon of cognitive dissonance was described in part by the late media critic Danny Schechter in a 2011 Consortium column as a triumph of "feelings over facts.
Co-founder with the late Danny Schechter of the media group GlobalVision, Rory O'Connor is a filmmaker and journalist and author of, most recently, Friends, Followers and the Future: How social media Are Changing politics, Threatening Big Brands and ...

The late Danny Schechter was one of the first to fight against this sort of self-censorship. While at CNN and then ABC News in the 1980s, he pushed hard against the constraints of the mainstream broadcast and cable news media.
There it was. Very pure, very simple and very direct in the bio posting in LinkedIn by alt.media journalist Cat Watters. A posting that spoke to that need experienced by almost every non-mainstream journalist, blogger, photographer, videographer, audio ...
Honourees included Pepsico, the Nonprofit finance Fund under CEO Antony Bugg-Levine, and artists United against apartheid that included late activist and journalist Danny Schechter - while also marking the 30th anniversary of the anti-apartheid album ...
If you want to know the truth, I suggest you read "Free Fall" by Joseph Stiglitz, "crime Of Our Time" by Danny Schechter, "Web Of debt" by Ellen Brown, "13 Wall Street bankers by Johnson and Kwak and "The Big Short" by Michael Lewis (now a movie).
... embracing right-wing positions that go against their own interests, you must look at how Fox News (and right-wing media outlets) use faux populism and phony outrage as Propaganda techniques, a topic explored by Danny Schechter in this guest essay.
Philadelphia, Cradle of Liberty and City of Brotherly Love, was anything but on New Year's Day. Visiting with family, we'd all decided to meet up at the annual Mummers' Parade.
Danny Schechter, journalist, filmmaker. music. Scott Weiland, rock singer-songwriter. Lesley Gore, pop singer. Andrae Crouch, gospel artist.
With Baker at the helm and assistance from journalist Danny Schechter, Van Zandt assembled a parade of artists for his "Sun City" song, which fit more than two dozen guests in less than six minutes.
The questioner related of how American journalist Danny Schechter had asked Dr Henry Kissinger in front of a packed audience of notables: in 1977 at Boston's Museum of science.
The event was dedicated to independent journalism icon Danny Schechter - the "news dissector" - who died in March. The broadcast was produced by Peter Johanns, program director of the television-radio degree program in the college's Roy H. Park ...
The Zanzibar International Film Festival will host a series of events focused on South Africa that will include a range of South African guests including actress Leleti Khumalo, along with filmmakers Lebobang Rasethaba - Director and Tshego Molete ...

Last Saturday, musician, actor and activist Steven Van Zandt paid homage to a fellow multimedia pioneer and a kindred spirit: Danny Schechter, who passed away March 19 at 72. "Danny loved causing trouble," said Van Zandt. "He loved courting controversy ...
As observed by Paul Krugman, when interviewed by Danny Schechter during the filming of the documentary Weapons of Mass Deception, if "you ask why do the Europeans see things so differently, well, one answer is...they don't have...'Countdown Iraq ...
The words "Danny Schechter died March 19 of pancreatic cancer" are hollow. They do not capture Danny's enormous contributions to media, nor explain why younger generations should know about the Bronx born "manic media maven," as he described ...
One of my good friends, Danny Schechter, just passed away, but we used to cover this together. I've always been concerned with human rights, justice, and equality.
Danny Schechter, my friend of 48 years, was a mensch who proudly referred to his 1942 birthplace as "The people's Republic of the Bronx" - that part of New York City populated then by many class-conscious Jewish immigrants.
John Renbourn, 70: Masterful acoustic guitarist and a founding member of the Pentangle in the 1960s. Died Thursday at his home in Scotland.
Danny Schechter, pionier van de Amerikaanse alternatieve media, begon als journalist voor een lokale radio in Boston, werd televisieproducer bij de zenders ABC en CNN. Zijn ervaringen met die grote media maakten hem vanaf begin jaren 1980 een van de ...
Danny Schechter, the self-described progenitor of "participatory journalism" who died March 19, first burst onto my radar screen back in the late 1970s, when I was working at WBAI-FM, the left-leaning community-sponsored radio station.
An obituary on Wednesday about the media critic and human rights activist Danny Schechter misstated his mother's maiden name.
When we come back, we remember Danny Schechter, "The News Dissector." We'll be speaking with the acclaimed South African journalist, filmmaker, Anant Singh, who made the film The Long Walk to Freedom, and Danny Schechter's longtime colleague ...
Iona Craig, a journalist who was based in Sana'a for four years as the Yemen correspondent for The Times of London. She was awarded the Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism in 2014.
Danny Schechter, whose media criticism became a staple of Boston radio and who went on to champion human rights as an author, filmmaker and television producer, died on Thursday in Manhattan.
Danny Schechter was a frequent contributor to Global Research, with an incisive and pointed analysis of US politics and international affairs.
From the Archive: One of the great battles of Danny Schechter's life was the fight to end apartheid in South Africa, but he never soft-pedaled the challenges the country continued to face - nor did he accept the revisionist history minimizing the role ...
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When PBS rejected Danny Schechter's ground-breaking TV series "South Africa Now" in 1988, the network accused him of being an activist, not a reporter - for creating a show that was explicitly anti-apartheid.
These discussions are not moderated. We rely on users to police themselves, and flag inappropriate comments and behavior. In accordance with our Guidelines and Policies, we reserve the right to remove any post at any time for any reason, and will ...
When South Africa Called, We Answered: How the Media and International Solidarity Helped Topped apartheid (Cosimo Books, 2014), is about Danny Schechter's role in transforming Africa ("a small part, of a great human story and world-class force"); the ...
Danny Schechter is the author of sixteen books, most recently Madiba A-Z: The Many Faces of Nelson Mandela. He was an Emmy Award-winning producer for ABC News and has directed numerous documentary films.
"Obviously, Iran is being used by Republicans in the Congress as part of their battle with Obama, by posturing for more sanctions against Iran," Danny Schechter, an editor of Mediachannel.org, told Press TV on Monday. "Not only are they trying to ...
... States, and between the United States of America and other states that oppose the use of cyberwar techniques to monitor and undermine their own sovereignty," producer and presenter Danny Schechter, who won two Emmys for his work for 20/20, told RT.
New York, New York: It was a strange article on the front page of the New York Times: A top U.S. general, Michael K. Nagata, commander of American Special Operations Forces in the Middle East, was admitting that the Pentagon is at war with an enemy ...
"How relevant does that remain to this day, and how relevant is that in our whole political, you know, environment?" said political commentator Danny Schechter. Mario Cuomo was considered a potential frontrunner for the Democratic presidential ...
"Everyone is talking about Sony, but few about the movie chains that unbooked the controversial film that dramatizes the assassination of a foreign leader," pointed out media critic Danny Schechter. The company's lawyer confirmed the critics' suspicion.
However the offer has been rejected by the U.S. and Obama said his country might put North Korea back on the State Department's list of state sponsors of terrorism.
Voices From The Ghosts of Vietnam Are Being Heard Again: Which Should We Listen To? By Danny Schechter (about the author) Permalink (Page 1 of 2 pages) Related Topic(s): movie reviews; Viet Nam Viet Nam war; Vietnam, Add Tags Add to My ...


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