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Censored 2006: The Top 25 Censored Stories (Censored: The News That Didn't Make the News -- The Year's Top 25 Ceensored Stories)

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The best-selling Censored series highlights the year's 25 most important underreported news stories, alerting readers to deficiencies in corporate media and the resurgence of alternative media. In addition to the top censored stories of the year, this year's edition includes an investigative report on untold and unfinished 9/11-related stories.

Project Censored, founded in 1976 by Carl Jensen, has as its principal objective the advocacy for and protection of First Amendment rights and the freedom of information in the United States.

Review:

"Buy it, read it, act on it. Our future depends on the knowledge this collection of suppressed stories allows us." San Diego Review

Review:

"Devastating evidence of the dumbing down of mainstream news in America...required reading for broadcasters, journalists, and well-informed citizens." Los Angeles Times

Review:

"A terrific resource." Library Journal

Review:

"A distant early warning system for society's problems." American Journalism Review

Synopsis:

The year's twenty-five most important underreported news stories, alerting readers to deficiencies in corporate media.

Synopsis:

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order of importance according to students, faculty, and a national panel of judges. Each of the top stories is presented at length, alongside updates from the investigative reporters who broke the stories.

Synopsis:

“Buy it, read it, act on it. Our future depends on the knowledge this collection of suppressed stories allows us.”—San Diego Review

“Devastating evidence of the dumbing down of mainstream news in America . . . required reading for broadcasters, journalists, and well-informed citizens.”—Los Angeles Times

“A terrific resource.”—Library Journal

“A distant early warning system for society’s problems.”—American Journalism Review

The best-selling Censored series highlights the year’s 25 most important underreported news stories, alerting readers to deficiencies in corporate media and the resurgence of alternative media. In addition to the top censored stories of the year, this year’s edition includes an investigative report on untold and unfinished 9/11-related stories.

Peter Phillips, director of Project Censored, is an associate professor of sociology at Sonoma State University. He is known for his op-ed pieces in the alternative press and independent newspapers nationwide, such as Z Magazine and Social Policy.

Project Censored, founded in 1976 by Carl Jensen, has as its principal objective the advocacy for and protection of First Amendment rights and the freedom of information in the United States.

About the Author

Peter Phillips, director of Project Censored, is an associate professor of sociology at Sonoma State University. He is known for his op-ed pieces in the alternative press and independent newspapers nationwide, such as Z Magazine and Social Policy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781583226926
Author:
Tomorrow, Tom
Publisher:
Seven Stories Press
Illustrator:
Tomorrow, Tom
Author:
Project Censored
Author:
Loo, Dennis
Author:
Tomorrow, Tom
Author:
Solomon, Norman
Author:
Project Censored
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
United States - 21st Century
Subject:
Media Studies
Subject:
Censorship
Subject:
Sociology-Media
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Censored: The News That Didn't Make the News -- The Year's Top 25 Ceensored Stories
Publication Date:
20050931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Y
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
8.00 x 5.00 in

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History and Social Science » Journalism » General
History and Social Science » Journalism » Media Studies
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Foreign Policy
History and Social Science » Sociology » Media

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Product details 432 pages Seven Stories Press - English 9781583226926 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Buy it, read it, act on it. Our future depends on the knowledge this collection of suppressed stories allows us."
"Review" by , "Devastating evidence of the dumbing down of mainstream news in America...required reading for broadcasters, journalists, and well-informed citizens."
"Review" by , "A terrific resource."
"Review" by , "A distant early warning system for society's problems."
"Synopsis" by ,
The year's twenty-five most important underreported news stories, alerting readers to deficiencies in corporate media.
"Synopsis" by , The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order of importance according to students, faculty, and a national panel of judges. Each of the top stories is presented at length, alongside updates from the investigative reporters who broke the stories.
"Synopsis" by ,

“Buy it, read it, act on it. Our future depends on the knowledge this collection of suppressed stories allows us.”—San Diego Review

“Devastating evidence of the dumbing down of mainstream news in America . . . required reading for broadcasters, journalists, and well-informed citizens.”—Los Angeles Times

“A terrific resource.”—Library Journal

“A distant early warning system for society’s problems.”—American Journalism Review

The best-selling Censored series highlights the year’s 25 most important underreported news stories, alerting readers to deficiencies in corporate media and the resurgence of alternative media. In addition to the top censored stories of the year, this year’s edition includes an investigative report on untold and unfinished 9/11-related stories.

Peter Phillips, director of Project Censored, is an associate professor of sociology at Sonoma State University. He is known for his op-ed pieces in the alternative press and independent newspapers nationwide, such as Z Magazine and Social Policy.

Project Censored, founded in 1976 by Carl Jensen, has as its principal objective the advocacy for and protection of First Amendment rights and the freedom of information in the United States.

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