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Publisher Comments:

“Carefully orchestrated. . . . This well-researched work is highly recommended for most libraries.”—Library Journal (starred review)

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

“Required reading for broadcasters, journalists, and well-informed citizens.”—Los Angeles Times

The best-selling Censored series highlights the year’s twenty-five most important underreported news stories, alerting readers to negligence of corporate media and the resurgence of alternative media.

Peter Phillips, director of Project Censored, is an associate professor of sociology at Sonoma State University. He is known for his 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.

Synopsis:

The breaking news stories you won't find anywhere else.

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.

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:
9781583227725
Author:
Phillips, Peter
Publisher:
Seven Stories Press
Editor:
Roth, Andrew
Editor:
Project Censored
Contribution:
Project Censored
Author:
Proje
Author:
Roth, Andrew
Author:
Project Censored
Author:
ct Censored
Author:
Loo, Dennis
Author:
Project Censored
Author:
Jonik, John
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
United States - 21st Century
Subject:
Media Studies
Subject:
Journalism
Subject:
Censorship
Subject:
Censorship -- United States.
Subject:
Journalism -- Political aspects.
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:
20071031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
0.00 x 0.00 in

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The breaking news stories you won't find anywhere else.
"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.
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