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Title:
Censored, 1999 : the news that didn't make the news -- the year's top 25 censored stories
Author:
Phillips, Peter.
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Edition:
A Seven Stories Press first edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Seven Stories Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
400 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781888363791
Format :
Book

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Central Library PN4888.P6 P45 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Each year the importance of this acclaimed media resource grows as newspapers reduce their reporting staff, television focuses more on entertainment, and media conglomerates grow even larger. As with previous editions, 'Censored 1999' presents the 25 top stories that weren't covered on the nightly news or in your newspaper or, if they were, were significantly under-reported. ...offers devastating evidence of the dumbing down of mainstream news...required reading for broadcasters and journalists.' - Los Angeles Times'


Author Notes

PROJECT CENSORED , founded in 1976 by Carl Jensen at Sonoma State University, has as its principal objective the advocacy for and protection of First Amendment rights, including freedom of information. In 2008, Project Censored received the PEN/Oakland Literary Censorship Award. Most recently, Project Censored received the 2014 Pillar Award in Journalism and New Media, given annually to persons of conscience, conviction, and achievement who stand up for what's right and what's true in the face of corporate and political intimidation. For more information, visit www.projectcensored.org.


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