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Project Censored - 01.17.17

Peter and Mickey spend the hour with journalist and media scholar Brian Covert, 
discussing the too-close relationship between the CIA and U.S. media, as well as other issues, 
including the Obama Administration "pivot" toward Asia. 
Brian Covert is an independent journalist, and a lecturer at Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan.
His chapter on the CIA and the media, "Played by the Mighty Wurlitzer," appears in the Censored 2017 yearbook.
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Project Censored - 01.10.17

For the first half of the program, Peter and Mickey speak with sociologist William Carroll, 
about his latest research into the "transnational corporate class" -- top corporate board members 
and executives -- who wield vast influence over public policy.
 
Then Sunsara Taylor and Rafael Caderas make the case for "stopping the Trump regime before it starts;" 
they advocate mass protests on the scale of the anti-Mubarak uprising in Egypt. Their web site is www.refusefascism.org.
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Peter and Mickey spend the hour in conversation with author Carol Anderson. 
Her latest book, "White Rage," chronicles the history of white resistance 
and obstruction to African-American equality, from Reconstruction to modern times.

Carol Anderson is Professor of African-American Studies at Emory University in Atlanta. 
Her previous works include "Eyes Off the Prize" and "Bourgeois Radicals."  
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