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Author and public intellectual Henry Giroux returns to the program to discuss his newest book, 
"American Nightmare: Facing the Challenge of Facism." Among his observations, he explains 
why the rise of Donald Trump was not an aberration, but the outcome of forces that have 
been at work for decades. 

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Project Censored - 07.17.19

This week's guest is author and law professor Dan Kovalik; he speaks about US interventions 
around the world, past and present, and the cost Americans pay to maintain the gigantic US military machine. 
 
Dan Kovalik is a retired labor-union attorney, and now teaches at the University of Pittsburgh Law School.
He is also a prolific author, and has recently had four books published on the Skyhorse label, all dealing with 
US interventions around the globe. 

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In this week's program, we hear a speech given in 2018 by Mickey Huff as part of 
the annual Social Justice Week lecture series at Sonoma State University in California.
His topic was "Fake News and the Truth Emergency." In his speech, he took note 
of the deep historical roots of the concept of 'fake news,' including the origins 
of public relations in the early 20th century with Edward Bernays. 

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Authors John Duffy and Ray Nowosielski are the guests for the hour; to speak about their recent book
The Watchdogs Didn't Bark. The product of years of investigation, it begins with the questions: why were
two of the September 11 hijackers, already in the US and on the FBI terrorist watch list, not apprehended 
long before the attacks took place, and why was no one in the US government held accountable? 
The authors find the answers in a complex web of spy agency rivalries and coverups. 
 
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Web site mentioned on this program:
 
Music-break information:
1) "Lucifer" by the Alan Parsons Project
2) "Twilight Zone" by Golden Earring 
3) "Smooth Criminal" by 2 Cellos

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