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Project Censored - 09.24.19

Timed to coincide with the 17th annual Oakland International Film Festival, this week's Project Censored show explores the cultural value of film,
and offers brief descriptions of some of this year's OIFF offerings.  Also on the show, a conversation on the California roots of thrash-metal music, 
with the creator of a new documentary about the genre, a documentary that will be shown at the Festival.
 
Notes:
 
Web site mentioned on this week's show:
www.oiff.org  

Music-break information:
1) "Chemi-Kill" by Exodus
2) "Bonded by Blood" by Exodus
3) "Silent Scream" by Slayer

 
the Project Censored Show:

 

Host: Mickey Huff
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy

 
 

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Project Censored - 09.17.19

In observance of Banned-Books Week (Sept 22 - 28) Mickey and his guests discuss 
some of the obstacles placed in the way of Americans' freedom to read and learn, notably conservatives' 
efforts to keep unfavored books out of school libraries, or even to cancel authors' speaking engagements.
 
Notes:
 
For more information, visit   www.bannedbooksweek.org   
 
Music-break information:
1) "Embryonic Journey" 
2) "Mann's Fate" 
3) "Water Song" 
    all by Hot Tuna
 
the Project Censored Show:

 

Host: Mickey Huff
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy

 
 

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Project Censored - 09.10.19

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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Project Censored - 09.03.19

Mickey and Chase spend the hour in conversation with Danny Haiphong, co-author of the new book 
"American Exceptionalism and American Innocence." He explains his assertion that throughout U.S. history, 
"fake news has been the only news disseminated by the rulers of U.S. empire.”

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