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Project Censored - 12.10.19

As the world faces unprecedented challenges like global warming, what role are media and journalism playing?
Kenn Burrows and Amber Yang say that social media and conventional journalism foster a sense of isolation and powerlessness
that undermines peoples' ability to take action. But they suggest an innovative new approach to journalism --
"constructive journalism" -- can be a valuable tool for reviving community and cooperation. 
 
Notes:
 
Kenn Burrows is founder and director of the Holistic Health Center at San Francisco State University.
Amber Yang is a SFSU graduate in psychology, and a frequent contributor to Project Censored.
 
Music-break information:
1) "Blasting Cap" by Preston Reed
2) "Let's Work Together" by Canned Heat
3) "Room to Move" by John Mayall

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Project Censored - 12.03.19

On this week's program, Mickey Huff and his guests examine how Facebook, Twitter and Google are working to hide,
"deplatform" or otherwise undermine news and opinions critical of US government policies, and thus reestablish 
the dominance of establishment-friendly corporate media.
Emil Marmot is a doctoral student at the University of Toronto, and the co-author of a chapter in Censored 2020. 
Mnar Muhawish is the founder and editor-in-chief at Mint Press News (www.mintpressnews.com). 
 
Notes:
 
Music-break information:
1) "Mann's Fate" by Hot Tuna
2) "Lucifer" by the Alan Parsons Project
3) "Monster" by Zero One
 

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