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Past Event

GRCMC Benefit with Amy Goodman

Grand Rapids, MI

September 18, 2012 | Tuesday | 12:00 pm

Wealthy Theatre

1130 Wealthy Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506 ( see map )
During this 2012 election season, Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan are on a national speaking tour to mark the 16th anniversary of the daily, independent, global TV/Radio news hour and to launch their new book, The Silenced Majority: Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and Hope.

In the Grand Rapids area, Democracy Now! is broadcast on WPRR 1680-AM and 95.3-FM at 8am M-F; and GRTV Channel 24 at 8am, 12pm, 12am M-F. Across Michigan, see all the stations that broadcast Democracy Now! at

Suggested Minimum Donation $5 to benefit Community Media Center and the Wealthy Theatre Sustainability Campaign.

Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,300 public television and radio stations worldwide. Time Magazine named Democracy Now! its “Pick of the Podcasts,” along with NBC’s Meet the Press.

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard honored...

Denis Moynihan

Denis Moynihan met the Democracy Now! team as they covered protests against the World Trade Organization in Seattle in 1999.
Since 2001, he has participated in the organization’s growth and sustainability, focusing primarily on distribution, infrastructure development, and coordinating special projects, including live broadcasts from around the...