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Past Event

Democracy Now! in Kyoto

Kyoto, Japan

January 19, 2014 | Sunday | 7:00 pm

Kyoto Kyoiku Bunka Center (Kyoto Education Culture Center)

京都府京都市左京区聖護院川原町4-13, 606-8397 ( see map )
A public lecture with Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now!, joined by Yasumi Iwakami (Independent Web Journal)
Moderator: John Junkerman (Film Director)

Kyoto Kyoiku Bunka Center (Kyoto Education Culture Center)
4-13 Shogoin Kawaramach, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Map: http://ow.ly/solDg

By Train: Keihan Marutamachi Station Exit 5. Walk on the left hand side (to the north) to The Kasuga Kita Dori , turn to the right (to the east) and walk for 3minutes.

By Bus: Take bus #206 from the A2 stop at the JR Kyoto Station. Get off at Kumano Jinja Mae. Walk in the same way as from the Keihin Marunouchi Station.

Tel. 075-771-4221

Tickets
1000 yen, 90 seats available We do not receive reservations for this event but if you really want to secure your seat, you can buy a mixed-donation ticket of 3000 yen from the ReadyFor crowd-funding site: Get tickets
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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.

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