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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:

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

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

Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard honored Goodman with the 2014 I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence Lifetime Achievement Award....