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Amy Goodman at the 2017 National Bioneers Conference

San Rafael, CA

October 21, 2017 | Saturday | 9:30 am

Marin Center

10 Avenue of the Flags
San Rafael, CA 94903 ( see map )
Amy Goodman will deliver a keynote address, participate in a panel, and receive recognition at the evening awards dinner, all on Saturday, October 21 at this year’s National Bioneers Conference.

Her schedule at the conference includes:

9:30 am Keynote address.

4:30 pm panel: Fighting for the Pillars of Democracy: Independent Media and an Open Internet
with Cory Doctorow, author/digital activist and Danny O’Brien, International Director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Moderated by Joshua Fouts, Bioneers Executive Director.

7:30 pm Bioneers Awards Dinner
Join Kenny Ausubel, Nina Simons, Joshua Fouts and the Bioneers community of leadership for a rousing celebration and mythic meal (designed by Chef Scott LaCrosse with food provided by conscious companies supplying fresh, local, sustainably grown produce) to honor these true Bioneers heroes and sheroes: Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan, Sarah Crowell (for The Destiny Arts Youth Performance Company); Jeremy Narby; Victor Pineda and James Thurston; Kandi Mossett; john a. powell. Separate admission: $85.

She will also be available for book signings throughout the day, where she will be joined by her co-author Denis Moynihan. He will also participate in the conference’s World Café on Saturday afternoon.

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Amy Goodman

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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 1,400 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....

Denis Moynihan

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Denis Moynihan has worked with Democracy Now! since 2000. He is a bestselling author and a syndicated columnist with King Features. He lives in Colorado, where he founded community radio station KFFR 88.3 FM in the town of Winter Park.