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Juan González in Conversation with Nermeen Shaikh at Free Library of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

October 26, 2017 | Thursday | 7:30 pm

Parkway Central Library

1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 ( see map )
Democracy Now!’s Juan González and Nermeen Shaikh will discuss Juan’s new book RECLAIMING GOTHAM: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities.

Juan will sign books after the talk.

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Juan González

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Juan González has been a professional journalist for more than 30 years and was a staff columnist at the New York Daily News from 1987 to 2016. He is a two-time recipient of the George Polk Award for commentary (1998 and 2010), and the first reporter in New York City to consistently expose the health effects arising from the September 11, 2001...

Nermeen Shaikh

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Nermeen Shaikh is a producer and co-host of Democracy Now! Nermeen has previously worked in research and non-governmental organizations and has an M.Phil. from Cambridge University. She is the author of The Present as History: Critical Perspectives on Global Power (Columbia University Press). You can watch her TEDx talk here