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Amy Goodman at Madison Area Technical College

Madison, WI

May 06, 2017 | Saturday | 1:30 pm

Madison Area Technical College—Downtown Campus

211 North Carroll Street, Room 240
Madison, WI 53703 ( see map )
Join award-winning journalist Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now!, for her North American tour:

Democracy Now!: Covering the Movements Changing America.

Goodman will speak about increased threats to freedom of the press and the importance of truly independent media to hold those in power accountable. In more than 20 years of reporting, Democracy Now! has covered the social movements that are now forming the groundswell of opposition to the Trump administration; movements long ignored by the corporate media, but central to Democracy Now!’s daily journalism.

Amy will be introduced by her co-author, journalist David Goodman.

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Free and open to the public.
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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....

David Goodman

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David Goodman is an independent journalist, contributing writer for Mother Jones, host of the radio show, The Vermont Conversation, and the bestselling author of ten books. The author of Fault Lines: Journeys Into the New South Africa, his work has also appeared in the Washington Post, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Outside, The Christian...