A Celebration Of The Acclaimed News Program Democracy Now And The Extraordinary Heroes Who Have Moved Our Democracy Forward.In 1996 Amy Goodman Started A Radio Show Called Democracy Nowto Focus On The Issues That Are Underreported Or Ignored By Mainstream News Coverage Shortly After September 11, 2001, They Were Broadcasting On Television Every Weekday Today It Is The Only Public Media In The US That Airs Simultaneously On Satellite And Cable Television, Radio, And The Internet Now Amy And Her Journalist Brother, David, Share Stories Of The Progressive Heroes The Whistleblowers, The Organizers, The Protestors Who Have Brought About Remarkable, Often Invisible Change Over The Last Two Decades In Seismic Ways Rebellion Looks Back Over The Past Twenty Years Of Democracy Nowand Considers That As The Courts And Government Abdicate Their Responsibilities, It Has Fallen To Ordinary People To Hold The Powerful To Account Amy Gives Voice To These Leaderful, Not Leaderless, Movements The Countless Charismatic Leaders Who Are Taking To The Streets In Ferguson, Staten Island, Wall Street, And Other Places Where People Are Rising Up To Demand Justice This Is The Guiding Principle Of Democracy Now , Which Is Front And Center In The Powerful, Important Rebellion.
Amy Goodman is an American broadcast journalist, syndicated columnist and author.A 1984 graduate of Harvard University, Goodman is best known as the principal host of Pacifica Radio s Democracy Now program, where she has been described by the Los Angeles Times as radio s voice of the disenfranchised left Coverage of the peace and human rights movements and support of the independent media
- 384 pages
- Democracy Now!
- Amy Goodman
- 02 May 2018 Amy Goodman