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Mickey Huff is co-host of the Project Censored Show with former Project Censored director Dr. Peter Phillips. It airs on the progressiveradionetwork.com out of New York City

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Mickey Huff is co-host of the Project Censored Show with former Project Censored director Dr. Peter Phillips. It airs on the progressiveradionetwork.com out of New York City

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Become critically conscious, as Henry Giroux says in one of the podcasts, and you will have the tools to imagine and shape the future.
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Project Censored

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Mickey Huff is co-host of the Project Censored Show with former Project Censored director Dr. Peter Phillips. It airs on the progressiveradionetwork.com out of New York City

Rank #1: Project Censored - Overview of The Biases and Dangers of Corporate Media

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This week's program is an overview of the biases and dangers of corporate media. Freelance journalist Chelli Stanley
explains why corporate media is not "mainstream." Then Nolan Higdon returns to the show to discuss the new
book he and Mickey have written, "United States of Distraction: Media Manipulation in Post-Truth America."

Notes:
Links to the guests' publications:www.counterpunch.org/2019/08/02/corporate-media-lets-remember-who-writes-those-storieswww.projectcensored.org/product/signed-pre-sale-united-states-of-distraction-media-manipulation-in-post-truth-america-and-what-we-can-do-about-it
Music-break information:1) "Magnetica" by Quantic2) "Gimme Some Truth" by John Lennon3) "the Resistance" by 2 Cellos

Aug 27 2019

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Rank #2: Project Censored - 10.15.19

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This week, we present a speech delivered by Mickey Huff at Southern Oregon University (Ashland, Oregon) 
in April 2019, titled "Resist the Media."   Mickey Huff is the host of the Project Censored Show, the director 
of Project Censored, and Professor of History at Diablo Valley College in northern California.
Notes:
Music-break information:"Polygon Dust" by Porter Robinson 
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Oct 15 2019

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Rank #3: Project Censored - 10.22.19

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What will be the consequences of a capitalist crisis of overproduction in the 21st century, 
when nations and political institutions are dominated by a single transnational capitalist class? 
Sociologists Peter Phillips and William I. Robinson explore these questions and more on this week's show. 
Notes:
 
Peter Phillips teaches Sociology at Sonoma State University; his latest book is "Giants: the Global Power Elite." 
William Robinson teaches Sociology at the University of California at Santa Barbara; his latest book is 
"Into the Tempest: Essays on the New Global Capitalism."
Music-break information:1) "Let's Work Together" by Canned Heat2) "Fortunate Son" by Creedence Clearwater Revival3) "Power to the People" by John Lennon

Oct 22 2019

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Rank #4: Project Censored - 07.17.19

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This week's guest is author and law professor Dan Kovalik; he speaks about US interventions 
around the world, past and present, and the cost Americans pay to maintain the gigantic US military machine. 
Dan Kovalik is a retired labor-union attorney, and now teaches at the University of Pittsburgh Law School.He is also a prolific author, and has recently had four books published on the Skyhorse label, all dealing with 
US interventions around the globe.

Jul 17 2019

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Rank #5: Project Censored - Henry Giroux

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Author and public intellectual Henry Giroux returns to the program to discuss his newest book, 
"American Nightmare: Facing the Challenge of Facism." Among his observations, he explains 
why the rise of Donald Trump was not an aberration, but the outcome of forces that have 
been at work for decades.

Jul 23 2019

59mins

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Rank #6: Project Censored - 10.08.19

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Peter Phillips returns to the Project Censored Show, this time as a guest, to discuss his new book,
"Giants: The Global Power Elite." The product of years of research, "Giants" identifies the members of
the 'transnational corporate class:' the institutions and individuals that control trillions of dollars
of the world's wealth, and wield the political power that these riches confer.
Notes:

This program is a rebroadcast of a Project Censored Show previously aired.
Peter Phillips is Professor of Sociology at Sonoma State University in California.
He's also the retired director of Project Censored, and co-founder of the Project Censored radio show.
"Giants" is his 18th book, and is published by Seven Stories Press.
Web sites mentioned on this week's program:www.projectcensored.orgwww.sevenstoriespress.com

Oct 08 2019

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Rank #7: Project Censored - Carol Anderson is Professor of African-American Studies at Emory University

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Peter and Mickey spend the hour in conversation with Carol Anderson. 
Her book, "White Rage," chronicles the history of white resistance and obstruction

to African-American equality, from the Reconstruction period to modern times.
Notes:
Carol Anderson is Professor of African-American Studies at Emory University in Atlanta. 
Her previous works include "Eyes Off the Prize" and "Bourgeois Radicals."

Aug 06 2019

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Rank #8: Project Censored - 10.01.19

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Project Censored's co-director Andy Lee Roth is Mickey's guest, and their topic is the new edition
of Project Censored's annual book, "Censored 2020: Through the Looking Glass"  The annual
Censored books are best know for their lists of "top 25 censored stories," but include many
other features as well.

Oct 02 2019

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Rank #9: Project Censored - 08.20.19

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This week's guests are two investigative reporters:First, Will Carruthers explores the surprising ties between a utility company lobbyist, 
a charitable foundation and a local newspaper.Then, in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's death, Whitney Webb shares the information she's gathered 
about his connections to politicians, spy agencies in the US and Israel, and organized crime. 

Notes:
Links to the guests' articles:bohemian.com/northbay/juiced/Content?oid=9026523mintpressnews.com/mega-group-maxwells-mossad-spy-story-jeffrey-epstein-scandal/261172
Music-break information:1) "the Power of Gold" by Dan Fogelberg & Tim Weisberg2) "Lucifer" by the Alan Parsons Project3) "For Whom the Bell Tolls" by Metallica

Aug 20 2019

56mins

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Project Censored - 01.15.20

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Kevin Gosztola and Ted Rall make return visits to the Project Censored
to update listeners on their latest work. Kevin Gosztola, shares the latest news 
about the cases of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange and military whistleblower 
Chelsea Manning.
In the second half of the program, journalist Ted Rall explains his legal battle 
with his former employer the Los Angeles Times, a case that has gone to
the California Supreme Court. He also analyzes corporate-media coverage
of the Democratic Party presidential contenders. 
Both guests also comment on the U.S. assassination of Iranian leader 
Qassem Soleimani. 
Notes:
Kevin Gosztola is managing editor of shadowproof.com
Ted Rall is an author and political cartoonist.
Links to the guests' web sites:www.shadowproof.comwww.rall.com

Jan 15 2020

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Project Censored - 12.10.19

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As the world faces unprecedented challenges like global warming, what role are media and journalism playing?
Kenn Burrows and Amber Yang say that social media and conventional journalism foster a sense of isolation and powerlessness
that undermines peoples' ability to take action. But they suggest an innovative new approach to journalism --
"constructive journalism" -- can be a valuable tool for reviving community and cooperation. 
Notes:
Kenn Burrows is founder and director of the Holistic Health Center at San Francisco State University.
Amber Yang is a SFSU graduate in psychology, and a frequent contributor to Project Censored.
 
Music-break information:
1) "Blasting Cap" by Preston Reed
2) "Let's Work Together" by Canned Heat
3) "Room to Move" by John Mayall

Dec 10 2019

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Project Censored - 12.03.19

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On this week's program, Mickey Huff and his guests examine how Facebook, Twitter and Google are working to hide,
"deplatform" or otherwise undermine news and opinions critical of US government policies, and thus reestablish 
the dominance of establishment-friendly corporate media.
Emil Marmot is a doctoral student at the University of Toronto, and the co-author of a chapter in Censored 2020. 
Mnar Muhawish is the founder and editor-in-chief at Mint Press News (www.mintpressnews.com). 
Notes:
Music-break information:
1) "Mann's Fate" by Hot Tuna
2) "Lucifer" by the Alan Parsons Project
3) "Monster" by Zero One

Dec 03 2019

58mins

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Project Censored - 11.19.19

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On this week's show, we hear a talk given by Mickey Huff and Nolan Higdon.
They spoke about their new book, "United States of Distraction," a look at 
the five decades of corrosive political and media changes which made it possible
for a candidate like Donald Trump to capture the presidency. They spoke at
the Hillside Club in Berkeley, California on October 22, in a benefit for KPFA-FM.
Notes:
Music-break information:
1) "the Resistance" by 2 Cellos
2) "Ride Across the River" by Dire Straits
3) "Polygon Dust" by Porter Robinson
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff 
Producers: Anthony Fest and Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Nov 19 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - 11.12.19

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Rolling Stone writer Matt Taibbi is the first guest on this week's show;
his new book, "Hate, Inc." explains how today's corporate media,
especially television, profits by pitting Americans against one another.
 
Then independent journalist Abby Martin returns to the program;
on this segment, she describes the making of her new documentary
Gaza Fights For Freedom, and the distortions and omission in US
media coverage of Palestine.
Notes:
Matt Taibbi's previous books include "Insane Clown President" and "Griftopia."
 
Abby Martin's work can be found at www.theempirefiles.tv  
Music-break information:
1) "Selling the News" by Switchfoot
2) "November" by Dominic Miller
3) "Palestine Will Be Free" by Maher Zain

Nov 12 2019

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Project Censored - 11.05.19

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Facebook recently announced, "Facebook News," a partnership between the social-media giant 
and established corporate-media outlets, including the New York Times. Does this arrangement 
suggest an enhanced effort to keep independent journalism and nonconforming opinions out of social media?
Notes:
Andy Lee Roth is co-editor (with Mickey) of Project Censored's annual "Censored" books. 
He also oversees the 'validated independent news' program, collecting hundreds of stories from which the "Top 25" are selected.Music-break information:1) "Simplexity" by Zero One2) "Ride Across the River" by Dire Straits3) "Blasting Cap" by Preston Reed
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff 
Producers: Anthony Fest and Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Nov 05 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - 10.22.19

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What will be the consequences of a capitalist crisis of overproduction in the 21st century, 
when nations and political institutions are dominated by a single transnational capitalist class? 
Sociologists Peter Phillips and William I. Robinson explore these questions and more on this week's show. 
Notes:
 
Peter Phillips teaches Sociology at Sonoma State University; his latest book is "Giants: the Global Power Elite." 
William Robinson teaches Sociology at the University of California at Santa Barbara; his latest book is 
"Into the Tempest: Essays on the New Global Capitalism."
Music-break information:1) "Let's Work Together" by Canned Heat2) "Fortunate Son" by Creedence Clearwater Revival3) "Power to the People" by John Lennon

Oct 22 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - 10.15.19

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This week, we present a speech delivered by Mickey Huff at Southern Oregon University (Ashland, Oregon) 
in April 2019, titled "Resist the Media."   Mickey Huff is the host of the Project Censored Show, the director 
of Project Censored, and Professor of History at Diablo Valley College in northern California.
Notes:
Music-break information:"Polygon Dust" by Porter Robinson 
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Oct 15 2019

58mins

Play

Project Censored - 10.08.19

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Peter Phillips returns to the Project Censored Show, this time as a guest, to discuss his new book,
"Giants: The Global Power Elite." The product of years of research, "Giants" identifies the members of
the 'transnational corporate class:' the institutions and individuals that control trillions of dollars
of the world's wealth, and wield the political power that these riches confer.
Notes:

This program is a rebroadcast of a Project Censored Show previously aired.
Peter Phillips is Professor of Sociology at Sonoma State University in California.
He's also the retired director of Project Censored, and co-founder of the Project Censored radio show.
"Giants" is his 18th book, and is published by Seven Stories Press.
Web sites mentioned on this week's program:www.projectcensored.orgwww.sevenstoriespress.com

Oct 08 2019

57mins

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Project Censored - 10.01.19

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Project Censored's co-director Andy Lee Roth is Mickey's guest, and their topic is the new edition
of Project Censored's annual book, "Censored 2020: Through the Looking Glass"  The annual
Censored books are best know for their lists of "top 25 censored stories," but include many
other features as well.

Oct 02 2019

56mins

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Project Censored - 09.24.19

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Timed to coincide with the 17th annual Oakland International Film Festival, this week's Project Censored show explores the cultural value of film,
and offers brief descriptions of some of this year's OIFF offerings.  Also on the show, a conversation on the California roots of thrash-metal music, 
with the creator of a new documentary about the genre, a documentary that will be shown at the Festival.
Notes:
Web site mentioned on this week's show:www.oiff.org  Music-break information:1) "Chemi-Kill" by Exodus2) "Bonded by Blood" by Exodus3) "Silent Scream" by Slayer
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Sep 24 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - 09.17.19

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In observance of Banned-Books Week (Sept 22 - 28) Mickey and his guests discuss 
some of the obstacles placed in the way of Americans' freedom to read and learn, notably conservatives' 
efforts to keep unfavored books out of school libraries, or even to cancel authors' speaking engagements.
Notes:
 
For more information, visit   www.bannedbooksweek.org   
Music-break information:
1) "Embryonic Journey" 
2) "Mann's Fate" 
3) "Water Song" 
    all by Hot Tuna
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Sep 17 2019

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Project Censored - 09.10.19

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Authors John Duffy and Ray Nowosielski are the guests for the hour; to speak about their recent book
The Watchdogs Didn't Bark. The product of years of investigation, it begins with the questions: why were
two of the September 11 hijackers, already in the US and on the FBI terrorist watch list, not apprehended 
long before the attacks took place, and why was no one in the US government held accountable? 
The authors find the answers in a complex web of spy agency rivalries and coverups.

Sep 10 2019

58mins

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Project Censored - 09.03.19

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Mickey and Chase spend the hour in conversation with Danny Haiphong, co-author of the new book 
"American Exceptionalism and American Innocence." He explains his assertion that throughout U.S. history, 
"fake news has been the only news disseminated by the rulers of U.S. empire.”

Sep 03 2019

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Project Censored - Overview of The Biases and Dangers of Corporate Media

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This week's program is an overview of the biases and dangers of corporate media. Freelance journalist Chelli Stanley
explains why corporate media is not "mainstream." Then Nolan Higdon returns to the show to discuss the new
book he and Mickey have written, "United States of Distraction: Media Manipulation in Post-Truth America."

Notes:
Links to the guests' publications:www.counterpunch.org/2019/08/02/corporate-media-lets-remember-who-writes-those-storieswww.projectcensored.org/product/signed-pre-sale-united-states-of-distraction-media-manipulation-in-post-truth-america-and-what-we-can-do-about-it
Music-break information:1) "Magnetica" by Quantic2) "Gimme Some Truth" by John Lennon3) "the Resistance" by 2 Cellos

Aug 27 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - 08.20.19

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This week's guests are two investigative reporters:First, Will Carruthers explores the surprising ties between a utility company lobbyist, 
a charitable foundation and a local newspaper.Then, in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's death, Whitney Webb shares the information she's gathered 
about his connections to politicians, spy agencies in the US and Israel, and organized crime. 

Notes:
Links to the guests' articles:bohemian.com/northbay/juiced/Content?oid=9026523mintpressnews.com/mega-group-maxwells-mossad-spy-story-jeffrey-epstein-scandal/261172
Music-break information:1) "the Power of Gold" by Dan Fogelberg & Tim Weisberg2) "Lucifer" by the Alan Parsons Project3) "For Whom the Bell Tolls" by Metallica

Aug 20 2019

56mins

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Project Censored - consumer-rights advocate Ralph Nader

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On this week's program, we hear a speech by the legendary political activist and consumer-rights advocate 
Ralph Nader. Nader outlines some of the most critical problems facing Americans, including exorbitant military spending, 
out-of-control corporations, and thousands of annual deaths in the workplace, or from lack of health care coverage. 
But then he names some individuals who've made a difference in recent U.S. history, explains what students 
can accomplish on campus, and how voters can hold legislators accountable. Nader spoke on March 5, 2018 at 
Sonoma State University in northern California, as part of the campus's annual Social Justice Week Lecture Series.

Aug 13 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - Carol Anderson is Professor of African-American Studies at Emory University

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Peter and Mickey spend the hour in conversation with Carol Anderson. 
Her book, "White Rage," chronicles the history of white resistance and obstruction

to African-American equality, from the Reconstruction period to modern times.
Notes:
Carol Anderson is Professor of African-American Studies at Emory University in Atlanta. 
Her previous works include "Eyes Off the Prize" and "Bourgeois Radicals."

Aug 06 2019

59mins

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Project Censored - Henry Giroux

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Author and public intellectual Henry Giroux returns to the program to discuss his newest book, 
"American Nightmare: Facing the Challenge of Facism." Among his observations, he explains 
why the rise of Donald Trump was not an aberration, but the outcome of forces that have 
been at work for decades.

Jul 23 2019

59mins

Play

Project Censored - 07.17.19

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This week's guest is author and law professor Dan Kovalik; he speaks about US interventions 
around the world, past and present, and the cost Americans pay to maintain the gigantic US military machine. 
Dan Kovalik is a retired labor-union attorney, and now teaches at the University of Pittsburgh Law School.He is also a prolific author, and has recently had four books published on the Skyhorse label, all dealing with 
US interventions around the globe.

Jul 17 2019

58mins

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iTunes Ratings

39 Ratings
Average Ratings
34
3
1
0
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"critical consciousness"

By Sunmamma - Aug 13 2016
Read more
Become critically conscious, as Henry Giroux says in one of the podcasts, and you will have the tools to imagine and shape the future.