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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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By FrePhill - Apr 30 2020
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I don’t Toe the Line because there’s too much imperialism regurgitating mainstream media nonsense. Our America media & White House has become maximum Orwellian fascist aka pseudo-republic.

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I love this podcast. They get great guests, very intelligent conversation.

iTunes Ratings

50 Ratings
Average Ratings
43
3
1
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1

Academic Thinkers

By FrePhill - Apr 30 2020
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I don’t Toe the Line because there’s too much imperialism regurgitating mainstream media nonsense. Our America media & White House has become maximum Orwellian fascist aka pseudo-republic.

Thought Provoking

By LaurenRedCD - Mar 21 2020
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I love this podcast. They get great guests, very intelligent conversation.
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Project Censored

Latest release on Jun 30, 2020

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Rank #1: Project Censored - 04.14.20

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Mickey's guest for the hour is media scholar Steve Macek of North Central College in suburban Chicago.

Macek also compiled Chapter 2 of Censored 2020, "Media Democracy In Action." He summarizes some of
the victories for transparency, press freedom, and worker perspectives that are described in that chapter.
Among the organizations and individuals cited are freelance journalist Kathryn Foxhall, transparency
campaigner Russ Kick, LaborNotes.org and PropagandaCritic.com
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Music-break Information: 
1) "Blasting Cap" by Preston Reed
2) "Beck's Bolero" by Jeff Beck
3) "There Is Power In A Union" by Billy Bragg
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff 
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Apr 14 2020

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Rank #2: Project Censored - 03.18.20

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How does the constant presence of smart phones and other digital devices affect the developing brains of young children? 
Media scholar Mary Rothschild has investigated this question, and offers her surprising conclusions, as well as suggested 
strategies for parents and teachers to manage children's use of these devices.
Mary Rothschild has taught at Fordham and Adelphi Universities, and now offers consultations for parents and educators 
on managing children's media usage. 
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Web site mentioned on this program:www.maryrothschild.com

Mar 18 2020

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Rank #3: Project Censored - 03.24.20

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In the first segment of this week's program, Nolan Higdon and Mickey Huff discuss how the Democratic primaries 
reflect a struggle for control of the party's future.  
Then Emil Marmol returns to the show to present some of his evidence that corporate media (especially cable-news hosts)
 -- instead of providing fair coverage -- have gone to bizarre extremes to try to undermine the Bernie Sanders campaign.
Notes:
Music-break Information: 
1) "Spirits in the Material World" by the Police
2) "Gimme Some Truth" by John Lennon
3) "For What It's Worth" by the Buffalo Springfield

Mar 24 2020

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Rank #4: Project Censored - 01.21.20

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Andy Worthington and Kristina Borjesson make return visits to the Project Censored
to update listeners on their work. Andy Worthington, a long-time campaigner
for the closure of the Guantanamo Bay prison camp, shares what he's learned
about conditions for the men still locked up there.
In the second half of the program, journalist Kristina Borjesson summarizes
the turns her career took when her investigative work went beyond what
her corporate media employers wanted. She also explains her new project,
a podcast by and for whistleblowers. 
Notes:
Journalist Andy Worthington has devoted much of this time to exposing the
illegal nature of Guantanamo Bay. He is the author of The Guantanamo Files,
and producer of Outside the Law
Kristina Borjesson is an award-winning TV producer, writer and editor;
she has covered stories from the destruction of TWA Flight 800 to 
the September 11 attacks, and many others.Her books include Into the Buzzsaw 
and Feet to the Fire. 
Links to the guests' web sites:
www.andyworthington.co.ukwww.thewhistleblowernewsroom.podbean.comwww.flight800doc.com  
 
Music-break information:1) "Lucifer" by the Alan Parsons Project2) "Gimme Some Truth" by John Lennon3) "Phoenix" by Wishbone Ash
the Project Censored Show:
Host: Mickey Huff 
Producers: Anthony Fest & Dennis Murphy
Archives at 
www.projectcensored.org/category/radio

Jan 21 2020

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Rank #5: Project Censored - 02.11.20

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Mickey's first guest, author Rosa del Duca, recounts her personal journey from teenage National Guard recruit to conscientious objector, 
and the maze that all would-be-COs must navigate.Then Nolan Higdon revisits the show to discuss a new study of corporate-media bias against the Bernie Sanders campaign. 
Notes:
Rosa del Duca is an author and singer-songwriter; her web site is www.rosadelduca.com  
Her book about her National Guard experiences is "Breaking Cadence," from Ooligan Press.
Nolan Higdon teaches history and media studies at Cal State East Bay, and is a frequent guest on the Project Censored Show.
Music-break information:
1) "The Universal Soldier" by Buffy St Marie 
2) "Politician" by Cream 
3) "Selling the News" by Switchfoot

Feb 12 2020

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Rank #6: Project Censored - 04.07.20

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Mickey's guest for the full hour is media scholar Victor Pickard of the University of Pennsylvania.

They discuss Pickard's latest book, "Democracy Without Journalism?"  Pickard describes the dimensions
of recent years' precipitous drop in the employment of reporters, and its likely consequences for society.
He explains the historical roots of this new crisis, and offers remedies that center on building publicly-supported 
journalism institutions that aren't coupled to commercial values.
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Music-break Information: 
1) "Money" by Pink Floyd
2) "Selling the News" by Switchfoot
3) "Pipeline" by the Alan Parsons Project

Apr 07 2020

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Rank #7: Project Censored - 03.31.20

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For the first half of the show, Mickey's guest is comedian Lee Camp, host of "Redacted Tonight" on RT Television, 
and author of the new book, "Bullet Points and Punch Lines."
Then Craig Aaron of FreePress.net returns to the show and explains his proposal that Congress fund a fiscal-stimulus plan 
for US journalism, to begin restoring the nation's depleted corps of local reporters.
Notes:
Web sites mention on this program:www.leecamp.comwww.freepress.net

Music-break Information: 
1) "Blasting Cap" by Preston Reed
2) "Let's Work Together" by Canned Heat
3) "Ride Across the River" by Dire Straits

Mar 31 2020

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