The Project Censored Guide to Independent Media and Activism (Paperback)

By Peter Phillips, Project Censored (Joint Author)
Special Order—Subject to Availability


The independent media are arguably more important than ever today, as corporate media’s line reads increasingly like a government press release rather than a free society’s analysis of the day’s important events. But there’s a lot to sort through: Independent newsmagazines and newspapers, local cable-TV access, and independent and microtransmitted radio are everywhere, offering a vast array of news, opinions, and information. New Indymedia activists alone now have direct links to more than sixty-five grassroots news sites around the world. The challenge we are faced with is two-fold: We must make these news sources widely accessible, but we must also find ways to compile, sort, and collectively release this real news to millions of people—a project that this invaluable guide for diversifying your access to information can make much more achievable.

About the Author

Phillips teaches at California's Sonoma State University, the home of Project Censored.

PROJECT CENSORED, founded in 1976 by Carl Jensen, has as its principal objective the advocacy for and protection of First Amendment rights and the freedom of information in the United States.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781583224687
ISBN-10: 1583224688
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
Publication Date: August 5th, 2003
Pages: 208
Language: English