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Where Is the Democratic Alternative to Forever War?

Where Is the Democratic Alternative to Forever War?

Truthdig There sure are lots to choose from. By now, more than 20 candidates have announced a run for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. And with national security adviser John “Regime Change” Bolton, along with the others in the four Bs cabal—Benjamin ...

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From American propaganda to Venezuelan unrest

From American propaganda to Venezuelan unrest

The American military has its fair share of detractors, both at home and abroad. And while there are many issues mainland Americans have with the military, that irritation becomes even greater when you go abroad, especially when military bases are concerned. This is...

From protesting Uber to reporting on Venezuela

From protesting Uber to reporting on Venezuela

American society is rife with conspiracies, ranging from the mundane and harmless, to the outlandish and hurtful. They are more popular today for the fervor they inspire in many to hate minority groups like Jews and Muslims. This is where Anna Merlan’s book,...

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Activist and Journalist: Are they one and the same?

Activist and Journalist: Are they one and the same?

By Ben Kaplan - Ithaca College (Journalism, '19) Journalism is a unique profession in that there is no set job description. We are learners and teachers at the same time. We dictate the news and we respond to it. We are tools of communication and of change. It is near...

The 2019 Izzy Award happening April 15

The 2019 Izzy Award happening April 15

Izzy Award to Be Shared By Earth Island Journal and Journalists Laura Flanders, Dave Lindorff and Aaron Maté BY DAVE MALEY, APRIL 3, 2019 Award Ceremony will be held on April 15.   The Park Center for Independent Media (PCIM) at Ithaca College has announced...

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The 2019 Izzy Award happening April 15

The 2019 Izzy Award happening April 15

Izzy Award to Be Shared By Earth Island Journal and Journalists Laura Flanders, Dave Lindorff and Aaron Maté BY DAVE MALEY, APRIL 3, 2019 Award Ceremony will be held on April 15.   The Park Center for Independent Media (PCIM) at Ithaca College has announced...

Making Sense of the Elections Forum

Making Sense of the Elections Forum

In an interactive public forum moderated by Park Center for Independent Media director Raza Rumi, IC Faculty members interpreted the election results highlighting the key issues that were raised during the political campaigns. The forum addressed key questions -- what...

Speaker Series: Brandon Smith

Speaker Series: Brandon Smith

Brandon Smith, October 2018 Independent journalist Brandon Smith gave a public lecture, " What the traditional Chicago media missed in the Laquan McDonald case". Brandon Smith spoke on the power of independent journalism in exposing police brutality and racial...