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Kill the Messenger
The Media's Role in the Fate of the World
Written by Maria Armoudian
Foreword by Tom Hayden


Format: eBook0
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $11.99

This wide-ranging, insightful book will make readers keenly aware of the media’s power, while underscoring the role that we all play in fostering a media climate that cultivates a greater sense of humanity, cooperation, and fulfillment of human potential.

What role do the media have in creating the conditions for atrocities... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Manufacturing Consent
Manufacturing Consent
Written by Edward S. Herman and Noam Chomsky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801623
Our Price: $14.99
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Manufacturing Consent
The Political Economy of the Mass Media
Written by Edward S. Herman and Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $14.99

An intellectual dissection of the modern media to show how an underlying economics of publishing warps the news.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Kill the Messenger
Kill the Messenger
Written by Maria Armoudian, Foreword by Tom Hayden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616143879
Our Price: $25.00
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Kill the Messenger
The Media's Role in the Fate of the World
Written by Maria Armoudian
Foreword by Tom Hayden


Format: Hardcover, 389 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $25.00

This wide-ranging, insightful book will make readers keenly aware of the media’s power, while underscoring the role that we all play in fostering a media climate that cultivates a greater sense of humanity, cooperation, and fulfillment of human potential.

What role do the media have in creating the conditions for atrocities... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Pornland
Pornland
Written by Gail Dines
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001547
Our Price: $16.00
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Pornland
How Porn Has Hijacked Our Sexuality
Written by Gail Dines


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $16.00

Astonishingly, the average age of first viewing porn is now 11.5 years for boys, and with the advent of the Internet, it’s no surprise that young people are consuming more porn than ever. And, as Gail Dines shows, today’s porn is strikingly different from yesterday’s Playboy. As porn culture has become... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Killing Game
The Killing Game
Written by Gary Webb, Afterword by Robert Parry, Edited by Eric Webb, Foreword by Tom Loftus
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229323
Our Price: $19.95
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The Killing Game
Selected Writings by the author of Dark Alliance
Written by Gary Webb
Afterword by Robert Parry
Edited by Eric Webb
Foreword by Tom Loftus


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2011
Price: $19.95

Gary Webb had an inborn journalistic tendency to track down corruption and expose it. For over thirty-four years, he wrote stories about corruption from county, state, and federal levels. He had an almost magnetic effect to these kinds of stories, and it was almost as if the stories found him. It... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Censored 2000
The Year's Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Mumia Abu-Jamal


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2003
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Robert W. McChesney


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2005
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Greg Palast


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2006
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Norman Solomon


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2007
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Robert Jensen


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2008
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2006-07
Edited by Peter Phillips, Andrew Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by John Jonik
Introduction by Dennis Loo


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2009
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2007-08
Edited by Peter Phillips, Andrew Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Introduction by Cynthia McKinney


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2010
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2008-09
Edited by Peter Phillips, Mickey Huff and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Introduction by Dahr Jamail


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2011
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2009-10
Edited by Mickey Huff, Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Introduction by Kristina Borjesson


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Corporate Media and the Threat to Democracy

Written by Robert W. McChesney


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

"In this passionate and strikingly lucid essay, Robert McChesney makes clear why all of us should be alarmed about the effects of media mergers on the future of American democracy. This is a must reading for anyone who wants to get a quick understanding of this troubling trend."—Susan J. Douglas, author... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Future of Media
Resistance and Reform in the 21st Century
Edited by Robert McChesney, Russell Newman and Ben Scott
Foreword by Bill Moyers


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

Co-edited by acclaimed media scholar Robert W. McChesney, the book features chapters by Bill Moyers, FCC Commissioner Michael Copps, Rep. Bernie Sanders, and Newspaper Guild president Linda Foley, among many others. With the American political landscape dominated by the influence of big business, the timing of The Future of Media could... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Information War
American Propaganda, Free Speech and Opinion Control Since 9-11
Written by Nancy Snow
Foreword by Greg Palast


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In Information War, former United States Information Agency employee Nancy Snow describes how U.S. propaganda efforts and covert operations are expanding more rapidly today than at any other time in U.S. history, as the Bush administration attempts to increase U.S. dominance by curbing dissent and controlling opinion. Snow lays out the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Killing Game

Written by Gary Webb


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Gary Webb had an inborn journalistic tendency to track down corruption and expose it. For over thirty-four years, he wrote stories about corruption from county, state, and federal levels. He had an almost magnetic effect to these kinds of stories, and it was almost as if the stories found him. It... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Media Control
The Spectacular Achievements of Propaganda
Written by Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

Noam Chomsky’s backpocket classic on wartime propaganda and opinion control begins by asserting two models of democracy—one in which the public actively participates, and one in which the public is manipulated and controlled. According to Chomsky, "propaganda is to democracy as the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state," and the mass... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD and a trade paperback.
Microradio & Democracy
(Low) Power to the People
Written by Greg Ruggiero
Foreword by Robert W. McChesney


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $5.95

Microradio and Democracy discusses the role of citizen access to communications in a democratic society, and how diversity, localism, and core political speech are undermined by corporate control of the public airwaves. Ruggiero examines the emergence of microradio activism in recent court cases, and the links between the microradio struggle and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
No Debate
How the Republican and Democratic Parties Secretly Control the Presidential Debates
Written by George Farah


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Broadcast to tens of millions of Americans, the presidential debates are the Super Bowl of politics. A good performance before the cameras can vault a contender to the front of the pack, while a gaffe spells national embarrassment and can savage a candidacy. The slim margin for error has led the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Oh Really? Factor
Unspinning Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly
Written by Peter Hart and Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting
Foreword by Robert McChesney


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.95

Since emerging from tabloid-television infamy as the former host of Inside Edition, Bill O’Reilly has taken his brand of provocative rhetoric to the next level: from shock-TV to the No Spin Zone. Despite his outspoken support for Bush’s tax cuts and a war with Iraq, and his attacks on everything from... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Our Media, Not Theirs
The Democratic Struggle against Corporate Media
Written by Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols
Foreword by Noam Chomsky, Barbara Ehrenreich and Ralph Nader


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

Our Media, Not Theirs! The Democratic Struggle Against Corporate Media examines how the current media system in the United States undermines democracy, and what we can do to change it. McChesney and Nichols begin by detailing how the media system has come to be dominated by a handful of transnational conglomerates... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Project Censored Guide to Independent Media and Activism

Edited by Peter Phillips


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $10.95

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... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Propaganda, Inc.
Selling America's Culture to the World
Written by Nancy Snow
Foreword by Herbert I. Schiller
Introduction by Michael Parenti


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

An eye-opening overview of American cultural policy fully updated through the end of the Bush presidency, Propaganda, Inc. reveals how the United States Information Agency became a bureaucracy deeply distrustful of dissent, and one-way in its promotion of American corporate interests overseas.
Nancy Snow spent two years inside the Agency, and here... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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