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Censored 2003
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Robert W. McChesney


Format: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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: eBook
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.
A Short Course in Intellectual Self Defense

Written by Normand Baillargeon
Illustrated by Charb
Translated by Andrea Schmidt


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

What is the relationship between democracy and critical thinking? What must a citizen in a democracy know to make the word democracy meaningful? In A Short Course in Intellectual Self-Defense, historian and educator Normand Baillargeon provides readers with the tools to see through the spin and jargon of everyday politics and... Read more >
Stories that Changed America
Muckrakers of the 20th Century
Written by Carl Jensen
Foreword by Hugh Downs


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

Exuberantly written, highly informative, Jensen's Stories That Changed America examines the work of twenty-one investigative writers, and how their efforts forever changed our country. Here are the pioneering muckrakers, like Upton Sinclair, author of the fact-based novel The Jungle, that inspired Theodore Roosevelt to sign the Pure Food and Drug Act... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Words & Money
Words & Money
Written by Andre Schiffrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844676804
Our Price: $23.95
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Words & Money

Written by Andre Schiffrin


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2010
Price: $23.95

Ten years after the publication of The Business of Books, his groundbreaking critique of conglomeration in the book industry, André Schiffrin turns his attention to the broader crisis in the media. Just as corporatization and the lowest-common-denominator pursuit of the bottom line have had a parlous effect on publishing, media consolidation... Read more >
My Pilgrim's Progress
My Pilgrim's Progress
Written by George W.S. Trow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307766984
Our Price: $13.99
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My Pilgrim's Progress
Media Studies, 1950-1998
Written by George W.S. Trow


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2010
Price: $13.99

In My Pilgrim's Progress, George W. S. Trow gives us a brilliantly original and provocative look at what's happened to America in our time -- a guided tour of the media, the politics, and the personalities of the last half-century by one of our most persuasive social critics.

This new book... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2011
Censored 2011
Edited by Mickey Huff, Peter Phillips and Project Censored, Illustrated by Khalil Bendib, Introduction by Kristina Borjesson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229200
Our Price: $19.95
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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: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
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 an eBook.
The Young and the Digital
The Young and the Digital
Written by S. Craig Watkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807006160
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The Young and the Digital
What the Migration to Social Network Sites, Games, and Anytime, Anywhere Media M eans for Our Future
Written by S. Craig Watkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $18.00

In The Young and the Digital, S. Craig Watkins skillfully draws from more than 500 surveys and 350 in-depth interviews with young people, parents, and educators to understand how a digital lifestyle is affecting the ways youth learn, play, bond, and communicate. Timely and deeply relevant, the book covers the influence...

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