NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
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1.99
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Session 7: Sunday, June 3rd: 2:00 - 3:50pm
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As a tribute to Robert Parry, the late founder and editor of Consortium News, this panel will explore the decline of the type of principled and non-partisan journalism that Robert Parry championed. Speakers will discuss the damaging effect on democracy from careerism, lack of skepticism and the militarism of the established, corporate media.

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Ray McGovern works with Tell the Word, the publishing arm of the ecumenical Church of the Saviour in inner-city Washington. In the Sixties he served as an infantry/intelligence officer and then became a CIA analyst for the next 27 years. He is on the Steering Group of Veteran Intelligence...

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