Articles tagged danny schechter

Plunder: A Lot of People Acting Badly—Rather Like This Documentary

Danny Schechter doesn’t seem to recognize that he’s pretty late to the whistle blower party here -- but that’s not the main problem.

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16 Aug 2007 // 10:59 PM

In Debt We Trust

This film is worth the cost (you can charge it on Amazon.com), as it will get you thinking about your personal budget – and you should be thinking about your personal budget.

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20 Jul 2007 // 5:37 AM

Consumers owe debt of thanks to films

Though I’m not used to thinking of the Federal Reserve in a DVD context, this week seems especially apt. The Fed just reported that

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News Dissector: Passions, Pieces and Polemics 1960-2000 by Danny Schechter

Superficial sound bite journalism doesn't really inform us.

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Falun Gong’s Challenge to China: Spiritual Practice or “Evil Cult”? by Danny Schechter

It's almost unbelievable, the scope of these abuses, and the sheer insanity of the accusations being made -- how on earth could a seventy-year-old grandmother, a former school principal and lifetime Communist Party member, be considered a 'dangerous revolutionary?'"

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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