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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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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