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Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn was a keen observer of the U.S. scene and was in the front rank of media critics. He was a columnist for The Nation for many years. He wrote Corruptions of Empire, The Fate of the Forest, co-authored with Suzanna Hecht, The Golden Age Is In Us, and Whiteout: The CIA, Drugs & the Press. He was the editor of CounterPunch. His erudite and crisp writing was exemplary. Alexander Cockburn passed away in 2012.


Date Recorded     Handle Program Title Audio Sample?    
1987: 10/23 #COCA001 Beat the Devil  
1998: 09/30 #COCA012 CIA, Drugs & the Media  
1989: 03/07 #COCA005 Editing Reality  
1988: 01/30 #COCA002 Editing the World  
1991: 04/20 #COCA008 New World Disorder  
1989: 12/07 #COCA007 Rain Forest Politics  
1989: 12/06 #COCA006 The Fate of the Amazon Rain Forest  
1991: 06/04 #COCA009 The Gulf War and the Media  
1995: 05/09 #COCA011 The Left Is Alive!  
1987: 09/27 #COCA003 The Mainstream Media: Watchdog or Lapdog?  
1992: 05/20 #COCA010 The Media and the Environment  
1987: 11/17 #COCA004 The Media Manufacturing Consent  


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