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David Barsamian

One of America's most tireless and wide-ranging investigative journalists, David Barsamian has altered the independent media landscape. His weekly radio program Alternative Radio is now in its 32nd season. His books with Noam Chomsky, Eqbal Ahmad, Howard Zinn, Tariq Ali, Richard Wolff, Arundhati Roy and Edward Said sell around the world. His new book with Noam Chomsky is Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy. He lectures on world affairs, imperialism, capitalism, propaganda, the media, the economic crisis and global rebellions.

In 2017 the South Asian Network for Secularism and Democracy presented him with their Lifetime Achievement Award. He has collaborated with the world-renowned Kronos Quartet in events in New York, London, Vienna, Boulder and elsewhere. David Barsamian is the winner of the Media Education Award, the ACLU's Upton Sinclair Award for independent journalism, and the Cultural Freedom Fellowship from the Lannan Foundation. The Institute for Alternative Journalism named him one of its Top Ten Media Heroes. 

Programs

Date Recorded     Handle Program Title Audio Sample?    
2012: 07/06 #BARD003 Gunning for Iran  
2013: 03/03 #BARD002 I Have a Drone  
2013: 06/14 #BARD004 Israel, the U.S. & Mideast Policy  
2012: 09/12 #WOLR006 Live From City Lights  
1998: 06/18 #BARD-HIGJ001 Live on Hightower's Chat 'n Chew  
1994: 04/14 #BARD-KNOE-LANS001 Media Treatment of Arabs and Islam  
- #ZINH027-ZINH028-ZINH029-ZINH032-ZINH033-ZINH034-ZINH035 Original Zinn: The Tapes  
1995: 05/24 #BARD001 The Right-Wing Attack on Public Broadcasting  
1969: 12/31 #CULT040 Music, Culture and Religion in Egypt  
2014: 10/08 #BARD005 Barsamian/Kronos Quartet in Concert  
- #CHON231-CHON232 ISIS, the Kurds & Turkey + Decoding U.S. Propaganda  
2016: 09/12 #BARD007 14th Annual State of the World Address  
2017: 03/20 #BARD008 Resistance in the Age of Trump  
2002: 04/12 #CULT074 The Working Class Movie  
2017: 09/11 #BARD009 15th Annual State of the World Address  
- #CULT002 The Basques, Portrait of a People and Culture  
1991: 03/13 #CULT041 Literature From the World of Islam  

Books

Eqbal Ahmad: Confronting Empire book cover How the World Works book cover Howard Zinn: The Future of History book cover Imperial Ambitions: Conversations on the Post 9-11 World book cover Occupy the Economy: Challenging Capitalism book cover Original Zinn: Conversations on History and Politics book cover Power Systems book cover Propaganda and the Public Mind book cover Speaking of Empire and Resistance: Conversations with Tariq Ali book cover Targeting Iran book cover Terrorism: Theirs & Ours book cover The Checkbook and the Cruise Missile book cover The Pen and the Sword: Conversations with Edward Said book cover What We Say Goes: Conversations on U.S. Power in a Changing World book cover Stenographers to Power book cover Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy book cover
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