Censored 2005: The Top 25 Censored Stories

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Seven Stories Press, 2004 - History - 381 pages
Censored 2005 presents the most censored stories of 2003 and 2004. Read all about it: the huge wealth disparity in the U.S and how it threatens our economy, Attorney General Ashcroft's attempts to strike down laws that protect against human rights abuses, how the Bush Administration censors and manipulates scientific research, the conserviative orgaization that has been driving judicial appointments, the secrets of Dick Cheney's Energy Task Force, how taxpayers are supporting private nuclear facilities, how the U. S. military forced Haiti's president Aristide into exile, the new bill that curtails intellectual freedoms, how law enforcement agencies spy on innocent citizens. These stories and many more are covered here.
 

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Contents

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XXXVI
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XXXVII
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XXXVIII
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XXXIX
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XXXIII
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PROJECT CENSORED, founded in 1976 by Carl Jensen at Sonoma State University, has as its principal objective the advocacy for and protection of First Amendment rights, including freedom of information. In 2008, Project Censored received the PEN/Oakland Literary Censorship Award. Most recently, Project Censored received the 2014 Pillar Award in Journalism and New Media, given annually to persons of conscience, conviction, and achievement who stand up for what's right and what's true in the face of corporate and political intimidation. For more information, visit www.projectcensored.org.

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