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"Were it not for films like Shadows of Liberty, the public would be oblivious to who actually controls the mass media...An impressive cast of media analysts and activists illuminate the dangers of media monopolies and their impact on the press...Highly recommended for all libraries, Shadows of Liberty is thought-provoking resource for business, journalism, and social science courses."
if (document.all) { Reduced rates for activist and grassroots groups. var w=window.open(zLink.href,'','width='+maxW+',height='+maxH+',left='+adjX+',top='+adjY+',scrollbars=0,resizable'); Highly recommended for all libraries, Shadows of Liberty is thought-provoking resource for business, journalism, and social science courses. alert (message); var bNS = navigator.appName=="Netscape" Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. Monica Klonowski, Teaching Sociology Some features of WorldCat will not be available. s += 1; Shadows of liberty (Motion picture) Your news for sale: Responsibility: DocFactory presents a film by Jean-Philippe Tremblay ; directed, produced, and written by Jean-Philippe Tremblay ; co-writer, co-producer, Dan Cantagallo. } else Lying leftists pretending that the mainstream media is against them when we all know the reporters are just Democratic operatives with a byline. Geoffrey R. Stone, Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor of Law, University of Chicago, Author, Speaking Out! Screened at numerous film festivals around the world, Shadows of Liberty was a 2013 nominee for “Most Valuable Documentary of the Year” by the Cinema for Peace Foundation. Featuring the voices of our most wise and compelling media analysts, the film is a clarion call for media reform to create a media system that promotes citizenship and substantive journalism rather than corporate profits and infotainment." } zStep=0; "The timing couldn't be better for a theatrical documentary about a corporate media monopoly in American journalism." DocFactory presents a film by Jean-Philippe Tremblay ; directed, produced, and written by Jean-Philippe Tremblay ; co-writer, co-producer, Dan Cantagallo. YOUR NEWS FOR SALE 'Any dictator would admire the uniformity and obedience of the U.S. media' NOAM CHOMSKY Internationally Acclaimed Documentary uncovering the truth about corporate owned media A DOCUMENTARY FEATURE BY DOCFACTORY & JEAN-PHILIPPE TREMBLAY SHADOWS Of LIBERTY JULIAN ASSANGE. adjX=toX+evt.screenX-fromX;