Daily Archives: July 30, 2005

Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman to Speak in Birmingham

Amy Goodman, the best selling advocate of a free press and an independent media, will speak in Birmingham Saturday, September 17, at 7 p.m. in the Hill University Center Alumni Auditorium. The distinguished journalist is co-author of the best selling book, The Exception to the Rulers: Exposing Oily Politicians, War Profiteers and the Media That…

NYTimes Columnist Friedman Calls for Blacklist

Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting has issued an Action Alert against New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman for his July 22 column: “Giving the Hatemongers No Place to Hide.” Friedman says the federal government, in the form of the State Department, should “produce a quarterly War of Ideas Report,” to “focus on those religious leaders…