From the Trenches Radio for October: NEIU's Capeheart's legal win, McChesney on Dollarocracy
From The Trenches is the monthly radio program of the Chicago Independent Media Center.
ON THE SHOW IN OCTOBER 2013:
* NEIU PROFESSOR'S LEGAL WIN PRESERVES ILLINOIS CITIZENS' RIGHTS LAW
In a victory for free speech, activism, and education rights, an Illinois appellate court supported the free speech rights of a Chicago professor after her university tried to slander her using an Illinois law intended to shield citizens from powerful interests We'll speak with Loretta Capeheart, the professor at the center of the case.
* INTERVIEW ON "DOLLAROCRACY: HOW THE MONEY AND MEDIA ELECTION COMPLEX IS DESTROYING AMERICA"
An acclaimed book on the media, money, and American elections -- entitled "Dollarocracy" -- has hit the shelves. We'll speak with Robert McChesney, one of the book's co-authors.
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