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Thursday, July 4 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Edward Said: Culture and Resistance

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Edward W. Said emphasized the importance and centrality of popular resistance in the framework of culture, history, and struggle. His thoughts on the war on terrorism, the invasion of Afghanistan, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, lay out a compelling vision for a secular, democratic future in the Middle East with a promise of reconciliation and peace for both peoples. Both Said and David Barsamian dissect the role of media propaganda and its golden rolodex of pseudo-experts in shaping public opinion.

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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, both with his weekly radio show Alternative Radio—entering its 34th year year—and his books with Noam Chomsky, Eqbal Ahmad, Howard Zinn, Tariq... Read More →

Thursday July 4, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm CDT
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