The Resource Independent media in a time of war, produced by Hudson Mohawk Independent Media Center, (streaming video)

Independent media in a time of war, produced by Hudson Mohawk Independent Media Center, (streaming video)

Label
Independent media in a time of war
Title
Independent media in a time of war
Statement of responsibility
produced by Hudson Mohawk Independent Media Center
Title variation
Democracy now! (Radio program)
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this important, powerful, and timely lecture, Amy Goodman - independent journalist and host of the popular radio show Democracy Now! - speaks about the corporate media's coverage of the 2003 Iraq War. She discusses the way that the U.S. media downplayed civilian causalities and glorified military combat, and she asks her audience to consider the costs of coverage that is both sanitized and sensationalized. At the core of her lecture is a deep commitment to the ethics of journalism - she believes that the role of reporters is to ferret out the facts, to question those in power, and to "go to where the silence is, and say something." Goodman uses the concrete example of the Iraq war to ask her audience to grapple with a larger question - what impact does the commercialization and consolidation of the media industry have on journalism and democracy?
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
MaNoMEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Media Education Foundation in 2003
Intended audience
  • Grade 9+
  • Higher education
PerformerNote
Featuring Amy Goodman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buchen, Charlotte
  • Goodman, Amy
  • High, Kathryn
  • Kay, James
  • Lane, Penny
  • Lynn, Andrew
  • Malouf, Jill
Runtime
29
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Mass media
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Independent media in a time of war, produced by Hudson Mohawk Independent Media Center, (streaming video)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1081553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 35 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • If you can{u2019}t find the material you require in the Kanopy collection, please contact your subject librarian
  • Available for use by up to 3 uses, 4th uses triggers 1 year subscription for unlimited users
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1081553
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Video recording format
other
Label
Independent media in a time of war, produced by Hudson Mohawk Independent Media Center, (streaming video)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1081553
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 35 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • If you can{u2019}t find the material you require in the Kanopy collection, please contact your subject librarian
  • Available for use by up to 3 uses, 4th uses triggers 1 year subscription for unlimited users
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1081553
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Video recording format
other

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