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ITHACA, NY—Ecologist and environmental activist Sandra Steingraber will discuss her experience of having been jailed for taking part in an anti-fracking protest in a talk at Ithaca College on Monday, May 6. Titled “The Scientist in Cell Block D,” her presentation will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Textor 101. It is free and open to the public.

Steingraber is a...

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 ITHACA, NY — Nominations for the Izzy Award for calendar year 2012 are officially open. The annual honor for outstanding achievement in independent media — named after legendary journalist I. F. “Izzy” Stone — is a project of the Park Center for Independent...

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ITHACA, NY — Award-winning journalist Juan González will discuss “The Epic Story of Race & the U.S. Media” at Ithaca College on Wednesday, Oct. 3. Free and open to the public, his 7:30 p.m. presentation in Emerson Suites is sponsored by the Park Center for...

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As the Occupy Wall Street movement appears to be gaining steam across the country, a media expert notes that it was independent media outlets that drove the coverage of the protests until the major networks and newspapers finally took notice.

“In the first days of the Occupy Wall Street movement, mainstream media coverage was frequently denigrating, if there was any coverage at...

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 ITHACA, NY — Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and author Susan Faludi — whose most recent book exposed media fantasy and fear in the wake of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks — will present “9/11: Myth, Media and Gender” at Ithaca College on Monday, Sept. 19. Scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites,...

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