Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 352 Pages, 5.12 × 7.87 × 0.79 in
Published: September 4, 2007
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1401309143
ISBN - 13: 9781401309145
From the Publisher
Torture. Kidnapping. Bogus wars. Illegal wiretapping. Propaganda. Spies in the newsrooms. Oil profiteers. Soldiers who won''t fight. Mothers of fallen soldiers Who will.In Static, the bestselling brother-sister team of Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now!, and investigative journalist David Goodman takes on government liars, corporate profiteers, and the media that have acted as their cheerleaders. The authors cut through the official static to show the truth about war, torture, and government control of the media. Static breaks the sound barrier to present the voices of dissidents, activists, and others who are often frozen out of official debate.Read Static. Become informed. Fight back. Defend democracy.
About the Author
Amy Goodman is an internationally acclaimed
journalist. She has won many of the most prestigious awards in
journalism, including the George Polk Award, the Alfred I
duPont-Columbia University Award, and the Robert F. Kennedy Prize
for International Reporting. Democracy Now! airs on more than 200
radio and TV stations around the world. David Goodman is an
award-winning independent journalist whose articles have appeared
in The Washington Post, Mother Jones, Outside, The Nation, and
numerous other publications. He is the author most recently of the
critically acclaimed Fault
Lines: Journeys into the New South Africa. He lives with his
wife and two children in Vermont.
"Amy Goodman has taken investigative journalism to new heights of exciting, informative, and probing analysis."