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Extra! FAIR Newsletter Subscription - MUST LEAVE EMAIL
Extra! FAIR Newsletter Subscription - MUST LEAVE EMAIL
Contribution: $15.00

This is a one-year subscription to the digital edition of Extra!, the 4-page, 10 times a
year newsletter of FAIR. Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting FAIR publishes the
newsletter Extra! and produces the weekly radio program CounterSpin. Our online
articles go out to a network of over 50,000 subscribers. We encourage these
media consumers to become activists that challenge the corporate media.
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Enemies Of Peace, Preventing the Next War in the Middle East Film Screening - Ticket
Enemies Of Peace, Preventing the Next War in the Middle East Film Screening - Ticket
Contribution: $20.00

Enemies of Peace

Preventing the Next War in the Middle East

WBAI Radio 99.5 Presents: a Film Screening and Speaker Panel

Moderated by filmmaker: Roland Marconi

Monday, November 19, 2018 – 7:00 – 10:00 PM

at the COMMONS, 388 Atlantic Ave, BK NY 11217

Your name will be at the door

Enemies of Peace is a documentary film that serves as a warning sign of the
impending threat of escalating war, specifically in the Middle East. Although
the rhetoric about North Korea has dominated media coverage, the danger of war
spreading further across the Middle East region is especially imminent
considering the ongoing conflicts in Syria and Yemen and the recent power-plays
and shifting alliances among Gulf nation leaders. The massive proliferation of
arms sales to several Middle Eastern countries by our government over the past
several years in addition to the increasing number of U.S. Military bases and
direct U.S. military involvement in the region illustrate the deepening
involvement of the U.S in a widening conflict zone.
Sadly, our governmental officials as well as the public are not sufficiently
informed in regards to the dynamics of the conflicts in the region. Enemies of
Peace points a spotlight on the instigators, aggressors and funders of these
catastrophic wars as well as their motives. Featuring some of the best and most
knowledgeable scholars, journalists and activists on the subject, Enemies of
Peace offers insights and solutions not often expressed by the mainstream

Unfortunately, the peace movement in our nation has deteriorated in recent years
and one of the goals of Enemies of Peace is to help empower activists to bring
the principles of peace, justice, cooperation and diplomacy back into politics,
international relations and the collective consciousness.

It is up to an informed populous to become active citizen journalists and spread
awareness of these issues on a grassroots level. With direct action, there is a
chance of putting a stop to the wars that our country is presently involved in
and those that are being planned by the military industrial complex and
individuals who truly are enemies of peace.

It is time to enter a new era of peace and cooperation across the planet if we
as a collective humanity are to survive.

Stephen Kinzer, Author, Journalist, Award Winning Foreign Correspondent

Media Benjamin, Co-Director, Code Pink

Mike Prysner, Iraq War Veteran and Anti-War Activist

James L. Gelvin, Professor of Modern Middle East History, UCLA

Andrew Bacevich, Professor Emeritus of International Relations and History,
Boston University

Abby Martin, Creator, The Empire Files

Gerald Celente, Founder/Director, The Trends Research Institute; Publisher of
The Trends Journal

Max Blumenthal, Author and Journalist, Senior Writer for Alternet and a Fellow
at the Nation Institute

William Hartung, Director of the Arms and Security Project at the Center for
International Policy

Roland Marconi, Producer, Roland Marconi is a digital filmmaker, editor and
DP/cameraman as well as a musician and composer based in the New York area. He
has been producing, directing, shooting and editing videos, photos and music for
over 25 years for diverse media entities including CBS News, Gary Null
Productions, Global Vision Group, INN World Report, World Peace Productions and
We Are the World, winning numerous national and regional video awards.

Elliot Crown, Producer, Elliot Crown is a New York City based writer, performer,
artist and activist. His protest art is frequently published in mainstream and
alternative media, addressing issues such as climate change, social justice,
healthcare and feminism.
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The Myth of Free Will -Book
The Myth of Free Will -Book
Contribution: $25.00

THE MYTH OF FREE WILL expands on the powerful ideas in the first edition by
offering 50 more pages of quotes and short essays on free will. The contents are
divided into six chapters: 1) But It Seems So Real! 2) The Myth & Causality 3)
The Myth & Morality 4) The Myth & the Brain 5) The Myth & Naturalism 6) The Myth
& Me. There is a quiz, eight lessons, illustrations and a glossary. Contributors
include Thomas W. Clark, Daniel Wegner, Steven Pinker, Daniel Dennett, Sam
Harris, Richard Dawkins, Michael Shermer, William B. Provine, Paul Bloom,
Antonio Damasio, Francis Crick, Eric Kandel, Robert Sapolsky, Arnell Dowret,
Read Montague, Lee M. Silver, Matt Ridley, Ginger Campbell, V.S. Ramachandran,
Douglas Hofstadter, Kurt Vonnegut, Tamler Sommers, Mark Twain and Albert
Einstein. Author Susan Blackmore contributes a nice foreword, in which she says
we can live without free will, and do better, personally, morally and
practically. In all, 50 leading thinkers are represented. The book strives to
answer the question, Who is saying we don't have free will and what are their
credentials? It's mostly an anthology, definitely not a philosophy text. It was
written for a mainstream audience, for people who wonder: Do I have free will?
If not, why does it feel like I do? And it was written for people who understand
that free will is a myth (the choir) and want to share this understanding with
friends who might feel disturbed or intimidated by the subject
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Resistencia en Venezuela, Mexico & Latin America- 3 DVD's
Resistencia en Venezuela, Mexico & Latin America- 3 DVD's
Contribution: $25.00

A three DVD set that includes:
  • President Nicolas Maduro's important 2016 11/2 hour May Day speech
  • La Voz Latina's Angie's half hour interview of Mexican Political prisoner Gonzalo Molina from his jail cell
  • and a 45 minute summary of popular struggles in Puerto Rico and other countries.
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Contribution: $25.00

Two vintage Joy of Resistance original productions:

1) Feminist Music Extravaganza/ 50 years of feminist music classics with narrative feminist history

2) The Civil Rights Movement and the Roots of Women's Liberation, 8 interviews with women of SNCC on feminist stirrings in SNCC
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Jimmy Dore Show Online Subscription
Jimmy Dore Show Online Subscription
Contribution: $25.00

This is a one year subscription to the Jimmy Dore Show website,
jimmydorecomedy.com. Donor receives access to unedited Jimmy Dore show
episodes and other exclusive materials including extended segments and
interviews not heard on air.
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Red Diaper Baby Show #3 -CD
Red Diaper Baby Show #3 -CD
Contribution: $25.00

Recording from the Cornelia Street Cafe: The Public Theater's Oskar Eustis,
biographer Patricia Bosworth, and noveist Maggie Paley discuss the effects of
growing up in families whose breadwinners were blacklisted during the Red
Square.. Hosted by Janet Coleman and David Dozer.
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Eco of the Pain of Many -DVD
Eco of the Pain of Many -DVD
Contribution: $25.00

Guatemala: Tens of thousands of people who were killed or kidnapped and still missing since the dictatorship of the 1980s.

Offered by La Voz Latina-
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Perfectly Clear - CD
Perfectly Clear - CD
Contribution: $25.00

Interview with Michelle LeClair on her memoir: "Perfectly Clear". Michelle
LaClair has been a high ranking member of the Church of Scientology. She was
very devoted to it and was a very successful business woman who gave millions to
the Church. Her mother and husband were also members. The church even helped her
with finding clients for her business. But it all came shattering down around
her when she came out as a lesbian and the church persecuted her for it,
attempting to ruin her.

John Riley conducted an interview with her on her memoir, written with the help
of a Pulitzer Prize winning author.
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Hidden History of Guns and the Second Amendment - Book
Hidden History of Guns and the Second Amendment - Book
Contribution: $25.00

Thom Hartmann, the most popular progressive radio host in America and a New York Times bestselling author, looks at the real history of guns in America and what we can do to limit both their lethal impact and the power of the gun lobby.

Taking his typically in-depth, historically informed view, Thom Hartmann examines the brutal role guns have played in American history, from the genocide of the Native Americans to the enforcement of slavery (Slave Patrols are in fact the Second Amendment's “well-regulated militias”) and the racist post–Civil War social order. He shows how the NRA and conservative Supreme Court justices used specious logic to invent a virtually unlimited individual right to own guns, which has enabled the ever-growing number of mass shootings in the United States. But Hartmann also identifies a handful of powerful, commonsense solutions that would break the power of the gun lobby and restore the understanding of the Second Amendment that the Framers of the Constitution intended. This is the kind of brief, brilliant analysis for which Hartmann is justly renowned.
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