Beyond Murdoch: The crimes of corporate media & creating the alternatives

For those of you in NSW or able to get there we think the below will be of interest

-WACA-

The corporate media is in damage control over the revelations that the Murdoch empire hacked the phones of murder victims and the war dead, bribed police, and had seamless access to the highest levels of government.

While the spindoctors try to limit the fallout to ‘bad apples’, how can we bring the whole monopoly media to account and the the corporate system behind it? In the age of Wikileaks, how can we create the progressive, people-powered alternatives so desperately needed?

Time:  Thursday, August 4 · 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Location: Resistance Centre – Greenleft Weekly

22 Mountain Street, Ultimo, New South Wales

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Speakers: Antony Loewenstein (Independent journalist & author); Wendy Bacon (Jouranlism professor at Centre for Independent Journalism); Stuart Munckton (Green left Weekly co-editor).

Dinner from 6pm, forum from 6:30pm

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