Book Discussion on Standing Up to the Madness

Amy Goodman talked about the book she co-wrote, Standing Up to the Madness: Ordinary Heroes in Extraordinary Times (Hyperion; April 8,… read more

Amy Goodman talked about the book she co-wrote, Standing Up to the Madness: Ordinary Heroes in Extraordinary Times (Hyperion; April 8, 2008). She listed the topics of interest on her radio program as global warring, global warming, the economic meltdown, the lack of health care, and immigration. Topics of discussion included the war in Iraq, torture, media, and equal rights. She was interviewed on the C-SPAN Civics Bus and responded to telephone calls. 

This live coverage from the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles began at 1:30 p.m. ET with street scenes and a preview of the day’s coverage. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Standing Up to the Madness

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Apr 25, 2009

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