Thursday, August 21, 2014

Harold and Maude (USA: Hal Ashby, 1971)



Harold and Maude (USA: Hal Ashby, 1971: 91 mins)

Pickles, Vivian. "Being in Harold and Maude." Current (June 20, 2012)

Seitz, Matt Zoller. "Harold and Maude: Life and How To Live It." Current (June 12, 2012)

Susman, Gary. "25 Things You Didn't Know About Harold and Maude." MovieFone (December 20, 2011)

Tsui, Curtis. "10 Things I Learned: Harold and Maude." The Current (June 25, 2012)

Weschler, Raymond. "Harold and Maude." ESL Notes (2002)

Yapp, Nate. "Harold and Maude." Cinema Blend (No Date)

Fall 2014 ENG 281: 1971-1975 Films

Archives of individual films 1971-1975:

A Clockwork Orange (UK/USA: Stanley Kubrick, 1971: 136 mins)

The Devils (United Kingdom: Ken Russell, 1971: 111 mins)

The Godfather (USA: Francis Ford Coppola, 1972: 175 mins)

The Godfather, Part Two (USA: Francis Ford Coppola, 1974: 200 mins)

The Harder They Come (Jamaica: Perry Henzell, 1972: 120 mins)

Harold and Maude (USA: Hal Ashby, 1971: 91 mins)

Mean Streets (USA: Martin Scorsese, 1973: 112 mins)

The Night Porter (Italy: Liliana Cavani, 1974: 118 mins)

Sweet Movie (Canada/France/West Germany: Dusan Makavejev, 1974: 98 mins)

W.R.: Mysteries of an Organism (Yugoslavia/West Germany: Dusan Makavejev, 1971: 84 mins)

More Films by Year

1971

The Beguiled (USA: Don Siegel, 1971: 105 mins)

King, Danny. "Clint, Caught in the Act: On The Beguiled, and Don Siegel's Leading Man." Bright Lights Film Journal #82 (November 2013)

Beware of a Holy Whore (West Germany/Italy: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1971: 103 mins)

Hudson, David. "Fassbinder: Romantic Anarchist (Part 1).” Keyframe (May 16, 2014)

Big Jake (USA: George Sherman and John Wayne, 1971: 110 mins)

Freedman, Carl. "Post-Hetrosexuality: John Wayne and the Construction of American Masculinity." Film International 5.1 (2007) [Professor has a copy]

Dirty Harry (USA: Don Siegel, 1971: 102 mins)

Doherty, Thomas. "Portraits of a Serial Killer: A time-honored public enemy, from Dirty Harry to Zodiac." Moving Image Source (June 12, 2008)

Duck, You Sucker aka A Fistful of Dynamite (Italy: Sergio Leone, 1971: 138 mins)

Martin, Adrian. "Euphoria and Liberating Laughter: The Cinema of Sergio Leone." Projectorhead (1997 / revised and updated July 2011)

McGee, Patrick. From Shane to Kill Bill: Rethinking the Western. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007.[Professor has copy]

The French Connection (USA: William Friedkin, 1971: 104 mins)

LoBrutto, Vincent. "New York Filmmaking: The French Connection." Becoming Film Literate: The Art and Craft of Motion Pictures. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2005: 151-157. [BCTC Library: PN1994 L595 2005]

McCabe & Mrs. Miller (USA: Robert Altman, 1971: 120 mins)

McGee, Patrick. From Shane to Kill Bill: Rethinking the Western. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007.[Professor has copy]

The Merchant of Four Seasons (West Germany: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1971: 88 mins)

Hoberman, J. "The Single Antidote to Thoughts of Suicide: Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s American friends." Moving Image Source (June 28, 2012)

Murmur of the Heart (France/Italy/West Germany: Louis Malle, 1971: 118 mins)

Sragow, Michael. "Murmur of the Heart: All in the Family." The Current (March 27, 2006)

1972

The Age of Medici (Italy: Roberto Rossellini, 1972-1973: 255 mins)

Gallagher, Tag. "Eclipse Series 14: Rossellini’s History Films—Renaissance and Enlightenment." Current (December 25, 2008)

Aguirre: The Wrath of God (West Germany: Werner Herzog, 1972: 93 mins)

Brockmann, Stephen. "Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (1972): Film and the Sublime." A Critical History of German Film Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2010: 328-341. [Professor has copy of the book]

Castle, Robert. "Two Cinematic Visions of the Inca Conquest: The Royal Hunt of the Sun and Aguirre: Wrath of God." Bright Lights Film Journal #76 (May 2012)

Behind the Green Door (USA: Artie Mitchell and Jim Mitchell, 1972: 72 mins)

Hudson, David. "Sex in the Movies." Green Cine (2005)

The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (West Germany: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1972: 124 mins)

Hudson, David. "Fassbinder: Romantic Anarchist (Part 1).” Keyframe (May 16, 2014)

Blaise Pascal (Italy: Roberto Rossellini, 1972: 135 mins)

Gallagher, Tag. "Eclipse Series 14: Rossellini’s History Films—Renaissance and Enlightenment." Current (December 25, 2008)

The Candidate (USA: Michael Ritchie, 1972: 110 mins)

McChesney, Robert W. and John Nichols. "The Bull Market: Political Advertising." Monthly Review (April 1, 2012)

Deep Throat (USA: Gerard Damiano, 1972: 61 mins)

Hudson, David. "Sex in the Movies." Green Cine (2005)

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (France: Luis Buñuel, 1972: 102 mins)

Scott, A.O. "Critics' Picks: The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie." The New York Times (April 28, 2009)

The Last House on the Left (USA: Wes Craven, 1972: 84 mins)



Last Tango in Paris (France/Italy: Bernardo Bertolucci, 1972: 136 mins)

Hudson, David. "Sex in the Movies." Green Cine (2005)

Pink Flamingos (USA: John Waters, 1972: 93 mins)

"Divine Trash (John Waters Special)." Naked Lunch #1 (December 7, 2008)

Solaris (Soviet Union: Andrei Tarkovsky, 1972: 165 mins)

Kapterev, Sergei, et al. "Kosmos – Polish and Russian Sci-Fi cinema." Electric Sheep Magazine Podcast (August 4, 2011)

Rosenbaum, Jonathan. "Inner Space: Solaris Chicago Reader (January 12, 1990)

Sun Seekers (East Germany: Konrad Wolf, 1972: 116 mins) [It was banned by the government for 14 years]

Brockmann, Stephen. "Sonnensucher (1958) or Searching for the Socialist Sun." A Critical History of German Film Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2010: 234-245. [Professor has copy of the book]

Super Fly (USA: Gordon Parks Jr., 1972: 93 mins)

Guerrero, Ed. "The Spectacle of Black Violence as Cinema." Cinematic Sociology: Social Life in Film. Los Angeles, CA: Sage, 2013: 89-103. [In BCTC Library PN1995.9 S6 C543 2013]

The Valley (Obscured by Clouds) (France: Barbet Schroeder, 1072: 106 mins)

Bickerton, Emille. "La vallée/The Valley (Obscured by Clouds): extracts from the BFI booklet." Michael Gothard Archive (From Emilie Bickerton's “A Short History of Cahiers de Cinema": 2009)

1973

The Baby (USA: Ted Post, 1973: 84 mins)

McDonagh, Maitland. "Parental Misguidance: Journeyman Ted Post Hit the Dysfuntional-Family Mother Lode with The Baby." Film Comment (November/December 2013) [Professor has a copy]

Badlands (USA: Terrence Malick, 1973: 94 mins)

Bellamy, Jason and Ed Howard. "Conversations: Terrence Malick, Part One. The House Next Door (May 28, 2011)

Merrick, Amy. Living In: Badlands." Design Sponge (May 17, 2011)

O'Connor, Flannery. "A Good Man is Hard to Find." (Short Story: 1953)

Breezy (USA: Clint Eastwood, 1973: 102 mins)

Kuersten, Erich. "An American Rohmer: Clint Eastwood's Breezy." Acidemic #6 (2010)

The Devil in Miss Jones (USA: Gerard Damiano, 1973: 67 mins)

Hudson, David. "Sex in the Movies." Green Cine (2005)

High Plains Drifter (USA: Clint Eastwood, 1973: 105 mins)

McGee, Patrick. From Shane to Kill Bill: Rethinking the Western. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007.[Professor has copy]

The Holy Mountain (Mexico/USA: Alejandro Jodorowsky, 1973: 115 mins)

Dollar, Steve. "Interview of Alejandro Jodorowsky." Green Cine Daily (May 21, 2011)

Rivas, T.J. "Cinematic Responses to Fascism." Film History and Aesthetics Wiki (A Project of Film 110: Introduction to Film History and Aesthetics at Westminster College)

Lady Snowblood (Japan: Toshiya Fujita, 1973: 97 mins)

Kinsella, Sharon. "Men Imagining a Girl Revolution." CMS Colloquium Podcast (December 11, 2006)

The Last Detail (USA: Hal Ashby, 1973: 104 mins)

O'Brien, Adam. "Regional Horizons in The Last Detail." Movie #4 (2013)

The Legend of Paul and Paula (East Germany: Heiner Carow, 1973: 105 mins)

Brockmann, Stephen. "Die Legende von Paul und Paula (1973) or East Germany in the 70s." A Critical History of German Film Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2010: 258-273. [Professor has copy of the book]

The Long Goodbye (USA: Robert Altman, 1973: 112 mins)

Adams, Sam, et al. "The Long Goodbye." Cinephiliacs #38 (May 11, 2014)

Papillon (USA/France: Franklin J. Schaffner, 1973: 151 mins)

Cohen, Andrew. "40 Years Later, the Cruelty of Papillon is a Reality in U.S. Prisons: Two generations after the famous film about solitary confinement first appeared, it's still relevant to the deplorable treatment of inmates in America's prisons today." The Atlantic (December 16, 2013)

Requiem for a Vampire (France: Jean Rollin, 1973: 95 mins)

Spigland, Ethan. "Requiem for a Dreamer: Jean Rollin." Acidemic #6 (2010)

The Wicker Man (UK: Robin Hardy, 1973: 88 mins)

Farrow, Robert. "The Wicker Man: Games of truth, anthropology, and the death of ‘man’." Metaphilm (June 20, 2005)

World on a Wire (Germany: Werner Rainer Fassbinder, 1973: 205 mins)

Celluloid Liberation Front. "World on a Wire: Reality is Colder than Fiction." Senses of Cinema #56 (2010)

1974

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (West Germany: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1974: 93 mins)

Hoberman, J. "The Single Antidote to Thoughts of Suicide: Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s American friends." Moving Image Source (June 28, 2012)

Savage, Julian. "The Conscious Collusion of the Stare: The Viewer Implicated in Fassbinder’s Fear Eats the Soul." Senses of Cinema #51 (2011)

Cartesius (Italy/France: Roberto Rossellini, 1974: 150 mins)

Gallagher, Tag. "Eclipse Series 14: Rossellini’s History Films—Renaissance and Enlightenment." Current (December 25, 2008)

Chinatown (USA: Roman Polanski, 1974: 130 mins)

Merrick, Amy. "Living In: Chinatown." Design Sponge (April 12, 2011)

The Conversation (USA: Francis Ford Coppola, 1974: 113 mins)

MacDowell, James. "John Cazale: Stepped Over." Alternate Takes (June 12, 2012)

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (West Germany: Werner Hauser, 1974: 110 mins)

Wölk, Ekkehard. "In Search of Bruno S.: A Berlin photographer finds, befriends and remembers the uniquely passionate person and puzzle that was Bruno Schleinstein." Keyframe (June 10, 2014)

Hearts and Minds (USA: Peter Davis, 1974: 112 mins)

Davis, Peter. "Hearts and Minds: Vietnam and Memory." Current (June 17, 2014)

Turse, Nick. "Kill Anything That Moves: New Book Exposes Hidden Crimes of the War Kerry, Hagel Fought in Vietnam." Democracy Now (January 15, 2013)

The Parallax View (USA: Alan J. Pakula, 1974: 102 mins)

Kiang, Jessica. "50th Anniversary: 8 JFK Assassination Films That Revisit History." The Playlist (November 20, 2013)

Thoret, Jean-Baptiste. "The Seventies Reloaded: (What does the cinema think about when it dreams of Baudrillard?)." Senses of Cinema #59 (2011)

Phantom of the Paradise (USA: Brian De Palma, 1974: 92 mins)

Leatherwood, Roger. "The Phantom Archivist and The Phantom Archives: The Amateur Online Archive of Brian De Palma's Phantom of the Paradise (1974)." Bright Lights Film Journal #80 (May 2013)

The Swan Archives (Ongoing online archive for materials related to Phantom of the Paradise)

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (USA: Tobe Hooper, 1974: 83 mins)



Williams, Evan Calder. "Sunset with Chainsaw: A New Way of Reading Horror Film Politically." Film Quarterly 64.4 (Summer 2011): 28-33. [I have a copy for students]

A Woman Under the Influence (USA: John Cassavettes, 1974: 155 mins)

LoBrutto, Vincent. "Independent Filmmaking: A Woman Under the Influence." Becoming Film Literate: The Art and Craft of Motion Pictures. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2005: 333-340. [BCTC Library: PN1994 L595 2005]

The Yakuza (USA/Japan: Sydney Pollack, 1974: 123 mins)

Adelstein, Jake. "The Hardest Men In Town: Yakuza Chronicles of Sin, Sex and Violence (Japan Society Yakuza Film Festival Day One): The Yakuza." Japan Subculture Research Center (March 10, 2011)

1975

Black Moon (France: Louis Malle, 1975: 100 mins)

Vincendeau, Ginette. "Black Moon: Louis in Wonderland." Criterion (June 28, 2011)

Dersu Uzala (Soviet Union/Japan: Akira Kurosawa, 1975: 144 mins)

Hogg, Trevor. "Epic Dreamer: An Akira Kurosawa Profile." Flickering Myth (March 24, 2010)

Dog Day Afternoon (USA: Sidney Lumet, 1975: 125 mins)

MacDowell, James. "John Cazale: Stepped Over." Alternate Takes (June 12, 2012)

Escape to Witch Mountain (USA: John Hough, 1975: 97 mins)

Fitch, Alex and Lily Savy-Gorman. "John Hough on Escape Mountain." Reality Check (September 12, 2011)

Fox and His Friends (West Germany: Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1975: 123 mins)

Browne, Colin. Fox and His Friends Senses of Cinema #59 (2011)

Hoberman, J. "The Single Antidote to Thoughts of Suicide: Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s American friends." Moving Image Source (June 28, 2012)

Jaws (USA: Steven Spielberg, 1975: 124 mins)

Benedict, Steven. "The Techniques and Themes of Steven Spielberg." Vimeo (August 8, 2012)

Tracy, Andrew. "Depth Perception." Reverse Shot #31 (2012)

The Mirror (Soviet Union: Andrei Tarkovsky, 1975: 108 mins)

Petty, Tyler. "#11: The Mirror." Arts and Faith Top 100 Films (2011)

Moses und Aron (Austria/France/West Germany/Italy: Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub, 1975: 107 mins)

McNeil, Jeremiah. "Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet - Moses und Aron." The Cinematic Mind of Jeremiah McNeil (June 10, 2014)

Nashville (USA: Robert Altman, 1975: 159 mins)

Brook, David. "Blu Ray Review: Nashville." Row Three (June 5, 2014)

LoBrutto, Vincent. "Multiplot, Multicharacter Narrative: Nashville." Becoming Film Literate: The Art and Craft of Motion Pictures. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2005: 209-214. [BCTC Library: PN1994 L595 2005]

Picnic at Hanging Rock (Australia: Peter Weir, 1975: 115 mins)

Merrick, Amy. "Living In: Picnic at Hanging Rock." Design Sponge (April 2010)

Reznick, Graham. "One Scene: Picnic at Hanging Rock." The Current (August 1, 2011)

Shivers (Canada: David Cronenberg, 1975: 87 mins)



Three Days of the Condor (USA: Sydney Pollack, 1975: 117 mins)

Thoret, Jean-Baptiste. "The Seventies Reloaded: (What does the cinema think about when it dreams of Baudrillard?)." Senses of Cinema #59 (2011)

FYE 105: Course Resources

"Ferguson Protests 2014: Peace and Conflict Studies Archive Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Purdue OWL: Online Writing Lab (How to cite sources)

Resources for August 21, 2014

Minsker, Evan. "Lauryn Hill Releases "Black Rage (Sketch)", Dedicates It to Ferguson." Pitchfork (August 20, 2014)

Pinkerton, Nick. "Play it Again." Artforum (1/3/2014)











Reardon, Kiva. "The ABCs of Trouble Every Day: Sex, Love and Death." Keyframe (August 19, 2014)

Hope, Ted. "32 Qualities Of Better Film." Lets Make Better Films (November 25, 2010)




Gettys, Travis. "Tea Party of Louisiana: Common Core turns kids gay, and this parody website proves it." Raw Story (August 19, 2014)

"Ferguson Protests 2014." Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

"Framing/Discourse: Peace and Conflict Studies archive." Dialogic Cinephilia (August 20, 2014)



Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Framing/Discourse: Ongoing Archive

"10 Things They Won't Tell You About Money in Politics." Open Secrets (2014)

"60 Words." Radiolab (April 18, 2014) ["This hour we pull apart one sentence, written in the hours after September 11th, 2001, that has led to the longest war in U.S. history. We examine how just 60 words of legal language have blurred the line between war and peace. In the hours after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a lawyer sat down in front of a computer and started writing a legal justification for taking action against those responsible. The language that he drafted and that President George W. Bush signed into law - called the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) - has at its heart one single sentence, 60 words long. Over the last decade, those 60 words have become the legal foundation for the "war on terror." In this collaboration with BuzzFeed, reporter Gregory Johnsen tells us the story of how this has come to be one of the most important, confusing, troubling sentences of the past 12 years. We go into the meetings that took place in the chaotic days just after 9/11, speak with Congresswoman Barbara Lee and former Congressman Ron Dellums about the vote on the AUMF. We hear from former White House and State Department lawyers John Bellinger & Harold Koh. We learn how this legal language unleashed Guantanamo, Navy Seal raids and drone strikes. And we speak with journalist Daniel Klaidman, legal expert Benjamin Wittes and Virginia Senator Tim Kaine about how these words came to be interpreted, and what they mean for the future of war and peace."]

Alcaraz, Lalo. "Rachel Maddow Interviews Lalo Alcaraz On His Satirical Movement: Self-Deportation." Huffington Post (February 2, 2012)

Ali, Wajahat, et al. "Fear, Inc.: The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America." Center for American Progress (August 26, 2011)

Alim, H. Samy. "Occupy Language." The Opinionator (December 21, 2011)

Allen, Woody. "Woody Allen Speaks Out." The New York Times (February 9, 2014)

Amato, Peter. All Opinions are Not Equal: Critical Reasoning Theory & Practice. (Drexel University: 2014)

Andrejevic, Mark. "Estrangement 2.0." World Picture #6 (Winter 2011)

Angyal, Chloe. "A Few Words About Reclaiming the Word 'Slut'." Feministing (May 16, 2011)

Apodaca, Greg. "Digital Retouching Portfolio." (Archival Website: No Date)

Aronowitz, Nona Willis. "Half of Americans Getting Government Aid Swear They've Never Used Government Programs." GOOD (July 9, 2011)

Assange, Julian. "WikiLeaks, War and Resisting Government Crackdown." Democracy Now (December 31, 2010)

"Astroturf Politics." SourceWatch (May 2010)

"Authenticity." To the Best of Our Knowledge (June 13, 2010)

Bacevich, Andrew. "Naming Our Nameless War: How Many Years Will It Be?" Common Dreams (May 28, 2013)

Bakhtin, Mikhail. Problems of Dostoevsky’s Poetics. (excerpts from) trans. C. Emerson. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1984.

---. Speech Genres and Other Late Essays. (excerpts from) Trans. V.W. McGee. Austin: U of Texas P, 1986.

Ball, Norman. "The Power of Auteurs and the Last Man Standing: Adam Curtis' Documentary Nightmares." Bright Lights Film Journal #78 (November 2012)

Bamford, James. "The Man Who Sold the War: Meet John Rendon, Bush's general in the propaganda war." Rolling Stone (November 17, 2005)

Barghouti, Omar. Boycott Divestment Sanction Controversy At Brooklyn College" Law and Disorder (February 11, 2013)

Barker, Kim. ""Nonprofits" Tied to Karl Rove, Koch Brothers Spend Millions on Elections and Call it Public Welfare." Democracy Now (August 20, 2012)

Bender, Stephen. "Propaganda, Public Relations, & the Not-So-New Dark Age." LiP(Winter 2006)

Bennett, W. Lance, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston. When the Press Fails: Political Power and the News Media from Iraq to Katrina. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007: 13-28

Benshoff, Henry M. "Brokering Brokeback Mountain — a local reception study." Jump Cut #50 (Spring 2008)

Benton, Michael Dean. "Astroturf and Front Group Research: The Center for Union Facts Dialogic (February 22, 2012)

---. "Astroturf Organizations Spreading Propaganda: Pt. 1 "Don't Make Us Pay" Dialogic (March 3, 2011)

---. "Increase the Minimum Wage." Mayer for Mayor (April 21, 2014)

---. "The Many Headed Hydra." Politics and Culture (2001)

---. Notes/Materials on/for H.L. Goodall's "Voice, Reflexivity, and Character: The Construction of Identities in Texts". from: Goodall, H.L. Writing the New Ethnography. Walnut Creek, CA: Alta Mira Press, 2000: 131-141.

---. "Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Researching the Issues." Dialogic (January 21, 2009)

---. "Theodore W. Allen: The Invention of the White Race, Pts. 1 and 2." Dialogic (Archive and Introduction: May 24, 2006)

Berger, John J. Climate Myths: The Campaign Against Climate Science. Berkeley, CA: Northbrae Books, 2013. [Available in the BCTC Library]

Beyond the Frame: Alternative Perspectives on the War on Terrorism." Media Education Foundation (2004)

Biggers, Jeff. "Arizona’s Ethnic Studies Needs No Defense: It Needs More Defenders." AlterNet (November 17, 2011)

Binney, William and Glenn Greenwald. "'On a Slippery Slope to a Totalitarian State': NSA Whistleblower Rejects Gov’t Defense of Spying." Democracy Now (June 10, 2013)

Bittman, Mark. "That Flawed Stanford Study." Opiniator (October 2, 2012)

Blauvelt, Christian. "Reel Bad Arabs: Aladdin, Al-Qaeda, and Arabs in U.S. film and TV." Jump Cut #50 (Spring 2008)

Borradori, Giovanna. "The Illusion of Negative Freedom." Dialogic (Excerpt from "Terrorism and the Legacy of the Enlightenment: Habermas and Derida." Philosophy in a Time of Terror: Dialogues with Jurgen Habermas and Jacques Derrida. University of Chicago Press, 2003: 1-24.)

Bors, Matt and Angus Johnston. "Three Time Covers from the Last Five Years." Dialogic (May 12, 2013)

Bowker, Geoffrey C. and Susan Leigh Starr. Excerpts from Sorting Things Out: Classification and Its Consequences. Cambridge, MA: The MIT P, 1999.

Brown, Rachel Manija and Sherwood Smith. "Say Yes to Gay YA." Publishers Weekly (September 12, 2011)

"Buying the War." Bill Moyers Journal (2008)

Canning, Doyle and Patrick Reinsborough. "Changing the Story: Story-Based Strategies for Direct Action Design." In the Middle of a Whirlwind (2008)

Carpentier, Megan. "Steubenville and the misplaced sympathy for Jane Doe's rapists: Rape is unique in US society as a crime where the blighted future of the perpetrators counts for more than the victim's." Comment is Free (March 18, 2013)

Chamberlin, Kenneth, Jr., et al. "Killed at Home: White Plains, NY Police Called Out on Medical Alert Shoot Dead Black Veteran, 68." Democracy Now (March 29, 2012)

Chan, Karen B.K. "Should Sex Be Like Jazz." Sociological Images (March 4, 2013)

"Child Cases: Death Investigation in America." Frontline (June 30, 2011)

Chiu, Joanna. "SlutWalk: Does The Media Make the Message?" WIMNs Voices (May 26, 2011)

Chomsky, Noam. "Education for Whom and What?" Z Communications (February 27, 2012)

---. "Everyday Anarchist." Modern Success (April 14, 2013)

---. "What the American Media Won't Tell You About Israel." AlterNet (December 3, 2012)

Cho, Violet. "Thauk gya paw hee thwi deh thwi (Blood’s Oath to Beautiful Flower) — drama of insurgency in a Burmese Pwo Karen Film." Jump Cut #55 (Fall 2013)

Chomsky, Noam and Robert Trivers. "On Deceit." Seed (September 6, 2006)

Chomsky, Noam, et al. "Occupy 2.0 (Peer Produced Politics)." Unwelcome Guests (March 10, 2012)

Christina, Greta. "Wealthy, Handsome, Strong, Packing Endless Hard-Ons: The Impossible Ideals Men Are Expected to Meet." AlterNet (June 20, 2011)

"The Climate of Our Disconnect." Best of the Left (May 13, 2012)

Cohen, Jeff. "If U.S. Mass Media Were State-Controlled, Would They Look Any Different?" Counterpunch (June 27, 2013)

Cohen, Noam and Leslie Kaufman. "Blogger, With Focus on Surveillance, Is at Center of a Debate." The New York Times (This link goes to a Dialogic post on the article that provides context on the framing of the article: June 6, 2013)

Cohen, Stephen F. "Distorting Russia: How the American media misrepresent Putin, Sochi and Ukraine." The Nation (March 3, 2014)

Cole, Juan. "Top Ten Myths about Israeli Attack on Gaza." Informed Comment (November 17, 2012)

"College Guide 2011: A Different Kind of College Ranking." Washington Monthly (September 2011)

Constantino, Bobby. "I Got Myself Arrested So I Could Look Inside the Justice System: A former prosecutor fights the law and lets it win." The Atlantic (December 17, 2013)

Costa, Amanda Lin. "A Story of the Earth Liberation Front: An Interview With Documentarian Marshall Curry." Truthout (July 21, 2011)

Cramer, Mary Lynn. "Bomb Away Over Libya." Countercurrents (March 19, 2011)

Cromwell, David. "Bias Towards Power *Is* Corporate Media ‘Objectivity’: Journalism, Floods And Climate Silence." Media Lens (February 13, 2014)

Cromwell, David and David Edwards. "'Sworn Enemies'? A Response To George Monbiot." Media Lens (November 6, 2012)

D, Davey. "On the 10th Anniversary of the Iraq War We Recall key Anti-War Hip Hop Songs." Davey D's Hip Hop Corner (March 19, 2013)

Daesler, Graham. "Cutter's Way: The Mysterious Art of Film Editing." Bright Lights Film Journals #78 (2012)

Danner, Mark, Stephen Kinzer and Lawrence Wilkerson. "Iraq: What’s Known, What’s Unknown, What We Don’t Want to Know." Radio Open Source (April 3, 2014)

Daston, Lorraine. "How To Think About Science #2: On Paradigms and Objectivity." Ideas (January 2, 2009)

Davies, Andrew and Penny Woolcock. "Gang Culture: On Screen and In Print." London School of Economics and Political Science (Literary Festival 2014: Recorded on 27 February 2014 in Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building.)

Dershowitz, Alan, Glenn Greenwald, Michael Hayden and Alexis Ohanian. "Glenn Greenwald Debates Former NSA Director Michael Hayden." The Intercept (May 2, 2014)

Dickinson, Tim. "How Roger Ailes Built the Fox News Fear Factory." Rolling Stone (May 25, 2011)

"The Documentary Real: On the ambiguous relation between documentary film and reality." KASK [Symposium that is recorded in video segments online of all the presentations: October 21, 2010]

"Domestic Propaganda and News Media." History Commons (Ongoing Historical Timeline)

Dunning, Brian. "Animal Predictors: Psychic, Sensitive, or Silly?" Skeptoid (April 29, 2014)

Eisenstein, Charles. The Ascent of Humanity. (Panathea Productions, 2007)

---. "The Ubiquitous Matrix of Lies" Reality Sandwhich (June 24, 2009)

Elich, Gregory. "Putting the Squeeze on North Korea." Global Research (February 4, 2013)

Engelhardt, Tom. "The Enemy-Industrial Complex: How to Turn a World Lacking in Enemies into the Most Threatening Place in the Universe." TomDispatch (April 14, 2013)

---. "Praying at the Church of St. Drone: The President and His Apostles." Tom Dispatch (June 5, 2012)

Fabello, Melissa A. "Five Locker Room Myths About Penises Debunked." Everyday Feminism (April 28, 2013)

Fallana, Dia, et al. "Growin’ Up, Comin’ Out, Speakin’ Proud." Making Contact (June 10, 2009)

Faux, Jeff. " Education Profiteering; Wall Street's Next Big Thing?" The Real News Network (September 30, 2012)

Feffer, John. "Governments Kill." Institute for Policy Studies (August 23, 2011)

Feldman, Noah. "A Coup by an Other Name." On the Media (July 12, 2013)

Fernández, Belén. "Tom Friedman’s War on Humanity." Jacobin (Spring 2012)

Fisher, Mark. "Exiting the Vampire Castle." The North Star (November 22, 2013)

"FOX News Lies About 'Violent Wisconsin' Protests." YouTube (March 1, 2011)

Frank, Thomas. "Academy Fight Song." The Baffler #23 (2013)

Fry, Douglas P. "Peace in Our Time: Steven Pinker offers a curiously foreshortened account of humanity's irenic urges." Bookforum (December/January 2012)

Garfunkel and Oates. "The Abstinence Loophole." (Posted on YouTube: June 25, 2013)

Gaunson, Stephen. "Cocksucker Blues: The Rolling Stones and Some Notes on Robert Frank." Senses of Cinema #56 (2010)

Gettys, Travis. "Tea Party of Louisiana: Common Core turns kids gay, and this parody website proves it." Raw Story (August 19, 2014)

Ghosh, Bishnupriya. "What Time Is It Here? Jump Cut #55 (Fall 2013)

Gleiser, Marcelo and Marilynne Robinson. "On the Mystery We Are." On Being (November 8, 2012)

Goddard, Stephen. "'So, Did You See Me?': Testimony, Memory and Re-Making Film History." LOLA #1 (2011)

Gogol Bordello. "Immiganiada (We Comin Rougher)." (Official Video for the song: 2010)

Goodman, Amy. "‘Food Terrorism’ Next Door to the Magic Kingdom." TruthDig (June 28, 2011)

Gosztola, Kevin and Dorian Warren. "Occupy Wall Street Emerges as “First Populist Movement” on the Left Since the 1930s." Democracy Now (October 10, 2011)

Graeber, David. "Concerning the Violent Peace-Police: An Open Letter to Chris Hedges." N + 1 (February 9, 2012)

Graves, Lisa. "Executive Director for The Center for Media and Democracy." Media Matters (December 5, 2010)

---. "Who Is the League of American Voters?: The First in a Series on the Squawkers for Walker." PR Watch (March 2, 2011)

Greenhouse, Linda. "The Rhetoric That Shaped the Abortion Debate." Fresh Air (June 28, 2010)

Greenwald, Glenn. "AP believes it found evidence of Iran's work on nuclear weapons: A primitive graph provided by 'a country critical of Iran's atomic program' indicts the news outlet more than Tehran." The Guardian (November 28, 2012)

---."Discussing the Motives of the Afghan Shooter." Salon (March 19, 2012)

---. "GOP and Feinstein join to fulfill Obama's demand for renewed warrantless eavesdropping." The Guardian (December 28, 2012)

---. "Norway Attacks Expose U.S. Media’s Double Standard on 'Terrorism.'" Democracy Now (July 26, 2011)

---. "Obama's kill list policy compels US support for Israeli attacks on Gaza." The Guardian (November 15, 2012)

---. "On Boston Marathon Arrest: Will We Deny Constitutional Rights in the Name of Fear?" Democracy Now (April 22, 2013)

---. "State department attacks CNN for doing basic journalism: Obama officials hide behind Ambassador Stevens' family to delegitimize reporting that reflects poorly on them." The Guardian (September 24, 2012)

---. "Where is Edward Snowden? Glenn Greenwald on Asylum Request, Espionage Charge; More Leaks to Come." Democracy Now (June 24, 2013)

Hacking, Ian and Andrew Pickering. "How To Think About Science #4: On Science as Experimental Philosophy." Ideas (January 2, 2009)

Haidt, Jonathan. "How Do Conservatives and Liberals See the World?" Moyers & Company (June 1, 2012)

Hallinan, Conn. "Dangers of cyber attack greatly exaggerated." Redeye (January 24, 2012)

Ham, Julie. "Can Immigration Officers Predict Trafficking by Looking at Women’s Underwear?" Border Criminologies (September 12, 2013)

Harvey, David. "Feral Capitalism Hits the Streets." Reading Marx's Capital (August 11, 2011)

Hastings, Michael. "Another Runaway General: Army Deploys Psy-Ops on U.S. Senators." Rolling Stone (February 23, 2011)

"Hemp for Victory." US Department of Agriculture (1942)

Hermes, Kris. "White-washing Human Rights Abuses and Suppressing a Popular Revolution." Law and Disorder (July 8, 2013)

Herzog, Werner and Errol Morris. "The Act of Killing." Vice (Video posted on Youtube: July 17, 2013)

"Hollywood and the War Machine: ... examines the symbiotic relationship between the movie industry and the military-industrial complex." Empire (December 16, 2010)

Horn, Steve. "MSNBC's (GE's) Dylan Ratigan Show "Firewater?" Series: Natural Gas Industry-Media Complex Exposed." PR Watch

Horwitz, Jamie, et al. "What Are They Thinking?: New Report on Corporate Commercialism in Schools Finds Sponsorships and Corporate Marketing Threaten Students’ Critical Thinking Skills." National Education Policy Center (November 7, 2011)

Howe, Darius. "West Indian Writer and Broadcaster Darius Howe Commenting on the London Riots." BBC (August 8, 2011)

Huff, Mickey, Benjamin Frymer and Peter Phillips. "Censored 2009: The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2007-08." FORA TV (May 20, 2009)

Jeffries, Sheila and Meghan Murphy. "Wher Have All of the Radicals Gone? When Feminism Gets Moderate." The F Word (April 15, 2011)

Johnson, Nicholas. "Negroes and the Gun." After Words (January 18, 2014) ["Fordham Law School Professor Nicholas Johnson talks about his book, [Negroes and the Gun], in which he argues that there is an unreported tradition of African Americans using firearms to defend their families and communities."]

Juzwiak, Rich. "Watch Creationists Talking About Creationism." Gawker (February 11, 2014)

Kiely, Declan and Isaac Gewirtz. "Poe's Terror of the Soul." Lapham's Quarterly Podcast #51 (November 20, 2013)

"Kill 'em All." Radiolab (March 25, 2014) ["Ever since there have been humans, mosquitoes have been biting us, and we’ve been trying to kill them. And, for the most part, the mosquitoes have been winning. Today there are over 3000 species on pretty much every corner of Earth. Mosquito-borne diseases kill around 1 million people a year (most of them children) and make more than 500 million people sick. But thanks to Hadyn Perry and his team of scientists, that might be about to change. Producer Andy Mills talks with author Sonia Shah about the difficulties of sharing a planet with mosquitoes and with science writer David Quammen about the risks of getting rid of them."]

Kinzer, Stephen and William Murphy, Jr. "US Wars and Social Control (From Regime Change Abroad to the War on Drugs at Home)." Unwelcome Guests #304 (April 30, 2006) ["In our first hour, this week, Stephen Kinzer, whose book, Overthrow, details the US empire's long history of instigating regime change, both the public pretext and the real interests at play. In our second hour, William Murphy Jr speaks about the "War On Drugs"."]

Klein, Melanie. "Make-up and Hot Pink Toenails- Not Just a Girl Thing." WIMN's Voices (April 10, 2011)

Kleinhans, Chuck. "Mr. Spielberg’s Mr. Lincoln." Jump Cut #55 (Fall 2013)

Kumar, Deepa. "The Rise of Anti-Muslim Hate." International Socialist Review #74 (November-December 2010)

Lakoff, George. "How to Use the Language of “Systemic Causation” To Talk About Climate Change." Uprising Radio (November 1, 2012)

Leonard, Annie. "The Story of Citizens United v. FEC." The Story of Stuff (2011)

Lepore, Jill. "Tea Party Time ... and the Death of Compassion." Open Source (October 14, 2010)

Levin, Yuval. "The Great Debate." After Words (January 4, 2014) ["Yuval Levin, founder and editor of National Affairs, talks about his book, The Great Debate, in which he discusses the origin of the political Left-Right divide, arguing that today's partisanship began with the debates over the French Revolution."]

Linebaugh, Peter and Marcus Rediker. The Many Headed Hydra: The Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic. Boston: Beacon Press, 2000.

Lock, Margaret. "How to Think About Science #3: Biology and Culture." Ideas (January 2, 2009)

Louv, Jason. "Watch a Jaw-Dropping Visualization of Every Protest Since 1979." Ultraculture (August 23, 2013)

Lynskey, Dorian. "The GOP Delusion: How Conservatives Were Mugged by Reality." 33 Revolutions Per Minute (November 8, 2012)

Madar, Chase. "The Over-Policing of America: Police Overkill Has Entered the DNA of Social Policy." TomDispatch (December 8, 2013)

Maher, Stephen. "Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball and the Plague of the 99%." Monthly Review (December 1, 2012)

Manufacturing Consent (USA: March Achbar and Peter Wintonick, 1992)

Marshall, Andrew Gavin. "Politics and Language." The Corbett Show (July 31, 2012)

Marshall, Robert. "The Dark Legacy of Carlos Castaneda." Salon (April 4, 2007)

Mattei, Mario. "The True Meaning of Pictures." International Guild of Visual Peacemakers (April 15, 2011)

McGovern, Ray and Timothy Snyder. "Who Is Provoking the Unrest in Ukraine? A Debate on Role of Russia, United States in Regional Crisis." Democracy Now (March 3, 2014)

Measom, Tyler. "Through the Lens: An Honest Liar." Radio West (April 28, 2014) [Documentary on The Amazing Randi]

Menon, Anil. "It's basically a framing problem." (excerpt) The Beast with Nine Billion Feet. Young Zubaan, 2009.

Mirrlees, Tanner. "How to Read Iron Man: The Economics, Geopolitics and Ideology of an Imperial Film Commodity." Cineaction #92 (2014)

Mitchell, Gregory. "Major Media FAIL in Reporting on the Man Whose Anti-Islam Film Sparks Riots." The Nation (September 13, 2012)

Moody, Chris. "How Republicans are being taught to talk about Occupy Wall Street." Yahoo News (December 1, 2011)

Morris, Earl. "The Unknown Known: Errol Morris’ New Doc Tackles Unrepentant Iraq War Architect Donald Rumsfeld." Democracy Now (March 27, 2014)

The N Word (USA: Todd Nelson, 2004: 86 mins)

Ng, Brady. "Drowning out the peacemakers in Nanjing." Waging Nonviolence (March 11, 2013)

O'Donnell, Lawrence. "Matt Damon Rewrites Attack on Teachers." The Last Word (August 1, 2011)

---. "Rewrite: Bad police reporting by the NYTimes." The Last Word (August 20, 2014)

Oliver, Paul. "Michel Foucault - The Development of Knowledge." Excerpt from Foucault: The Key Ideas. Blacklick, OH: McGraw Hill, 2010: 17-21.

Olzen, Jake. "NATO’s crisis of legitimacy spreads in Chicago." Waging Nonviolence (May 7, 2012)

---. "Police Entrapment of Nonviolent Movements." Counterpunch (May 21, 2012)

Oppenheimer, Joshua. "The Act of Killing: New Film Shows U.S.-Backed Indonesian Death Squad Leaders Re-enacting Massacres." Democracy Now (July 19, 2013)

Peterson, Erica. "Law Firm Says Inbreeding Skews Data Linking Mountaintop Removal to Birth Defects." WFPL (July 11, 2011)

Phillips, Peter. "Project Censored." Boiling Frogs (June 4, 2010)

Pilger, John. The War You Don't See. (UK: 2010, 97 mins)

Pirsch, Michael. "Class Warfare, the Final Chapter." Truthout (March 15, 2011)

Potter, Will. "FBI Agents Raid Homes in Search of “Anarchist Literature” Green Is the New Red (July 30, 2012)

Power, Nina. There is a context to London's riots that can't be ignored: Those condemning the events in north London and elsewhere would do well to take a step back and consider the bigger picture The Guardian (August 8, 2011)

Pozner, Jennifer. "On the fakeness of reality shows, how ‘the dumb bimbo’ is cast, and why actresses are shrinking." Macleans (October 20, 2010)

Project Censored (Cotati, CA: Project Censored is a student-faculty media research project in its 31st year of operation at Sonoma State University: "At Project Censored, we examine the coverage of news and information important to the maintenance of a healthy and functioning democracy. We define Modern Censorship as the subtle yet constant and sophisticated manipulation of reality in our mass media outlets. On a daily basis, censorship refers to the intentional non-inclusion of a news story – or piece of a news story – based on anything other than a desire to tell the truth. Such manipulation can take the form of political pressure (from government officials and powerful individuals), economic pressure (from advertisers and funders), and legal pressure (the threat of lawsuits from deep-pocket individuals, corporations, and institutions.")

Pruitt, Jos. "Racist Psychology Today article claims black women are objectively less attractive than other women." Feministing (May 16, 2011)

PR Watch ["The Center for Media and Democracy is a national independent, non-profit, non-partisan media, policy, and consumer watchdog group located in Madison, Wisconsin. We are fearless fighters against PR spin and propaganda: We think protecting democracy requires informing citizens not just about what’s really happening behind the scenes but also about what you can do about it. We believe in holding the powerful accountable. And we do. We believe the truth matters. And, we are willing to dig for the facts through mountains of paper and obfuscation. And, we are not beholden to or funded by for-profit corporations or the government. Our team of writers focuses on: Investigating and countering PR campaigns and spin by corporations, industries, and government agencies about issues and products that affect our health, liberty, economic opportunities, environment, and the vitality of the democratic process. Reporting that promotes informed decision-making about policies and products, especially those affecting our lives--our economy, our environment, our health, our liberty, our security, and the health of our democracy-- and aids citizen involvement and grassroots action. Advancing transparency and media literacy to help people recognize the forces shaping the information they receive about issues and products affecting their lives. And promoting "open content" media as an alternative to corporate media, so people from all walks of life can "be the media" and help write the history of companies, front groups, politicians and CEOs, and public policy."]

Riley, Christina. "Billy Wilder's A Foreign Affair: Marlene Dietrich's Star Persona and American Interventionist Strategies in Postwar Berlin." Bright Lights Film Journal #76 (May 2012)

Roberts, Paul Craig. "Our Time of Universal Deceit Needs an Orwell." Foreign Policy Journal (March 14, 2011)

Robinson, Ken. "Changing Education Paradigms." RSA Animate (2010)

Roos, Jerome. "Venezuela: it’s the opposition that’s anti-democratic." ROAR (February 21, 2014)

Ross, Julianne. "The White House Just Released an Anti-Sexual Assault Video That Every Man Needs to See." PolicyMic (April 29, 2014)

Ryan, Christopher and Cacilda Jethá. "You Are What You Eat." Excerpted from Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality. Harper Collins, 2010: 20-21.

Schlosser, Eric. "Why Being a Foodie Isn't Elitist." The Washington Post (April 27, 2011)

Shapin, Steven and Simon Schaffer. "How to Think About Science #1: Leviathan and the Air Pump Ideas (January 2, 2009)

Shenk, Jon. "Playback: Errol Morris' The Thin Blue Line." Documentary (Summer 2013)

Sherman, Scott. "The Brawl Over Fair Trade Coffee." The Nation (September 10, 2012)

Shovic, Charlene. "Contradicting Facebook: A Discourse Analysis." Vimeo (2011)

Sirota, David. "The new 'Let them eat cake!': 10 shocking, illuminating moments that prove just how out of touch the powerful really are." Salon (July 13, 2011)

---. "The Real Problem with Bin Laden Killing Video Games. Once again, the Pentagon is co-opting electronic entertainment to sell us on the military." Common Dreams (May 18, 2011)

Smith, Yves. "Why 'business needs certainty' is destructive." Salon (August 14, 2011)

Snodgrass. "Monsters, Inc.; Moslems, Inc.: The Uses of Disenchantment in the film that is set after but made before Monsters University." Metaphilm (July 13, 2013)

Solnit, David and Rebecca Solnit. The Battle of the Story of the Battle of Seattle. Oakland, CA: AK Press, 2009.

SourceWatch ["The Center for Media and Democracy publishes SourceWatch, this collaborative resource for citizens and journalists looking for documented information about the corporations, industries, and people trying to sway public opinion. We believe in telling the truth about the most powerful interests in society—not just relating their self-serving press releases or letting real facts be bleached away by spin. SourceWatch focuses on the for-profit corporations, non-profit corporate front groups, PR teams, and so-called "experts" trying to influence public opinion on behalf of global corporations and the government agencies they have captured. —Lisa Graves, Executive Director"]

Stewart, Jon. "Democalypse 2012: The New New Low Edition." The Daily Show (August 15, 2012)

---. "Def Tone Poetry Jam." The Daily Show (May 11, 2011)

---. "For Richer and Poorer: Teachers and Wall Street." The Daily Show (March 3, 2011)

---. Scapegoat Hunter: Gun Control." The Daily Show (January 8, 2013)

"Straight Outta Chevy Chase." Radiolab (April 1, 2014) ["Over the past 40 years, hip-hop music has gone from underground phenomenon to global commodity. But as The New Yorker's Andrew Marantz explains, massive commercial success is a tightrope walk for any genre of popular music, and especially one built on authenticity and “realness.” Hip-hop constantly runs the risk of becoming a watered-down imitation of its former self - just, you know, pop music. Andrew introduces us to Peter Rosenberg, a guy who takes this doomsday scenario very seriously. Peter is a DJ at Hot 97, New York City’s iconic hip-hop station, and a vocal booster of what he calls “real” hip-hop. But as a Jewish fellow from suburban Maryland, he's also the first to admit that he's an unlikely arbiter for what is and what isn't hip-hop. With the help of Ali Shaheed Muhammad of A Tribe Called Quest and NPR's Frannie Kelley, we explore the strange ways that hip-hop deals with that age-old question: are you in or are you out?"]

Strasser, Annie-Rose. "Republicans Blasted Obama Administration For Warning About Right-Wing Domestic Terrorism." Think Progress (August 7, 2012)

"The Surprising History of Gun Control, School Shooting Myths, and More ." On the Media (December 21, 2012)

Swanson, David. "Iraq War Among World's Worst Events." War is a Crime (March 2013)

Tabb, William K. "The Crisis: A View From Occupied America." The Monthly Review 64.4 (September 2012)

Taibbi, Matt. "A Christmas Message from America's Rich." Rolling Stone (December 22, 2011)

Taylor, Sunaura. "Humane Meat? No Such Thing." Yes! (March 27, 2011)

Thorn, Michael. "Michael Thorn: Television Discourse and Governmentality: Considering Da Vinci's Inquest and Da Vinci's City Hall as Citizen Projects." Cineaction #82/83 (2010: 48-57)

"Thoughts on the Trial of Casey Anthony." Revolution (July 24, 2011)

Time Magazine Covers: What is Wrong With These Pictures?" Dialogic (November 28, 2011)

Tomorrow, Tom. "Does Guantanamo Exist?" The Nation (April 30, 2013)

"Top Censored Stories." Project Censored (Yearly report of the top 25 censored stories from 1976 to the Present)

Turse, Nick. "Death on Your Doorstep: What Sebastian Junger and Restrepo Won’t Tell You About War." TomDispatch (July 13, 2010)

Venables, Robert. "Who Are These People?(The Onondaga Nation Encounters European Settlers)." Unwelcome Guests #302 (April 16, 2006)

Vizcarrondo, Sara. "The Art of 'Killing': How Much Truth Comes from the Lie that Tells the Truth?" Documentary (Summer 2013)

Waldman, Paul. "Why Republicans Keep Calling Women Sluts: They just can't help themselves, and here's why." The American Prospect (January 24, 2014)

Wall, Richard. "Who's Afraid of Noam Chomsky?" Lew Rockwell (2004)

Wallace, Rick. "What are we Watching, and Does it Matter? I'm Still Here and Exit Through the Gift Shop." Alternate Takes (April 1, 2011)

Waring, Marilyn. "Sex, Lies and Global Economics." NFB (1995) [documentary available online]

War Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death (USA: Loretta Alper and Jeremy Earp, 2007)

West, Lindy. "Fuck Your Delicate Sensibilities, I'm Going to Swear as Much as I Want." Jezebel (May 15, 2013)

Whoriskey, Peter. "Private Funding, Medical Journals, and Bias." On the Media (December 7, 2012)

Wisniewiski, Matthew. "Wisconsin 'Budget Repair Bill' Protest (Video set to Arcade Fire's song "Rebellion")." YouTube (February 15-17, 2011)

Wolff, Richard D. "Jettisoning Accustomed Categories of Thought (Marxian Class Analysis 2) Unwelcome Guests #625 (October 13, 2012)

Wu, Timothy. "On the Archetype of the Heroic Inventor." (Excerpt from the The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires. NY: Alfred A, Knopf, 2010: 18-20.)

Žižek, Slavoj. “The Spectre of Ideology.” The Žižek Reader. ed. Elizabeth Wright and Edmond Wright. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 1999: excerpts.

Zogby, James. "Islamophobia and Radicalization: How Bigotry Creates Radicals." Counterpunch (March 11, 2011)

Ferguson Protests 2014: Peace and Conflict Studies Archive (Ongoing)

"ACLU Asks Col Replogle to Remove Inappropriate Officer." ACLU (August 20, 2014)

Aronoff, Kate. "Understanding the Ferguson Riots as a Symptom of Violence." Truthout (August 20, 2014)

Belluz, Julia. "At Least 13 Journalists Have Been Arrested in Ferguson Since Protests Began." Vox (August 19, 2014)

Boguhn, Alexandrea and Coleman Lowndes. "Geraldo Rivera And The Victim-Blaming Of Black Teenagers." Media Matters (August 20, 2014)

Boehlert, Eric. "Obama, Race, And The Right-Wing Media's Heckler's Veto ." Media Matters (August 20, 2014)

Bynes, Patricia. "Armed w/ Military-Grade Weapons, Missouri Police Crack Down on Protests over Michael Brown Shooting." Democracy Now (August 14, 2014)

Bynes, Patricia and Renita Lamkin. "Facing National Outcry, Ferguson Police Drop Military-Grade Gear as Protests Continue Over Shooting." Democracy Now (August 15, 2014)

Chappelle-Nadel, Maria. ""They Are All Michael Brown": State Senator Defends Protesters Seeking Justice in Police Shooting." Democracy Now (August 20, 2014)

Christie, Gloria. "Ferguson Police Threaten, Restrain and Arrest Journalists, Is This A New Police State?" Addicting Info (August 19, 2014)

Conason, Joe. "Missouri Burning: Why Ferguson's Inferno Is No Surprise." Truthdig (August 19, 2014)

Dansky, Kara. "The real reason Ferguson has military weapons." CNN (August 19, 2014)

D, Davey. "Ferguson: Police Draw Guns on Rosa Clemente, Talib & Others." Hip Hop and Politics (August 20, 2014)

---. "Report Backs from the Front lines of Ferguson & LA Over Police Shootings." Hip Hop and Politics (August 19, 2014)

Davidson, Helen. "Ferguson protests continue after second police shooting." The Guardian (August 20, 2014)

Devereaux, Ryan. "A Night in Ferguson: Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas, and a Jail Cell." The Intercept (August 19, 2014)

---. "Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas and Jail: Ferguson Police Crack Down on Journalists Covering Protests." Democracy Now (August 20, 2014)

Downes, Nathaniel. "Anonymous To ID Michael Brown’s Killer – Already Has Paralyzed Ferguson." Addicting Info (August 14, 2014)

Epstein, Hedy. "Stop the Violence from Ferguson to Gaza: 90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Arrested in St. Louis." Democracy Now (August 20, 2014)

Flores, Reena and Matt Berman. "What a Getty Photographer Captured Before He Was Arrested in Ferguson: Scott Olson, who was arrested Monday, has taken some of the most iconic pictures from the protests in Missouri." NationalJournal (August 18, 2014)

Goodman, Amy. "The Ghost of Dred Scott Haunts the Streets of Ferguson." Truthdig (August 20, 2014)

Greenwald, Glenn. "The Militarization of U.S. Police: Finally Dragged Into the Light by the Horrors of Ferguson." The Intercept (August 14, 2014)

"Huffington Post Reporter Arrested in Ferguson." Huffington Post (August 13, 2014)

I Am Mike Brown Live From Ferguson, MO." (KARG Argus Radio: Ongoing, on the scene, livestream coverage of events)

Laden, Greg. "#Ferguson Police Are At Your Door." Science Blogs (August 14, 2014)

Ludwig, Mike. "As Police Continue Ferguson Crackdown, Protesters Vow to Keep Taking the Streets." Truthout (August 19, 2014)

Mackey, Robert. "Russia, Iran and Egypt Heckle U.S. About Tactics in Ferguson." The New York Times (August 20, 2014)

McBride, Michael. ""Not Acceptable in a Civilized Society": Pastor on Ferguson Police Targeting Traumatized Youth." Democracy Now (August 20, 2014)

Medina, Daniel A. "In Pakistan and Ferguson, the real risks of bringing children to protests became clear this week." Quartz (August 20, 2014)

"Michael Brown Shooting." The Guardian (Ongoing Archive)

Mimms, Sarah and Stephanie Stamm. "Who Is in Charge in Ferguson?More than a week after Michael Brown was shot, the answer is still unclear." NationalJournal (August 20, 2014)

Morris, Wesley. "Let’s Be Real: Let’s Be Cops, cop movies, and the shooting in Ferguson." Grantland (August 15, 2014)

O'Donnell, Lawrence. "Rewrite: Bad police reporting by the NYTimes." The Last Word (August 20, 2014)





Thrasher, Steven W. "The Real Looting of Ferguson: Its Black Citizens Never Had a Chance to Get By." Comment is Free (August 19, 2014)

Wood, Janee. "12 things white people can do now because Ferguson." Quartz (August 17, 2014)

Monday, August 18, 2014

Resources for August 18, 2014

Schumacher-Matos, Edward. "Attacking NPR As A Shill For Government Intelligence." NPR (August 16, 2014)





Morris, Wesley. "Let’s Be Real: Let’s Be Cops, cop movies, and the shooting in Ferguson." Grantland (August 15, 2014)

Wickman, Forest. "How They Made Gravity." Browbeat (January 3, 2014)

Pinkerton, Nick. "The Wolf of Wall Street." Bombast (December 27, 2013)

"Education." Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)











Merriam-Webster Word-of-the-Day

backstairs \BAK-stairz\

adjective: secret, furtive; also : sordid, scandalous

The article accuses the influential Washington lobbyist of having been involved in a number of backstairs deals to limit regulation of financial institutions.

"During the protracted balloting—it went four rounds before Jackson was declared the winner—backstairs talks began, aimed at stopping Jackson, according to operatives." —Jeff E. Schapiro, Richmond Times-Dispatch (Virginia), May 22, 2013

When Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery, wrote in 1654 about leading someone "down a back-stairs," he wasn’t referring to anything scandalous. He simply meant "down a secondary set of stairs at the back of a house." Just over a decade earlier, however, Boyle’s contemporary, Sir Edward Dering, had used the phrase "going up the back-stairs" in a figurative way to suggest a means of approach that was not entirely honest and upfront. The figurative use likely arose from the simple notion that the stairs at the rear of a building are less visible and thus allow for a certain degree of sneakiness. By 1663, "backstairs" was also being used adjectivally to describe something done furtively, often with an underhanded or sinister connotation.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Education (Ongoing Archive)

Abelson, Hal, et al. "Copyright, Fair Use and the Cultural Commons." MIT Comparative Media Studies (April 28, 2007)

Adams, Noah. "Hard Times Inspire Ky. College Students To Action." NPR (November 29, 2011)

Ahmed, Nuwar, et al. "School’s Out: The Decimation of Public Education." Making Contact (February 18, 2014)

Ames, Mark. "How UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi Brought Oppression Back To Greece's Universities." The Smirking Chimp (November 23, 2011)

Arnove, Anthony, et al. "Howard Zinn Read-In at Purdue University." We Are Many (November 5, 2013)

"Arts Education." To the Best of Our Knowledge (June 14, 2009)

Arum, Richard. "Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on Higher Education." Media Matters (February 12, 2012)

Bacigalupi, Paolo. "Science Fiction and Education." The Geek's Guide to the Galaxy (January 11, 2010)

Barghouti, Omar. Boycott Divestment Sanction Controversy At Brooklyn College" Law and Disorder (February 11, 2013)

Barlow, Maude, Richard Grossman and Thomas Linzey. "When Lawmaking Becomes Rebellion (Water Privatization, Democracy School and the Corporate State)." Unwelcome Guests #307 (May 21, 2006) ["A new populist alliance of long time environmental activists and rural folk in central Pennsylvania has grown out of a struggle to ban toxic agribusiness operations that have targeted the area as the next profit opportunity. This movement is taking a new approach that is spreading across America via a project of public education and organization called democracy schools, that are teaching direct action lawmaking to challenge corporate supremacy and to create rights under law for people and the land."]

Benton, Michael and Michael Marchman. "So long Howard Zinn. It’s been good to know ya." North of Center (February 13, 2010)

Berends, Andrew, et al. "The War Comes Home: Washington’s Battle Against America’s Veterans." Making Contact (July 1, 2009)

Biggers, Jeff. "Arizona’s Ethnic Studies Needs No Defense: It Needs More Defenders." AlterNet (November 17, 2011)

---. "Chained Ethnic Studies Students Take Over School Board in Tucson." Common Dreams (April 27, 2011)

Blackford, Linda. "Lawmakers divert Money to other areas, so pot empties faster as demand grows." Lexington Herald-Leader (July 15, 2012)

---. "Pay for university presidents growing faster than faculty salaries in Kentucky." Lexington Herald-Leader (March 20, 2012)

Brooks, Diane. "These Seattle Teachers Boycotted Standardized Testing - and Sparked a Nationwide Movement."Truthout (March 18, 2014)

Brown, Pamela and David Harvey. "1T Day: As U.S. Student Debt Hits $1 Trillion, Occupy Protests Planned for Campuses Nationwide." Democracy Now (April 25, 2012)

Burke, Barry. "Antonio Gramsci, Schooling and Education." Informal Encyclopedia of Education (2005)

Chan, Karen B.K. "Should Sex Be Like Jazz." Sociological Images (March 4, 2013)

"Chile Rising." Fault Lines (Documentary video posted on Youtube: January 2, 2012)

Chomsky, Noam. "Education for Whom and What?" Z Communications (February 27, 2012)

---. "The Purpose of Education." (Video posted on YouTube: February 1, 2012)

"College Guide 2011: A Different Kind of College Ranking." Washington Monthly (September 2011)

"Communiqué from an Absent Future." We Want Everything (September 24, 2009)

Desvarieux, Jessica. "Hundreds of Students and Faculty Occupy College Campus To Fight Cuts to Public Higher Ed." Truth-Out (March 25, 2014)

Diamond, Adele. "The Science of Attention." On Being (August 7, 2014)

Edmondson, Jacqueline and Henry A. Giroux. "Losing Time or Doing Time: Drowning Public Education in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy." Truth Out (December 7, 2012)

Erickson, Megan. "A Nation of Little Lebowski Urban Achievers." Jacobin (Winter 2012)

Faux, Jeff. "Education Profiteering; Wall Street's Next Big Thing?" The Real News Network (September 30, 2012)

Foster, John Bellamy. "Education and the Structural Crisis of Capital: The U.S. Case." Monthly Review (July 1, 2011)

Frank, Thomas. "Academy Fight Song." The Baffler #23 (2013)

Gabriel, Trip. "Teachers Wonder, Why the Scorn?" The New York Times (March 2, 2011)

Gatto, John Taylor. "Bianca, You Animal, Shut Up!" Unwelcome Guests #631 (November 24, 2012)

---. "The Neglected Genius of American Spirituality" Unwelcome Guests #631 (November 24, 2012)

Ginsberg, Benjamin. "The Fall of the Faculty." Here and Now (November 2, 2011)

Giroux, Henry A. "Neoliberalism, Democracy and the University as a Public Sphere." Truthout (April 22, 2014)

Greenwald, Glenn. "The Washington Post's dependence on the government it covers." Salon (April 10, 2011)

Hagopian, Jesse. "My Greatest Teaching Moment." Yes! (March 14, 2012)

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