articles tagged "Bob McChesney"


Thursday, 6 February 2014 | A Public Affair
Cover of Dollarocracy

According to dollarocracy-book. When asked if random selection for members of the U.S. Congress would work better than our money driven elections, 45% of Americans believe that candidates would do a better job if they were randomly selected electing candidates using the current big-money system. Check out this edition of A Public Affair to hear more! more »


Thursday, 4 July 2013 | A Public Affair

This 4th of July, Allen Ruff was joined by Bob McChesney to talk about his latest book co-authored with John Nichols, “Dollarocracy”. “Dollarocracy” examines what happens to a democracy when big money is involved in elections. more »

June 6th Movement

Thursday, 6 June 2013 | A Public Affair

On Thursday, June 6th, sub host Bob McChesney interviewed Ralph Nader about his new book, “Told You So: The Big Book of Weekly Columns”. more »

“Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism Is Turning The Internet Against Democracy”

Wednesday, 6 March 2013 | buzz

Bob McChesney joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Wednesday, March 6, 2013. McChesney is a Media Scholar and Professor at the University of Illinois. He is also the author of “Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet against Democracy” (The New Press, 2013). more »

Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy

Thursday, 21 February 2013 | A Public Affair

On Thursday February 21st, host Allen Ruff kicked off the Pledge Drive with an in-depth interview with author and professor Bob McChesney. They discussed McChesney’s recently published book, “Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy.” more »

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