articles tagged "Bob McChesney"

Surveillance Capitalism

Thursday, 3 July 2014 | A Public Affair
Bob McChesney

Have you ever wondered about the roots of the surveillance apparatus in the United States? Scholar Bob McChesney would like to introduce you to General Eisenhower. more »

Dollarocracy

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 »

Dollarocracy

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
digital-disconnect

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 »

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