Mickey’s guest for the hour is media scholar Dr. Steve Macek of North Central College in suburban Chicago. Macek, a long time contributor to Project Censored’s annual volume, compiled Chapter 4 of the most recent book Censored 2020, “Media Democracy In Action.” He summarizes some of the victories for transparency, press freedom, and worker perspectives that are described in that chapter. Among the organizations and individuals cited are freelance journalist Kathryn Foxhall for the Society of Professional Journalists, transparency campaigner Russ Kick, LaborNotes.org and PropagandaCritic.com.
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