Submitted by John Stauber on
Some 1,500 journalists, political reformers and citizens at large are convening in our home town of Madison, Wisconsin, November 7th - 9th for the National Conference on Media Reform. The conference begins Friday with a 2pm panel on 'Media and Propaganda During Wartime' featuring professor Nancy Snow, Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman and our own John Stauber, co-author of Weapons of Mass Deception. The dozens of speakers and performing artists include Bill Moyers, Al Franken, members of the US House and Senate, FCC Commissioners, John Sweeney of the AFL-CIO, Ralph Nader, Janine Jackson of FAIR, Billy Bragg and many more.