Great News for Central Oregon Coast community!
DAVID BARSAMIAN, host of the popular show “Alternative Radio,” which is broadcast put of Boulder, Colorado, will be in Newport on the night of Monday, October 7. He will be presenting a talk “Rise Up And Resist” as a fundraiser for KYAQ, Lincoln County’s only Public Radio Station.
Oregon Coast Community College – Community Room
400 Southeast College Way, Newport
Suggested donations of $10 gratefully appreciated
Sponsored by KYAQ.
Listen to Alternative Radio on KYAQ (91.7 FM) Mondays @ 9pm, Fridays @ 1am, or Saturdays @ 7am
& stream live at: alternativeradio.org
One of America’s most tireless and wide-ranging investigative journalists, David Barsamian has altered the independent media landscape. His weekly radio program Alternative Radio is now in its 34th season. His books with Noam Chomsky, Eqbal Ahmad, Howard Zinn, Tariq Ali, Richard Wolff, Arundhati Roy and Edward Said sell around the world. His latest book with Noam Chomsky is Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy. He lectures on world affairs, imperialism, capitalism, the media, and the eco-crisis. In 2017 Radical Desi in Vancouver presented him with their Lifetime Achievement Award. He has collaborated with the world-renowned Kronos Quartet in events in New York, London, Vienna, Boulder and San Francisco. David Barsamian is the winner of the Media Education Award, the ACLU’s Upton Sinclair Award for independent journalism, and the Cultural Freedom Fellowship from the Lannan Foundation. The Institute for Alternative Journalism named him one of its Top Ten Media Heroes.