24 May 2013 — Coldtype.net
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This month’s Cover Story, Chris Hedges’ The Shame of America’s Gulags, provides a disturbing insight into conditions inside the most secure prisons in the United States. It’s chilling reading from a country that lays claim to being the freest and most humane in the world.
Other main stories in this issue include excerpts from a new book by Loretta Napoleoni and a classic by Michael Parenti. And essays from South Africa by Danny Schechter and Tony Sutton.
We’ve also got stories on the financial crisis, Syria, Martin Luther King Jr, Margaret Thatcher and Adolf Hitler. Plus much more. Writers include David Edwards, Norman Solomon, Alison Weir, Sam Pizzigati, George Monbiot, Nima Shirazi. It’s one of our best issues yet, so don’t miss it . . .
Our second feature is Dissecting The News & Lighting The Fuse: Dispatches From The Media War, a new 216-page book that features the best work of Danny Schechter, the News Dissector. Danny has been reporting on the media for many years and this book is published on the 10th anniversary of his acclaimed volume, The More You Watch, The Less You Know