Recorded 17 October 1998
Michael Parenti is a political writer, historian, and culture critic. In this talk from 1993 he talks about media consolidation and the top-down control of information.
Michael Parenti is an internationally known award-winning author and lecturer. He is one of the nation’s leading progressive political analysts. His highly informative and entertaining books and talks have reached a wide range of audiences in North America and abroad.
“A prolific author, a charismatic speaker, and a regular guest on radio and television talk shows, Parenti communicates his message in an accessible, provocative, and historically informed style that is unrivaled among fellow progressive activists and thinkers.” — Aurora Online, January 2004
“Michael Parenti is a towering prophetic voice in American life. We need him now more than ever.” — Cornel West
“Parenti offers a valuable rebuttal to the drumbeat…from the right.” — New York Times Book Review