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PPR Special Michael Swanson Ken Burns Vietnam Extra

After running out of time during our discussion on the Vietnam War and the Ken Burns documentary, Michael Swanson and I recorded this short extra. We talk about the South Vietnamese community that settled in Washington DC during and after the war, China and Vietnam’s economic competition, CIA agent Donald Gregg and his connection to DC Madame Henry Vinson, and Bank of America’s funding of Ken Burns.

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Show Notes:

The War State

PPR ep. 113 Michael Swanson on Ken Burns Vietnam Propaganda

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BFP Roundtable – Introducing Newsbud: Where Media Integrity Matters

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From Corbett Report:

On this edition of the BFP Roundtable James Corbett talks to Sibel Edmonds, Peter B. Collins and Pepe Escobar about Newsbud, a new media venture to take the alt media to the next level. In this conversation we discuss who is involved with the project, what they hope to achieve with it, and how it will be funded.

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SHOW NOTES:
NPR Public Radio Finances

The Gatekeepers: Foundation funded media

PBS Funding

After pledging transparency, PBS hides details of new deal with billionaire owner of NewsHour

George Soros: Media Mogul

Why Is Soros Spending Over $48 Million Funding Media Organizations?

How PBS sold its soul to a billionaire donor

 

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