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Free and open to the public. Seating is limited.
A Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg and Amy Goodman
Thursday May 17th, 7:30pm
UCSC Colleges Nine & Ten Multipurpose Room
Hosted by UCSC Foundation, Kresge Media and Society, and Kresge Common Ground Center
Daniel Ellsberg is a former Pentagon official, who followed his conscience and leaked secret information about the US government lies on the war in Vietnam – the so-called Pentagon papers. Ellsberg has ever since campaigned for peace and encouraged others to speak truth to power.
Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on… over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide. Democracy Now! provides hard-hitting, independent, breaking coverage of war and peace, U.S. domestic and foreign policy, and struggles for social, racial, economic, gender and environmental justice in the U.S. and abroad. Democracy Now! seeks to give voice to the voiceless.
This event is part of the 2018 Regional Conference of North American Right Livelihood Award Laureates. Visit kresge.ucsc.edu/commonground for the main conference page and more information about the UCSC Right Livelihood College. Questions may be directed to [email protected]
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