Amy Goodman to Speak in Grand Rapids at Fundraiser

On Saturday, May 10, Amy Goodman–host of the nationwide radio news program Democracy Now! will speak in Grand Rapids at a fundraiser for as part of a book tour celebrating the release of her newest book and the 12th anniversary of Democracy Now!.



Saturday, May 10, 2008

7:00pm (Doors at 6:00pm)

Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ

4010 Kalamazoo Ave SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49508

*** Doors open at 6:00pm, Goodman speaks at 7:00pm. Admission is a sliding scale of $5-$25 for Please bring cash, we cannot accept credit card and/or check payments. ***

Award-winning journalist Amy Goodman, host of the daily, grassroots, global, radio/TV news hour Democracy Now!, is on a national speaking tour to mark DN!’s 12th anniversary and launch her third book with journalist David Goodman, Standing Up to the Madness: Ordinary Heroes in Extraordinary Times.

The book explores how grassroots activists have taken politics out of the hands of politicians and tells the stories of everyday citizens who have challenged the government and prevailed.

Following the lecture, there will be a book signing and books will be available for purchase.

This event is a fundraiser for the local left and progressive independent news website provides news, analysis, and commentary covering Grand Rapids, Michigan and beyond to inspire grassroots activism to transform our community, our lives, and our world.

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Author: mediamouse

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