Democracy Now! August 18, 1997

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Democracy Now! August 18, 1997
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TV News; Russian Intelligentsia; Canned Hunting

(9 Minutes) TV News Research statistics regarding the media's increasing number of crime stories juxtaposed with decreasing crime figures. GUEST: Dan Anunsdon, research dir. of the Center for Media and Public Affairs. (19 Minutes) Russian Intelligentsia Background on official and public perception of Russian Intelligentsia. Author of BOOK: DEAD AGAIN: THE RUSSIAN INTELLIGENTSIA AFTER COMMUNISM talks about the disappearance of the RI. GUEST: Masha Gessen, Russian journalist. (17 Minutes) Canned Hunting Canned hunting: animals are released into an enclosed space and then shot by hunters who pay. GUEST: Rebecca Segall, journalist with the Village Voice, Author of ARTICLE: KILLING CAGED CREATURES.

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August 18, 1997
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August 18, 1997
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WPFW; Julie Drizin, Amy Goodman; August 18, 1997
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