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Pilger - Hidden Agendas (Burma, Vietnam, Australia, South Africa, Indonesia)(1998)

Pilger - Hidden Agendas (Burma, Vietnam, Australia, South Africa, Indonesia)(1998)

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Published by Rosario Dei Medici
By unravelling the hidden histories of contemporary
events, Pilger allows us to read between the lines. He
also celebrates the eloquent defiance and courage of
those who resist oppression and give us hope for the
future. Tenaciously researched and written with passion
and wit, Hidden Agendas will change the way you see
the world.
By unravelling the hidden histories of contemporary
events, Pilger allows us to read between the lines. He
also celebrates the eloquent defiance and courage of
those who resist oppression and give us hope for the
future. Tenaciously researched and written with passion
and wit, Hidden Agendas will change the way you see
the world.

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Published by: Rosario Dei Medici on Apr 05, 2010
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'A moral interpretation of world affairs in a cynical age'
 
Independent 
 
n his powerful new book, journalist and film makerJohn Pilger strips away the layers of deception,dissembling language and omission that prevent usfrom understanding how the world really works.
 
From the invisible corners of Tony Blair's New Britain toBurma, Vietnam, Australia, South Africa and the illusionsof the 'media age', power, he argues, has its ownagenda. Unchallenged, it operates to protect its interestswith a cynical disregard for people - shaping, and oftendevastating, millions of lives.
 
By unravelling the hidden histories of contemporaryevents, Pilger allows us to read between the lines. Healso celebrates the eloquent defiance and courage ofthose who resist oppression and give us hope for thefuture. Tenaciously researched and written with passionand wit,
Hidden Agendas 
will change the way you seethe world.
 
'Pilger is the closest we have to the greatcorrespondents of the 1930s. The truth in his handsis a weapon, to be picked up and used in thestruggle against injustice'
Guardian 
 
 
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John Pilger grew up in Sydney, Australia. He has been a war correspondent,author and film-maker. He has twice won British journalism's highestaward, that of Journalist of the Year, for his work all over the world, notablyin Vietnam and Cambodia. Among a number of other awards, he has beenInternational Reporter of the Year and winner of the United NationsAssociation Media Peace Prize. For his broadcasting, he has won France'sReporter sans Frontieres, an American television Academy Award, an'Emmy', and the Richard Dimbleby Award, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. He lives in London.
 

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