Friday November 5th 2010 7pm
Unity Church 2855 Folsom St Boulder
Amy Goodman, award-winning host of the daily, internationally broadcast radio and television program Democracy Now! returns to Boulder to give a benefit talk for KGNU Community Radio & Fraser Valley Community Media. Goodman is an award-winning investigative journalist, columnist for King Features Syndicate, author and the host/executive producer of Democracy Now! airing on nearly 900 stations worldwide.
Goodman is the first journalist to receive the Right Livelihood Award, widely known as the ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ for “developing an innovative model of truly independent grassroots political journalism that brings to millions of people the alternative voices that are often excluded by the mainstream media.” Goodman is the author of four New York Times bestsellers, most recently, Breaking the Sound Barrier, and three co-written with her brother, journalist David Goodman: Standing Up to the Madness, Static, and The Exception to the Rulers.
This event is a fundraiser for KGNU Community Radio 88.5FM & 1390AM and Fraser Valley Community Media. KGNU has been on air the air for 33rd years, serving Boulder, Denver and beyond with independent news & eclectic music. Fraser Valley Community Media is in the process of building a new, full-power, noncommercial community radio station in the Fraser Valley located in Grand County CO . More information is available online at www. frasermedia.org
Tickets are $10 for KGNU Listener Members and $15 for the General Public. A limited number of tickets are available at $120 for a private reception with Ms Goodman. KGNU broadcasts Democracy Now! Weekdays at 7am and again at 3:30pm. Tickets are for sale in advance by calling 303-449-4885 during business hours.