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Join the Signatories:
Urgent Need For
Pro-Democracy 2022 Election Coverage 

​The Media and Democracy Project

  Holley Atkinson

  Carolyn Barclift

  Albert Franklin

  Brian Hansbury

  Noelle Pellowski

  Jonathan Reiss

  Milo Vassallo

  Cecily Young

  List of signatories as of Oct. 3. Affliations listed for identification purposes only.

Ruth Ben-Ghiat Professor of History and Italian Studies, New York University
Lance Bennett    Professor Emeritus of Political Science & Communication, U of Washington

Michael A. Krasner  Co-Director, Taft Institute for Government and Civic Education, Queens College

Robert W. McChesney   co-founder FreePress, “Dollarocracy”,

  Professor of Communications, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champlain

Nancy MacLean   “Democracy in Chains”, William H. Chafe Professor of History & Public Policy, Duke

Melissa Peltier   Filmmaker “The Game Is Up
Victor Pickard   "Democracy Without Journalism?: Confronting the Misinformation Society

  Professor of Media Policy and Political Economy; Media, Inequality & Change Center,  UPenn
Jennifer Reitman    Founder and Publisher of Dame Magazine

Grace G. Roosevelt    Professor Emerita of History and Education, Metropolitan College of NY

Jen Senko    Director, Author, Media activist
Sue Wilson  Journalist, Media Action Center

Jack Zevin    Co-Director, Taft Institute for Government and Civic Education, Queens College


Michael Edelstein    Emeritus Professor of Economics,Queens College & The Graduate Program

Raymond Franklin   Professor Emeritus in Economics,Queens College

Mary M. Gannon   Racial Justice Consultant and Organizer    
Bruce Hartford   Freelance journalist, Civil Rights Movement Archive

Gad Heuman    Professor Emeritus, Warwick   
Jeffrey P. Kaplan Dept of Ling. & Asian/Middle Eastern Languages, San Diego State University

Nelson Kasfir    Professor of Government Emeritus,Dartmouth Collete

Irving Leonard Markovitz    Professor Emeritus of Political Science,Queens College

Francois Pierre-Louis    Professor of Political Science, Queens College   
Carl Riskin    Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Queens College
Franklin D. Roosevelt III    Professor Emeritus, Sarah Lawrence College
Allan J. Tobin Professor Emeritus, UCLA   
Frank Warren    Professor Emeritus    History, Queens College

News Organizations    

   Better to Speak

   DAME Magazine

   Hamden Patch

   Lake Forest Park Town Crier
        

Non-Partisan Organizations    

   Defenders of Democracy Against Disinformation

   Friends of Environmental Conservation 

   Media Action Center
   Taking Back America's Courts
  Truth Tuesdays at Fox

    

Additional individuals

Cimbria Badenhausen

Larry Bakos

Ellen Bender

Christopher Benz

Elizabeth W. Briggs

Melodie Bryant

Terry Burke

Karen Byrne

Richard Cecconi

Jacklyn Chapman

Lisa Chase

David M. Clark

Sue Cohen

Jodi Conway

Rebecca Davison

Gerald Delahunty

Dianne Eaton

James Eaton

Marion G. Eisen

Patricia Frsella

Norton Garber

Jordan Gass-Poore

Peri Good

Peter Gould

Harvey Gram

Dee Grimm

Jamie Gulin

Leah Herzberg

Ramona Hillier-O'Hara

Harriet Hirsch

Rolaine Hochstein

Kelly House

Jillian Hurley

Joni K. Goodwin

Tony Kahn

John Kalas

Paul Kalkstein

Lauren W Kaplan

Merle Kaufman

Barbara Kaufman

Tim Kipp

Christine Kohnert

Dorothy Grace Krasner

Emmanuel Krasner

Abbi Lichtenstein

Barbara Linsley

Stephan Malick

Agata Mandrioli

Debrianna Mansini

Jonathan Markovitz

Rosemary Maurer

Tami McBride

Patrick McCabe

William McClain

Susan Mcdonald

Clara McIver

Clarice M McKenney

Karen Merson

Lisa Merton

Susan K. Nagy

James R. O'Neill

Mairead O’Grady

Colin Oatley

Agnes Orlando

John Panzer

Melissa Jo Peltier

Jascha Pick

Ken Pick

Anna Plumlee

Robert Polk

Lynne Portnoy

Linda Quilty

James R. Ransomer

Kim Rockhold

Diane Sacks

John Saraniero

Virginia Scholl

Melinda See

Steven Simons

Gary Spangler

Susan G. Stamler

David Stone

Sujata Subramanian

Jeffrey Szanto

Sheldon Teicher

Karla Teitler

Blair Tuckman

Alan van Capelle

Teresa Van Etten

Sarah Waldo

Carmen Webb

Dubbs Weinblatt

Mike Weland

Sara J. Welch

Frances White

Mary "Kitty" Williston

Suzanne Winland

Kristin Wintermute

Patrick Yee

Hratch Zadoian

Andreanna J. Zobian
 

Contact:  info@MediaAndDemocracyProject.org

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