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Robert Jensen

Robert Jensen

Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin and board member of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center in Austin. He is the author of Arguing for Our Lives: A User's Guide to Constructive Dialogue (City Lights, 2013); and We Are All Apocalyptic Now: On the Responsibilities of Teaching, Preaching, Reporting, Writing, and Speaking Out. His many other books can be found hereJensen is also coproducer of the documentary film Abe Osheroff: One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing (Media Education Foundation, 2009), which chronicles the life and philosophy of the longtime radical activist. An extended interview Jensen conducted with Osheroff is online here.  Jensen can be reached at rjensen@austin.utexas.edu, and his articles can be found online here.

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Robert Jensen

Robert Jensen

Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin and board member of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center in Austin. He is the author of Arguing for Our Lives: A User's Guide to Constructive Dialogue (City Lights, 2013); and We Are All Apocalyptic Now: On the Responsibilities of Teaching, Preaching, Reporting, Writing, and Speaking Out. His many other books can be found hereJensen is also coproducer of the documentary film Abe Osheroff: One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing (Media Education Foundation, 2009), which chronicles the life and philosophy of the longtime radical activist. An extended interview Jensen conducted with Osheroff is online here.  Jensen can be reached at rjensen@austin.utexas.edu, and his articles can be found online here.

Other articles by this author

Our Democracy?

By Robert Jensen, Dissident Voice | Report

061513-3 thumb

Avoiding False Alternatives

By Robert Jensen, Truthout | Book Excerpt

2013 0319ir cat

An Illegal Anniversary

By Robert Jensen, Truthout | Op-Ed

My Presbyterian Cult

By Robert Jensen, Truthout | Op-Ed
Other archived articles by this author