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Robert McChesney

Robert McChesney

Robert W. McChesney is the Gutgsell Endowed Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the author or editor of 23 books. His work has been translated into 30 languages. He is the cofounder of Free Press, a national media reform organization. In 2008, the Utne Reader listed McChesney among their "50 visionaries who are changing the world."

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In Cowboy Capitalism, High Technology Worsens Economic Inequities

By Robert McChesney and John Nichols, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

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Robert W. McChesney: "Capitalism as We Know It Has Got to Go"

By Robert McChesney, Monthly Review Press | Book Excerpt

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Money and the Corporate Media Are Gagging Democracy

By Robert McChesney and John Nichols, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

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The Internet Is in Danger of Being Strangled by Commercialism

By Robert McChesney, The New Press | Book Excerpt
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Robert McChesney

Robert McChesney

Robert W. McChesney is the Gutgsell Endowed Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the author or editor of 23 books. His work has been translated into 30 languages. He is the cofounder of Free Press, a national media reform organization. In 2008, the Utne Reader listed McChesney among their "50 visionaries who are changing the world."

Other articles by this author

2016 0505karlin cat

In Cowboy Capitalism, High Technology Worsens Economic Inequities

By Robert McChesney and John Nichols, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

2014 1230blcat cat

Robert W. McChesney: "Capitalism as We Know It Has Got to Go"

By Robert McChesney, Monthly Review Press | Book Excerpt

2013 0813do cat

Money and the Corporate Media Are Gagging Democracy

By Robert McChesney and John Nichols, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

2013 0416e cat

The Internet Is in Danger of Being Strangled by Commercialism

By Robert McChesney, The New Press | Book Excerpt