STATEWIDE — With growing mistrust of mainstream news sources, an ever-growing portion of the public is turning to alternative news providers. The Internet has provided a venue for an expanding array of websites and blogs that deliver news and journalism otherwise largely unavailable to the public. Among those sources of news and information is the online radio program entitled Forbidden America.
Found at http://forbiddenamerica.com, the program has been broadcasting since May of 2011, providing a platform for discussion of news items; an exploration of social issues; and insightful commentary.
Original Program Host Steve McManus has been joined in recent weeks by Joseph Peterson, Co-Founder and Editor of http://TruthIsScary.com, a leading Web presence in the Alternative News field. The size of the program’s listening audience has grown exponentially and has global reach. In addition to the United States, current listeners are found in New Zealand, China, Europe, the U.K. and elsewhere.
Past guests on the program have included:
Pat LaMarche, ‚ÄúLeft Out In America‚ÄĚ, and
Peter Van Buren, ‚ÄúWe Meant Well – How I helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People‚ÄĚ;
Lauren Tivey, ‚ÄúThe Breakdown Atlas‚ÄĚ;
Documentary Film Makers-
Michael Murphy, ‚ÄúWhat in the World are They Spraying?‚ÄĚ;
Jonathan Rauch, ‚ÄúGay Marriage: Why It Is Good for Gays, Good for Straights, and Good for America‚ÄĚ ;
Dr. Dahlia Wasfi, M.D.;
As well as-
Clandestine Informants; Psychics; Survivalists; and Atheists.
The one-hour program currently broadcasts live at 11 p.m. on Saturdays and is available as an archived podcast.
Contact Name: Steve McManus