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Distant Voices Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIThroughout his distinguished career as a journalist and film maker, John Pilger has looked behind the official versions of events to report the real stories of our timeThe centrepiece of this new, expanded edition of his bestselling Distant Voices is Pilger s reporting from East Timor, which he entered secretly inand where a third of the population has died as a result of Indonesia s genocidal policies This edition also contains new material as well as all the original essays from the myth making of the Gulf War to the surreal pleasures of Disneyland Breaking through the consensual silence, Pilger pays tribute to those dissenting voices we are seldom permitted to hear.


10 thoughts on “Distant Voices

  1. Stef Rozitis Stef Rozitis says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIThis one is hard to put a rating to and three is pretty parsimonious of me A lot about the book is still relevant and well worth reading even after all this time Some of the earlier sections contain repetition with two orarticles written about the same thing so that you get overloaded and they lose punch but they are very punchy articles to begin with I would love to dismiss a lot of what Pilger says as paranoia and go back to anaive and secure view of the world, but sadly a lot This one is hard to put a rating to and three is pretty parsimonious of me A lot about the book is still


  2. Lysergius Lysergius says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBII get the distinct impression that throughout his distinguished career as a journalist and film maker, John Pilger has tried to look behind the official versions of events to report the on the truth the age we live in.The centrepiece of this new, expanded edition of his bestselling Distant Voices is his reporting from East Timor where at the time of writing 1993 a third of the population had died as a result of Indonesia s genocidal policies supported of course by the US This edition co I get


  3. Debbie Cleaveley Debbie Cleaveley says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIA journalist whose work I have admired and been inspired by for many years Essential reading on things that should be headline news but rarely are.


  4. Kerem Kerem says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIPilger is an excellent journalist, not only a powerful writer but also someone who dares to go places no one else would go or say almost no one Two main parts of the book are focused on East Timor and Cambodia, though there s a lotto this book, so don t expect that to be the main theme One aspect of Pilger s writing I particularly admire is that even though the majority of his coverage is extremely depressing and sad with all the worst of humanity coming out, he maintains his hopeful t Pilger is an excellent journalist, not only a powerful writer but also someone who dares to go places no one else would go or say almost no one Two main parts of the book


  5. Nux Nux says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIThe main reason I bought this book and Noam Chomsky s Rogue State was because I was fascinated and wanted to know what actually happened in Timor Having heard a third hand account from friends who went there as the Observers at the time of the Public Opinion s Poll time, I found some of the stories just didn t match hence the book s I d have to say that it s an eye opener and quit


  6. Mark Colenutt Mark Colenutt says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIPilger has written many books and they are all important works I have singled this one out as it is a good start to his work and the world that surrounds us It not only covers issues in Britain, his adopted home, and Australia, his native land, butimportantly international events, many of which Pilger has witnessed first hand Special place is given to East Timor which was visited by Pilger and there is a revisit to Combodia.Pilger s documentary Year Zero about the Pol Pot regime made Pilger has written many books and they are all important works I have singled this one out as it is a good start to his work and the world that surrounds us It not only covers issues in Britain, his adopted home, and Australia, his native land, butimportantly international events, many of which Pilger has witnessed first hand Special place is given to East Timor which was visited by Pilger and there is a revisit to Combodia.Pilger s documentary Year Zero about the Pol Pot regime made his name Pol P


  7. Kevin Tole Kevin Tole says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIIt s kind of strange how it is at the same moment a little dated and at the same time bang up to date The same problems the same circumstances, just different places and different people.Pilger is a valid voice chipping away at the pillars of the establishment and one of the few voices out there making a coherent though generally ignored plea in the darkness for both the left and humanity in general His writing is always interesting.This covers a broad range of subjects and is like Heroes.


  8. Teri Cooper Teri Cooper says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBISmashes open some pretty grim patches of Australian inequality like a watermelon off a bridge This book should be added to the high school curriculum to give the other side to the sanitised version taught in schoolsat least, it was 25 years ago when I was still in school Top read.


  9. Julie Julie says:

    Paperback ´ Distant Voices PDF/EPUB Ð distant kindle, voices free, Distant VoicesDistant Voices MOBIA real eye opener into what s really going on as regards the foreign policies of the British and US governments.


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