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LISTEN: Filmmaker Robbie Martin Discusses Rise Of Neocon Movement After 9/11

On February 18, Daniel Wright talked with filmmaker Robbie Martin about his documentary series, “A Very Heavy Agenda” during a livestreamed Shadowproof Event.

For one hour, Wright and Martin discussed how the film series tackles the rise of the neoconservatives after 9/11, which stoked public fears of another terrorist attack to further their agenda for regime change and interventions abroad. The two also discuss the rise of a new, younger line of neocons permeating the media landscape today.

Listen using the player below, or find our recordings on iTunes under “Shadowproof Presents.”

Don’t miss the next Shadowproof Event: On Thursday, March 17 at 8pm EST. Kevin Gosztola will be joined by author and veteran Joseph Hickman to discuss his book, “The Burn Pits: The Poisoning Of America’s Soldiers,” about the devastating effects of toxic waste disposal in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Shadowproof events are free, online, and interactive — you just need a web browser to join. RSVP at bit.ly/sp-events2016

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Brian Sonenstein

Brian Sonenstein

Publishing Editor at Shadowproof and columnist at Prison Protest.