Jul
01
2011

Celebrating 25 Years of FAIR

Excerpts from our anniversary event

Glenn Greenwald--Photo Credit: Flickr Creative Commons/Gage Skidmore

On April 28, at New York City’s Symphony Space, FAIR celebrated our 25th anniversary with a remarkable line-up: political columnist Glenn Greenwald, Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman, MIT professor Noam Chomsky and filmmaker Michael Moore. It was a night we’ll never forget—from Greenwald’s stirring opening address to Michael Moore closing the evening by leading a sold-out audience of 700 people in singing “Happy Birthday” to the FAIR staff. The following are excerpts from the speeches given by each of our guests.   Glenn Greenwald: I realized very early on that if you’re someone who wants to meaningfully understand and analyze […]