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Audio: Steve Norris and David Swanson on Surreal News

Our Oct 2 show on WSLR 96.5 LP FM Sarasota’s Community Radio Station News and Public Affairs welcomes David Swanson, author “Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union.” “Daybreak offers a powerful and compelling picture of what real change in America could look like. The world needs more true advocates of democracy like David Swanson!” -Thom Hartmann (Syndicated Radio Show host)



Daybreak and the Black Commentator

"Daybreak" Is Breaking Out


"Daybreak" is outselling all expectations and into its second printing in its first month.  It's even in the media, especially on the radio every day. 
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The tour of 47 cities has made 12 stops so far with 35 to come. 

The Black Commentator at is printing a series of three excerpts from the book as part of David Swanson's new regular column there.

Read all three:

1. You Have Only the Right to Remain Silent
2. A Second Bill of Rights
3. Part 3 will appear Oct. 8th

New Mexico Five for Truth

New Mexico Tour Presented by VETERANS FOR PEACE

Taos, Santa Fe and Albuquerque
OCTOBER 9, 10, 11

Detailed schedule here:

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Daybreak in Florida With C-Span

David Swanson will discuss his book "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union.

Oct. 12, 13 Tampa / St. Petersburg, FL
Oct. 14 Miami, FL (with C-Span filming)
Oct. 15 Orlando, FL

Details here:

NPR Interview: An Evening With Guy Rathbun and Guest David Swanson

From Ventura up to Salinas, for you left coasters, catch my interview with host Guy Rathbun on tonight, and later tonight or tomorrow morning listen to the podcast on the NPR podcast page.