Paul Jay on the Really Real News

May 17, 2014

Paul Jay joins us to discuss the importance of independent journalism, engaging an audience to find solutions that alter the status quo, and a new economic model that brings the public Real News.

Paul Jay is the CEO and senior editor of The Real News Network (TRNN) and has produced over 7,000 news stories published by TRNN. He is the host of the news analysis program, Reality Asserts Itself. He was the Executive Producer of CBC Newsworld’s independent flagship debate show CounterSpin, where he produced over 2,000 shows during its 10 years on air. Paul is also an internationally acclaimed, award-winning filmmaker whose films include Return To Kandahar, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows, Lost in Las Vegas, and Never-Endum-Referendum. He was also the Founding Chair of the Hot Docs International Festival (Toronto), now the largest in North America.

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