We’re counting down the 40 days to NYWIFT’s 40th Anniversary Muse Awards with a look at some of our favorite honorees, all women of vision and achievement who have contributed to the film and television industry. Join us as we look back at #Muse40for40, and buy your tickets for the Muse Awards on Tuesday, December 10th at nywift.org/muse!
#37: Amy Goodman
By Kathryn O’Kane
Journalist Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.
“I see the media as a huge kitchen table that stretches across the globe and we all sit around and debate and discuss the most important issues of the day: war & peace, life & death and anything less than that is a disservice to a democratic society.”
Check out her 2016 acceptance speech:
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