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September 21st, 2010


SAN JOSE, CA (Sept 21, 2010) — Academy Award-winning filmmaker and best-selling author, Michael Moore, has been named the recipient of the Steinbeck Award by the Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University. Moore will formally receive the "In the Souls of the People" award on Thursday, October ... continue reading

August 24th, 2008

The week's most talked about book

By Karla Mass / McClatchy Barack Obama and John McCain are on the verge of accepting the nomination of the Democratic and Republican parties during the 2008 national conventions. Democrats take the stage in Denver, Colorado, from August 25-28; and the Republican party arrives in similar style at St. Paul, ... continue reading

December 4th, 2005

Meet & Greet Dick Cheney in Houston on Monday

Update: The demonstration will be held from 5 pm to 7 pm. We will assemble on the sidewalk along Westheimer near Galleria entrances 2 and 3. If the turnout is as large as we anticipate, we should be able to spread out along South Post Oak, south of Westheimer, too.Location.Outside ... continue reading

November 8th, 2004

"No one wants a foreign occupational force in his country."

From: S. C. Date: Sat, 20 Dec 2003 Subject: Bowling DVD Hi Mike, I've been a fan since the "Roger and Me" days. Plus I saw you speak about 2 years ago at the University of Illinois on the Stupid White Men world tour. I don't see much of Champaign-Urbana ... continue reading

September 23rd, 2004

Moore brings political perspective to Syracuse University

by William Kates / Associated Press SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Documentarian and liberal rabble-rouser Michael Moore railed against the Bush administration and the war in Iraq and implored a sellout crowd of 10,000 people to vote in the Nov. 2 election. "You can't sit out this election. You must vote," he ... continue reading

September 4th, 2004

Michael Moore's Patriot Act; <i>How a blue-collar screw-up became the White House's nightmare</i>

By Mark Binelli / Rolling Stone Back in the mid-eighties, a filmmaker named Kevin Rafferty decided he wanted to include footage from a Ku Klux Klan rally in his documentary about white supremacists. A colleague suggested Rafferty give Michael Moore a call. The editor of a progressive weekly newspaper in ... continue reading

August 20th, 2004

How a Movie Can Move the Voting Public (Part 3)

“I have been a dedicated Republican for all of my life. Never really depended what they supported. I would vote because they were Republican. I saw ‘F/911 today.’ I was moved beyond words. I had to write and simply say thank you. Because of this movie, this year I will ... continue reading

August 17th, 2004

How a Movie Can Move the Voting Public -- 6,000 letters a day and counting

“Prior to seeing your movie, I considered myself a Republican and planned to vote for Bush. However, after seeing the movie my opinion strongly changed. You opened my eyes to bush's lies and sneaky tactics. I plan to join the marine corpse as I always had, but now I am ... continue reading

July 12th, 2004

The World According To Michael; Taking aim at George W., a populist agitator makes noise, news and a new kind of political entertainment

Time Magazine / Richard Corliss, Reported by Desa Philadephia and Jeffrey Ressner/Los Angeles, Jackson Baker/Memphis, Betsy Rubiner/Des Moines and John F. Dickerson and Adam Zagorin/Washington, with other bureausJuly 12, 2004 Was it all just a dream?" Michael Moore poses that question at the start of Fahrenheit 9/11, his docu-tragicomedy about ... continue reading

May 28th, 2004

<i>The Capital Times</i> : Moore's movie moment

Editorial / The Capital Times Now that Michael Moore's documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11" has been awarded the Palme d'Or, the highest award of the Cannes film festival, the American film industry faces a critical test. Controversial and of the moment, praised by most reviewers and now internationally acclaimed, "Fahrenheit 9/11" surely ... continue reading

May 5th, 2004

<i>The New York Times</i> : Disney Is Blocking Distribution of Film That Criticizes Bush

By Jim Rutenberg / The New York Times The Walt Disney Company is blocking its Miramax division from distributing a new documentary by Michael Moore that harshly criticizes President Bush, executives at both Disney and Miramax said Tuesday. The film, ''Fahrenheit 9/11,'' links Mr. Bush and prominent Saudis -- including ... continue reading

May 5th, 2004

<i>The New York Times</i>: "Disney Is Blocking Distribution of Film That Criticizes Bush"

"Disney Is Blocking Distribution of Film That Criticizes Bush" By Jim Rutenberg | The New York Times Wednesday, May 5, 2004 The Walt Disney Company is blocking its Miramax division from distributing a new documentary by Michael Moore that harshly criticizes President Bush, executives at both Disney and Miramax said ... continue reading

November 6th, 2003

"Dude": Fifth Week at #1 on New York Times Bestseller List

I'm back home after visiting 39 cities in 23 days on my book tour and I want to thank everyone who came by to see me. It was our biggest tour yet, with five to ten thousand people a night filling basketball arenas and county fair grounds across the country. ... continue reading

October 3rd, 2003

Michael Moore's New Book, "Dude Where's My Country?" Hits the Streets This Tuesday

I have written a new book, and this Tuesday it's being released. It's called, "DUDE, WHERE'S MY COUNTRY?" Because its content is likely to upset more than a few people, the publisher has "embargoed" the book until midnight Monday (which means no store or media outlet or anyone has access ... continue reading

April 8th, 2003

My Oscar "Backlash": "Stupid White Men" Back At #1, "Bowling" Breaks New Records

Dear friends, It appears that the Bush administration will have succeeded in colonizing Iraq sometime in the next few days. This is a blunder of such magnitude -- and we will pay for it for years to come. It was not worth the life of one single American kid in ... continue reading

January 7th, 2003

The Latest News about "Bowling for Columbine" and "Stupid White Men"

I am David Schankula, the editor of While Mike is away for a few weeks, I thought I would bring you up to date on the latest news regarding "Bowling for Columbine" and "Stupid White Men." "Bowling for Columbine" continues to roll on across the country in a way ... continue reading

November 27th, 2002

A Thanksgiving Day Letter from Michael Moore

Dear Friends, It is Thanksgiving 2002 and it would seem that there is little to give thanks for this year. W. has scored an unbelievable hat trick and is now the first Republican since Eisenhower to control the House, the Senate and the White House. There is no getting around ... continue reading

October 29th, 2002

"Bowling" Scores Big Again/5 Festivals Name it "Best Film"/My Month in London

Dear Friends, Another incredible weekend for "Bowling for Columbine" -- of ALL films in release, it was #2 in box office per screen average this week (and #1 in Canada!). Thank you to all of you who went to see it -- and for those who haven't, I'm doing my ... continue reading

October 9th, 2002

My Film, "Bowling for Columbine," Opens This Friday

Dear friends, fans, and fellow evildoers: I am very happy and excited to tell you that this Friday, October 11, my new film, "Bowling for Columbine," will open in New York and Los Angeles. It is, I promise, the last thing the Bushies want projected on the movie screens across ... continue reading

June 22nd, 2002

Stupid White Men Returns to #1 This Week on NY Times List / Plus, Mike's New Website and "Send Stupid White Men to Congress!"

Dear friends, Tomorrow (Sunday, June 23) ?Stupid White Men? begins its 16th week on the New York Times Best Seller list ? and, remarkably, it does so by returning, once again, to #1. I just want to thank all of you for this incredible response, but more importantly, I want ... continue reading

May 27th, 2002

"Bowling for Columbine" Wins Cannes Prize

Dear friends, By now you may have awakened to the news that last night, in Cannes, France, my new film, "Bowling for Columbine," was awarded the Special Prize of the 55th Cannes Film Festival. It had already made history by being the first documentary chosen to be part of the ... continue reading

February 22nd, 2002

Stupid White Men hits #1 on national bestseller list -- Thank You Everyone!

Dear friends, My book, the one that was apparently on its way to a big, nasty shredding machine just weeks ago, has now gone to number one on the bestseller list (fiction and nonfiction, hardcover and paperback combined)! I can't thank all of you enough for making this happen. ... continue reading

February 19th, 2002

I'm with Stupid and Today is the Day

Dear friends, Today is, frankly, a day I thought I would never see. It is the day my book goes on sale to the public. That should be a simple event, as it happens every day with dozens of books that find their way to the bookstores of America. But ... continue reading

February 13th, 2002

It Was Headed to the Shredder, Now They Say It's a Bestseller. Go Figure.

Dear friends, Thanks for all the letters since my email to you last week about the struggle I've been through trying to get my book released. And thanks for ordering it. The response has been overwhelming. Two months ago, it looked like 50,000 copies of Stupid White Men might head ... continue reading

February 5th, 2002

Fahrenheit 911

Dear Friends, I'd like to tell you a little tale, a personal story of what it is like to fear losing your freedom of speech, how it feels to be drowned in a wave of patriotism which threatens with all its might to suffocate your ideas and stifle dissent. For ... continue reading

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RIP Tony Benn, one of the UK's greatest leaders: Tony Benn, veteran Labour politician, dies aged 88 Former cabinet minister died at...

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