Our Press Team

Project Censored spokespersons are frequently sought-after expert sources on topics including free speech challenges, media literacy and ethics, journalism, new media, and the intersections of media, politics, and culture

Allison Butler
Censored Press author, director of Undergraduate Advising and Director of Media Literacy Certificate Program, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Eleanor Goldfield
Co-host of Project Censored Radio, journalist, and filmmaker
Nolan Higdon
Project Censored judge, Lecturer at Merrill College and University of California, Santa Cruz
Mickey Huff
Project Censored director; executive producer/co-host of Project Censored Radio; Professor of Social Science, History, and Journalism
Steve Macek
Contributor to Project Censored's yearbooks, co-coordinator of Project Censored's campus affiliates program, Professor at North Central College in Illinois
Andy Lee Roth
Project Censored associate director, Co-coordinator of Project Censored's campus affiliate program, Former faculty member in sociology at Citrus College, Pomona College, and Sonoma State University

Press Releases

Project Censored on Banned Books Week

September 18-24 is the 40th annual Banned Books Week. Project Censored says we should commemorate it by redoubling our efforts to fight censorship.


Sept 14, 2022

Does UNESCO’s campaign to stamp out Covid-19 conspiracy theories really help stop their spread?


August 5, 2022

Project Censored Partners with the Annual Whistleblower’s Summit & Film Festival


June 24, 2022

Project Censored Welcomes Summer Interns


June 6, 2022

Project Censored Launches “Dispatches from Project Censored: On Media and Politics, ” a new bi-weekly column


July 1, 2022

Recent Media Placements

Parallax Views w/ J.G. Michael

Nolan Higdon and Allison Butler on Parallex Views with J.G. Michael

Sept 5, 2022

The San Francisco Chronicle

Zuckerberg interview with Joe Rogan was public relations propaganda

Sept 2, 2022

The Thom Hartmann Program

Did Big Tech Make Big Money Spying on Your Kids Featuring Nolan Higdon

Aug 29th, 2022


Strangers are spying on your child. And schools are paying them to do it.

Aug 24th, 2022


Nolan Higdon and Mickey Huff: Defund the Democratic Party

July 3, 2022

The Scheer Intelligence Show on KCRW

Has America Lost the Key to Democracy?

June 24, 2022

Ralph Nader Radio Hour

The News That Didn’t Make The News

June 18, 2022

Literary Hub

Can We Trust Anything We Read in the Media These Days?

April 22, 2022

Ms. Magazine

‘The News That Didn’t Make the News’: How the Media Ignores Important Stories About Gender Violence and Inequity

April 4, 2022


The TikTok time bomb: The nascent social media app is feeding us junk food news nonstop

February 23, 2022


Attacks on Journalists Are Just One Looming Threat to Press Freedom in the US

February 13, 2022

Rumble with Michael Moore

The Most Censored Stories of the Year (featuring the Editors of Project Censored)

February 3, 2022

Index on Censorship

Omission is the same as permission

Link to full text

January 12, 2022

The American Prospect

Project Censored, Part 1: The New Normal Is More Normalized Censorship

November 25, 2021

The Markaz Review

The New Gatekeepers: How proprietary algorithms increasingly determine the news we see

March 14, 2021

YES! Magazine

Should This Article Be Trusted?

December 21, 2020