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Films and Commentary from Saul Landau

saul@ips-dc.org
3801 W. Temple Ave.
Pomona, CA, 91768


Films and Commentary from Saul Landau

Saul Landau

Saul Landau was an internationally known scholar, author, commentator, and filmmaker on foreign and domestic policy issues. He was a fellow at IPS since 1972 and at the Transnational Institute since 1974 until his death in 2013. He wrote 13 books, thousands of newspaper and magazine articles and reviews, and made more than 40 films and TV programs on social, political, economic and historical issues.

Among his numerous accolades, Saul received the George Polk Award for Investigative Reporting and an Emmy for his 1980 film, "Paul Jacobs and the Nuclear Gang" (with Jack Willis), as well as the Letelier-Moffitt Award for his human rights work. He won a Golden Apple award for "The Sixth Sun: Mayan Uprising in Chiapas" as well as first prizes in many festivals with films about Fidel Castro, Salvador Allende and Subcomandante Marcos. He was Professor Emeritus at Cal Poly Pomona University. 

Saul's columns can be read on www.progresoweekly.com and at saullandau.wordpress.com. Saul's newest film is "Will the Real Terrorist Please Standup" (2011). It is available on DVD.

Recent Work

Blog
Violence Defines American Culture
August 3 - When James Holmes mowed down twelve people and wounded almost sixty at a movie theater in Colorado, aggression penetrated my pores, inundated my brain and covered the cells of my heart.

Op-Ed
Smoldering Planet
July 30 - Colorado's wildfires and the record heat waves should sober up some climate change doubters. Published in The Register Citizen (Torrington, CT) and The Liberty (TX) Vindicator.

Blog
Wild Fires are Exactly What Global Warming Looks Like
July 17 - Consevatives claim this is the biggest scientific fraud ever, but reality says this is our greatest collective challenge.

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