Aaron Maté Speech at Izzy Award 2019 [AUDIO]

Aaron Mate is an independent Journalist, having hosted for The Real News, Democracy Now! and who’s writings have appeared in The Nation. He is a 2019 Izzy Award Winner. The award Ceremony took place on April 15, where he encouraged those attending to shift their their attention to more important policy issues that ‘Russiagate’ has been distracting the media from.w

WRFI first aired this on April 26th, 2019 on WRFI Community Radio News at 6.

Here is his speech, as well as an interview conducted by WRFI News Director Laura Rosbrow-Telem.

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