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    Amber Lyon

    Investigative Journalist & Photographer
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    Amber Lyon is an Emmy Award-winning investigative journalist, photographer, and founder of the news website Muckraker.com. Formerly of CNN, Lyon’s investigations have focused on human rights violations, revolutions, and environmental issues. She is known for her work reporting on worldwide press censorship, human rights abuses against pro-democracy protesters in Bahrain, and police brutality against protesters in the United States. Lyon’s first book, "Peace, Love, and Pepper Spray", will be published in late 2013. The book is filled with inspiring photographic essays of protest highlighting Americans as they fight corruption.

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    Saturday, Oct 19 2013

    12 PM

    Hear from modern day Robin Hoods; advocates and unsung heroes who are fighting to build a better world for the rest of us to thrive in. These are... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Cadillac Palace Theatre

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