EMBARGO Monica Film Center Q&A schedule: Sept. 7th – Director: Jeri Rice; Vice President Los Angeles Port Commissioners: Dave Arian; Editor-in-Chief of Truthdig: Bob Scheer; and American author, journalist and public speaker: Nomi Prins. Sept. 8th – Q&A following 7:10pm screening: Director Jeri Rice and American investigative journalist and author Russ Baker.
Russell W. “Russ” Baker is an American investigative journalist and author. In 2005, he founded the nonprofit The Real News Project and its news website WhoWhatWhy.org. He is the author of a 2008 book, Family of Secrets, that outlines what it claims are connections between President George H.W. Bush and the Watergate scandal and the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.