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"Our Republic and its press will rise or fall together. An able, disinterested, public-spirited press, with trained intelligence to know the right and courage to do it, can preserve that public virtue without which popular government is a sham and a mockery. A cynical, mercenary, demagogic press will produce in time a people as base as itself. The power to mould the future of the Republic will be in the hands of the journalists of future generations."    Joseph Pulitzer
Is a Contactee Running for Congress?
When this story broke, PRG's first reaction was, "not helping, not helping." But upon further examination it appears to be substantive and significant. If Bettina Rodriguez Aguilera is a contactee, she is one courageous woman. She is also an accomplished person who is quite serious and committed to her truth.
Within the half million plus written accounts researchers have received from people claiming direct contact with extraterrestrials, there is one group referred to as the "nordics." What she describes seems to fit that genre. 
She is receiving a great deal of coverage that may reflect the changing attitudes of the general media. That said, she is in for a rough time and PRG wishes her the best.  Below is a sample of the media coverage of her candidacy.
PRG might mention, purely as a matter of speculation, there are potentially a very large number of contactees in the U.S. - most of them in the closet. If, say, a large number of those contactees were to donate to this woman's campaign, it could have quite an impact - EMILY (early money is like yeast).
Should one be so inclined, they could do that HERE.
Follow her on Twitter HERE.
Newsweek Special Edition
The venerable magazine
Newsweek has devoted a special edition to the question of extraterrestrials - out there or here. The issue features a number of researchers and treats the core subject with respect. Coming as it does in concert with the recent announcement from the To The Stars Academy of Arts and Sciences
, there is more cause for optimism as regards media engagement.  
On the newsstands now.
Blueprint for Interstellar Travel
 PRG colleague Paul Kirsch has an intriguing new book out about concepts relating to potential interstellar travel.

And, as we know, going interstellar is all the rage right now.
To The Stars Academy of Arts & Science Coverage
Follow media coverage of Tom DeLonge's "To The Stars Academy of Arts and Science" HERE.
Film Series Interview - Undisclosed Part 2
London film maker Phil Hardy interviewed PRG executive director Stephen Bassett in London on April 17, 2017 shortly before Bassett left for a week in Moscow addressing the Disclosure issues. The second of four parts of the extended interview has been released. The remaining segments will be released over the coming weeks.
Open Minds
Under the guidance of Alejandro Rojas Open Minds has become the premiere site for comprehensive, solid information in the genre of extraterrestrial related phenomena. It is an essential resource for PRG and all interested persons.  
Beyond Belief w/ George Norry
 PRG executive director Stephen Bassett's interview with George Noory on Beyond Belief was recently posted to the Gaia website.
MUFON's New Membership Drive
RVML Reopens at New Location

PRG is pleased to learn from long time supporter and friend, Jordan Pease, the Rogue Valley Metaphysical Library reopened at a new location in Ashland, OR on Thursday, September 28. This is mentioned as the RVML has a substantial book/video collection relating to extraterrestrial phenomena. 

An Important New Film Nears Completion
The long awaited film by Randy Nickerson about the September 16, 1994 encounter at the Ariel School in Ruwa, Zimbabwe and the investigation by Dr. John Mack is nearing completion. Its premiere will be a significant event, and PRG invites all to support this film in every way they can. Promote and share on social media, alert the press in your area, help with the completion funding. The legacy of Dr. Mack lives on.
PRG YouTube Channel

PRG's YouTube Channel Playlists has increased to 572 video/audio clips on the politics of Disclosure, evidence, witnesses, conferences, and more - most directly or indirectly related to PRG's advocacy work. Scores of X-Conference lectures have been added.


October 21, 2017
Salem, MA

Mysteries of Space and Sky

October 21, 2017
Gambrills, MD
PA MUFON Philly Conference
October 27-28, 2017
Langhorne, PA
& Contact 
October 29, 2017
Miami, FL
PA MUFON Pittsburgh Conf.
November 4, 2017
Greensburg, PA

XCongress 2017

November 4-5, 2017
Naples, Italy
StarworksUSA Conference 2017 
Nov 10-12, 2017
Laughlin, NV
Conscious Life Expo 2018 

Feb 9-12, 2018
Los Angeles, CA
IUFOC 2018 Conference

February 14-18, 2018
Phoenix, AZ
Support PRG's Disclosure Advocacy Work
IMPORTANT: PRG needs a major funder now to step forward and provide the resources to keep the pressure on the media and to reach out to other nations. Getting Disclosure done is now more important than ever. We must not let up during this time of political chaos. Contribute at GoFundMe or HERE.
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