The national Grassroots Radio Conference was held on July 24 – 27th, 2008 in Portland, Oregon- USA.  The conference culminated with a keynote presentation by Saed Bannoura, the editor-in-chief of the IMEMC, along with a media activist from Oaxaca, Mexico.Click on the link to hear an MP3 recording of the speech, which focuses on media repression in Palestine, and the efforts to create a grassroots media movement.