Greg Palast is a US independent journalist -- a sort of American John Pilger. As a means to promote the message contained in his new book Armed Madhouse -- about the USA today -- he has set segments of the book to music by running an Armed Madhouse remix contest. If you want to know what that sounds like, check the audio out here. Inspiring stuff.
If Marshall McLuhan said that the medium is the message then this is that and more.