Esperanto In the News

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July 6, 2009 -- Here's a link to a nice article about David Richardson’s new book. The book is about Richard Geoghegan, who translated Zamenhof's original Esperanto pamphlet into English in 1889, and who was a co-founder of the Seattle Esperanto Society in 1906.  David also wrote the book Esperanto: Learning and Using the International Language.

July 3, 2009 -- The European Jewish Press presents this article about Esperanto lessons displayed on billboards on Polish buses in honor of the 150th birth year of Zamenhof, the founder of Esperanto.

May 18, 2009 -- Time magazine featured a story about an author who wrote a book about her explorations of many created languages, including Esperanto and Klingon.,8599,1898948,00.html

Date Unknown -- Michael Jackson used Esperanto in at least one of his music videos as part of his efforts to promote world peace.