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Media Coverage of Iraq

Would President Bush Have Gone To War In Iraq If He Faced Incessant Coverage Of That War By the Television Networks?

Norman Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Norman Horowitz

In the past, aggressive media coverage helped turn around public opinion about the Vietnam War. The press did ultimately get beyond the pro-military reporting from Vietnam.

Iraq Media Blackout at 2 Minutes Per Week

Max and the Marginalized | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Max and the Marginalized

Our song about the Iraq media blackout is short, but once you get past the second chorus you will have spent more time listening to it than two of the major networks spent discussing the war this week.

Lessons Not Learned: The Media Continues to be MIA on the Truth about Iraq War

Bennet Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bennet Kelley

Sadly, the McClellan revelations and the Phase II report reveal that, despite their public penance, much of the media would rather ignore this whole matter of the lead up to war.

Iraq War Disappears As TV Story

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Remember the war in Iraq? The question isn't entirely facetious. The war has nearly vanished from TV screens over the past few month...

Bearing Witness: Reuters Presents Five Years Of War Coverage

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On March 20, 2003, US and British forces invaded Iraq in what they said was a mission to rid Iraq of weapons of mass destruction. 21 days later, the ...

Pentagon And The Media Fall In Love Again

NY Times | Tom Shanker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The anguished relationship between the military and the news media appears to be on the mend as battlefield successes from the troop increase in Iraq ...