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Media Iraq War

Bill Kristol's Angry Response To Demands For An Iraq Apology

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.20.2014 | Media

Bill Kristol, the editor of the Weekly Standard and one of the top cheerleaders for the Iraq War, has been singled out lately as one of the many war h...

Reporters Pour Into Iraq To Cover Crisis

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 06.16.2014 | Media

U.S. network correspondents have headed to Iraq to cover the growing violence as the militant group ISIS advances on Baghdad. "CBS Evening News" w...

Stop Calling the Iraq War A 'Mistake'

Dennis J. Kucinich | Posted 08.16.2014 | Politics
Dennis J. Kucinich

Calling the war a "mistake" is the language of denial, not contrition: it minimizes the Iraq War's disastrous consequences, removes blame, and deprives Americans of any chance to learn from our generation's foreign policy disaster.

How The Media Inflated The Toppling Of The Saddam Statue

newyorker.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The 2004 documentary film "Control Room" featured Al Jazeera journalists who argued that the toppling of Saddam's statue was merely "a show . . . a ve...

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.

Jason Linkins

GAO Report Faulting Bush On Lack Of 'Post-Surge Planning' Ignored, Downplayed In Media

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

According to a report, made public yesterday, by the Government Accountability Office, "The administration lacks an updated and comprehensive Iraq str...

Press Obedience Is The Norm

Dennis Perrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dennis Perrin

Under the American corporate system, the chief task of the propaganda wing, amusingly called "journalism," is to sell whatever the elites are pushing and marginalize anyone who openly dissents.

Shout It Out: There's Still a War Going On!

R.T. Eby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
R.T. Eby

The media have stopped covering the war. Bush has given up trying to accomplish his mission. Meantime, PFC George Delgado may very well have been the 4,000th American death in the war.

Jason Linkins

The Media And The Military: A Tale Of Modern Love

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In New York Times we learn that the press and the Pentagon are back in love with one another. Such good news!