Wednesday, July 09, 2003

Edwards: The 'Nut' Theory Of Dissident Journalism: Illuminating discussion of the Iraqi sanctions issue and its reporting in the West. Pits Chomsky, Pilger, von Sponeck and Halliday against corporate hacks with predictable and amusing results. Vital for people who ask questions such as the following: "If what you say is true and credible experts have been saying for a long time that Iraq has no significant WMD capability, how can it be that I didn't see this possibility mentioned anywhere in the media before the war?" (Friend to Media Lens Editors, The Giddy Bridge public house, Southampton, May 17, 2003)"

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