Propaganda and War

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US media and its naive support of Israel's war on Lebanon

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As the current explosion of rampant Israeli killings of Lebanese and Palestinians goes on while the US continues to kill anything that moves in Iraq, most U.S. newspapers continue to embarrass themselves.

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In the Middle East, media outlets go for the fear

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The US media's familiar narratives in Lebanon coverage masks important compliexities and serves political priorities at home.

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The forgotten war in Afghanistan

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With a few stellar exceptions, the U.S. media have largely ignored the fighting in Afghanistan. Here’s why that’s a serious mistake.

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Press overlooks U.S. role as arms merchant in mideast conflict

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For better or worse, the U.S. has a special role in the current conflict as supplier of the best weapons money can buy to one side. Yet the media nearly always underplays this angle, even though it has enormous consequences, not just for those under fire in Lebanon but for Americans at home.

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Fox News (officially) abandons journalism in the Middle East

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Fox News takes one-sided reporting to new lows in its recent war coverage.

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US press ignores Israeli role in provoking conflict

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Israeli contribution to conflict is forgotten by leading papers

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The media's job is to interest the public in the public interest. -John Dewey