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US Media Poodles

Irancove @ November 22, 2007 # 3 Comments

Norman Solomon at the Guardian: The political feasibility of waging these tragic wars can be largely traced to the US media’s reflexive capitulations to the administration in Washington – providing stenographic services far more often than tough scrutiny.

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Gareth Porter: Israel’s Syrian Airstrike Was Aimed at Iran

Irancove @ November 22, 2007 # 5 Comments

Source: Common DreamsĀ  Until late October, the accepted explanation about the Sep. 6 Israeli airstrike in Syria, constructed in a series of press leaks from U.S. officials, was that it was prompted by dramatic satellite intelligence that Syria was building a nuclear facility with help from North Korea. But new satellite evidence has discredited that […]

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