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When News Lies

When News Lies Cover

When News Lies

Media Complicity and the Iraq War [With DVD]

By Danny Schechter

Select Books (NY), Paperback, 9781590790731, 254pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2005

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Description
When News Lies is the untold story of media war behind Iraq; the American government's efforts to manipulate war coverage; and the media's own timidity and reluctance to do its job-report the news to the public.Veteran author, video journalist, and media critic, Danny Schechter, takes us on a sometimes frightening, sometimes humorous journey behind the scenes of the media machine that sold us Operation Iraqi Freedom.This innovative new publishing format includes the full length DVD of Danny's award winning and controversial documentary, WMD-Weapons of Mass Deception.
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