The marathon bombing: What the media didn't warn you about
Written by Russ Baker
Friday, 19 April 2013 00:00
We’re the products of our environment, and, in many respects, the media defines that environment. Monday’s bombing at the Boston Marathon provides a perfect example of the defects of conventional news reportage — and proof that we urgently need something better.
French military intervention achieves 'zero image of the war front' media objective
Written by Reporters Without Borders
Friday, 15 February 2013 00:00
The United States warmly congratulated France today on the success of its "Operation Serval" in Mali but Reporters Without Borders regrets that France has had similar success with its goal of heavily restricting direct media coverage of the military intervention.
What would happen if anti-Zionists behaved like Zionists? What if anti-Zionists decided to target Zionist journalists using the massively disproportionate retaliation – the hundred-eyes-for-an-eye policy – favored by Zionists?
RT’s Abby Martin accuses Israel of war crimes for targeting journalists
Written by Common Dreams
Saturday, 24 November 2012 00:00
Abby Martin was the victim of a smear attempt by the Israel lobby, which accused her of support for terrorism (because she dared call illegal Israeli actions illegal). If more journalists stood up to such smear campaigns with her feistiness, the world would be a better place.