- Media lies and the onset of war.
- Iraq. Began with big lies. Ending with big lies. Never forget.
- Robert Parry | Slip-Sliding to War with Iran
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Media lies and the onset of war.
Iraq. Began with big lies. Ending with big lies. Never forget. William Blum, War Is a Crime .org
"Most people don't understand what they have been part of here," said Command Sgt. Major Ron Kelley as he and other American troops prepared to leave Iraq in mid-December. "We have done a great thing as a nation. We freed a people and gave their country back to them."
Robert Parry | Slip-Sliding to War with Iran, Robert Parry, Consortium News
- In framing the story in support of the IAEA, the major US newspapers and TV networks ignored documentary evidence that the IAEA's new director-general was installed with the support of the United States and that he privately indicated to US and Israeli officials that he would help advance their goals regarding Iran. These facts could be found easily enough in WikiLeaks cables that the US news media has had access to since 2010. Yet, the Big Media has ignored this side of the story, even as the IAEA report has been touted again and again as virtually a smoking gun against Iran.
- The Big Lie Marches On