The unembedded truth

Beyond the Green ZoneBeyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq seeks the truth about Iraq beyond the blinkers of embedded reporting. The reality outside the comfort of the Green Zone squarely challenges the mainstream media picture of insurgency and everyday life there. Amy Blyth reviews Dahr Jamail’s book.

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The road not taken

Could the Iraq war have been prevented had the American media asked the right questions? How do conservative media commentators frame the actions of different religious communities? Does the media pay due attention to history? Mike Ghouse reflects on the political impact of mainstream media decisions.

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About a war

So Wrong for So Long: How the Press, the Pundits — and the President — Failed on Iraq lays bare the psychology of the ongoing self-censorship in the American media. There was not so much a conspiracy of silence about the war as an ideological refusal by the media to listen, see, and ask. Rohit Chopra reviews Greg Mitchell’s book.

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Professor Allen Tullos

Emory University

Professor Barry Richards

Bournemouth University

Bertrand Pecquerie

World Editors Forum

C Rammanohar Reddy

Economic and Political Weekly

Kelly Toughill

University of King's College

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University of Illinois-Chicago

Stephen Jukes

Bournemouth University

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Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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