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A Free Press in Iraq
 
Malcolm G. Ratcliffe • 21 January 2004

Surely Mick Hall is dreaming. A free press, what the hell is that? If the 'press' can't expose the lies told by the current US administration, come on, an impartial free press in Iraq? Don't you know 'they' SHOOT those guys over there.

 

Major media outlets operate on government granted licences. In today's money grubbing, suck at the taxpayer's pork-barrel world, what media mogul wants to report "unbiased", less than flattering reports on their government or stormtroopers.....er, sorry, freedom angels, and risk losing their monopoly.

 

Good Morning Vietnam.







 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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