A superb history of the Israeli conquest and occupation of Palestine.
Archive for the ‘media’ Category
Posted by Dave (The Void) on August 8, 2007
Posted by Dave (The Void) on July 28, 2007
A fascinating look at America’s bizarre and highly secretive film ratings system. (98 mins, 2006)
Posted by michaelgreenwell on July 12, 2007
BBC Horizon programme
Posted by michaelgreenwell on July 9, 2007
Robert Greenwald’s documentary (even if he is part of moveon.org) shows excellently some of the techniques used by todays media.
Posted by Dave (The Void) on July 3, 2007
What better way to inaugurate this new blog than with John Pilger’s address (44 mins) to the recent Chicago Socialism Conference? Drawing upon his own vast experience, Pilger pulls no punches in this comprehensive account of how the media helps promote the agenda of Empire, covering up and normalising some of the 20th century’s worst crimes.
Posted by Dave (The Void) on June 1, 2007
In the light of recent media coverage, it’s high time I post this brilliant documentary (74 mins), which I found via a characteristically thorough and well-written article by Heathlander exposing the mendacious anti-Chavez smear campaign.
Posted by Dave (The Void) on February 19, 2007
You’re a journalist in Iraq. You have two choices: court near-certain death on the streets, or stay in custody of the all-powerful occupying forces. In this hardhitting documentary (49 mins), Jon Snow shows how this dilemma, combined with the natural squeamishness of television news, keeps us from ever appreciating the horrors of occupied Iraq.