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Old 09-30-2004, 01:34 PM   #1
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It is the absolute right of the State to supervise the formation of public opinion

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Pentagon wants 'uplifting accounts' about Iraq

Administration wants upbeat reports, will 'curtail' bad news about Iraq.
http://www.csmonitor.com/2004/0930/d...ate.html?s=ent

Nice.

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Old 10-02-2004, 05:01 PM   #2
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"I have come to the conclusion that we cannot win here for a number of reasons. Ideology and idealism will never trump history and reality," wrote Lorentz, who gives four key reasons for the likely failure: a refusal to deal with reality, not understanding what motivates the enemy, an overabundance of guerrilla fighters, and the enemy's shorter line of supplies and communication.
about time someone had a reality check.

this article is distressing, albeit not surprising in the least. when i read things like this and then am constantly bombarded by rhetoric about protecting the "homeland" i cannot help but fear a slipery sloap to fascism (i did NOT say nazism).
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