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War, Peace, and the Mass Media
Wednesday, April 30, 2003  
MSNBC Correspondent's Lecture Ires Bosses:
Ashleigh Banfield Tells It Like It Was

A April 24 lecture at Kansas State University by MSNBC correspondent Ashleigh Banfield that was highly critical of media coverage of the Afghanistan and Iraqi wars reportedly prompted her NBC employers to severly reprimand Banfield. Anyone who believes the American people were fully informed by cable TV news during the recent war would do well to read this insider's account, which can be accessed at ALTERNET

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