Lawrence, KS - Events Local News Groups Contact
Norman Solomon on the Military-Industrial-Media Complex
By Tim Hjersted / filmsforaction.org
Mar 23, 2008

For your weekly dose of independent perspective, here's a presentation by Norman Solomon covering, in greater depth, the ideas presented in the documentary film "War Made Easy". If you've already seen the film, it adds some great thought to simmer on.- Tim

In other news...
3% of News Covers War, after 5 Years
"Last week marked the fifth anniversary of the war in Iraq, but you might not have seen much about it on TV. Just 3% of the news in February was dedicated to the war and fewer than one in three Americans know how many American troops have died in Iraq. Believe it or not, a study just released by the Pew Research Center shows that press coverage of the war is at the lowest point since the war began. Please take a minute now to sign an open letter to the media and demand that major networks increase their coverage of the Iraq war." - from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America.
0.0 ·
0

Support Films For Action

Films For Action empowers citizens with the information we need to help create a more just, sustainable, and democratic society.

We receive no government or corporate funding and rely on our supporters to keep us going. Donate today.

Trending Today
The White Man in That Photo
Riccardo Gazzaniga19,444 views today ·
Why I've Started to Fear My Fellow Social Justice Activists
Frances Lee7,492 views today ·
The Myth of Positivity: Why Your Pain Holds a Mighty Purpose
umair haque5,716 views today ·
The Invention of Capitalism: How a Self-Sufficient Peasantry was Whipped Into Industrial Wage Slaves
Yasha Levine2,155 views today ·
There Is No One Right Way to Be an Activist
Tim Hjersted2,087 views today ·
Lao Tzu's Four Rules for Living
Azriel ReShel1,834 views today ·
What Do You Think About When You Hear People Say That 'We're All One'?
Tim Hjersted1,731 views today ·
Today I Rise: This Beautiful Short Film Is Like a Love Poem For Your Heart and Soul
4 min1,614 views today ·
Reboot Your Life: 20 Mental Barriers You Should Let Go Of
Gilbert Ross1,391 views today ·
Load More
Join us on Facebook
Norman Solomon on the Military-Industrial-Media Complex