Written and directed by Tim Robbins, Embedded is a ripped-from-the-headlines satire about the madness surrounding brave men and women on the front lines of a Middle East conflict. It skewers lapdog embedded journalists, scheming government officials and the media's insatiable desire for heroes.
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CNN SYSTEM OF SCRIPT APPROVAL
By Robert Fisk; THE INDEPENDENT (UK); February 25, 2003
CBS OFFERS JESSICA LYNCH STARDOM
By Jim Rutenberg, New York Times
LEO STRAUSS, GEORGE BUSH, AND THE PHILOSOPHY OF MASS DECEPTION
Earl Shorris, Harpers’ Magazine, June 2004
NEOCONSERVATISM HAS MORE COMPLEX ROOTS THAN JUST THE IDEAS OF LEO STRAUSSS
Kitty Clarke AdBusters Magazine Sept/Oct, 2003
LEO STRAUSS’S DAUGHTER SPEAKS OUT
Jenny Strauss Clay, New York Times, June 7, 2003
AMANPOUR: CNN PRACTICED SELF-CENSORSHIP
Peter Johnson, USA TODAY, September 14, 2003
TOO BAD DUBYA DOESN’T READ
In his memoir A World transformed (1998), George Bush, Senior, wrote the following: