25 Oct '11, 1pm

John Pilger and Noam Chomsky debate future of radical media - Make a difference - The Ecologist

John Pilger and Noam Chomsky debate future of radical media - Make a difference - The Ecologist

Pilger alongside Mark Curtis, author of Secret Affairs: Britain's Collusion With Radical Islam, and Greg Philo, director of the Glasgow Media Group, headed up a packed session tackling War and the Media. The trio addressed the BBC's lack of impartiality in reporting the Israeli-Palestine conflict and the pressures journalists face with regards to how they report on the military occupation. This latter description is ubiquitously absent from reports by the public owned broadcaster for fear of receiving, as staff told Philo, ‘The call from Israel'.

Full article: http://www.theecologist.org/how_to_make_a_difference/camp...

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