a powerful means of war “framing”

20generals_spanThe Times revealed a disturbing pattern of military experts providing policy spin for the television networks.

The effort, which began with the buildup to the Iraqwar and continues to this day, has sought to exploit ideological and military allegiances, and also a powerful financial dynamic: Most of the analysts have ties to military contractors vested in the very war policies they are asked to assess on air.

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One Response to “a powerful means of war “framing””

  1. the dissenting voice | Understanding 9-11 Says:

    […] press there are critical perspectives from time to time, including the New York Times which had an investigation of the Pentagon/media complex.  All are relevant perspectives in answering the question, Did journalism support of undermine […]

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