of what happens on the ground in IRAQ (or anywhere else), perceptions will
Perceptions that are the product
of the Facts being "Filtered / Distorted" by organs like Al-Jazeera
et al.--It is a Classic case of "Wag the Dog."
Middle East Media is an amalgam of
western technology, and lessons learned from, and taught by, the
left wing US and European Media.
Put another way, they Beat the Crap
out of the Truth until it is Unrecognizable, and fits their Agenda.
In every case: The TRUTH is DOA.
We may Win the War, but the Iraqis
could lose a Democracy.
Media power was demonstrated by Walter
Cronkite's stating the U.S. had lost the Tet Offensive. The
TRUTH was, the U.S. won it decisively; but because he was "the most trusted
man in America," his statement stood as the Truth. That was the beginning
of the End.