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Never believe anything until it's officially denied!

Advantages: The truth is out there
Disadvantages: But you have to want to find it

The truth is often offensive and that's why most of you have only ever heard your news from aesthetically pleasing TV journalists like Raggi Omah, John Simpson and Kate Aidie, patronising you with sanitised sound bites so you can sleep guilt free at night ...

thedevilinme 23.08.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs - John Pilger (Editor)

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Tell Me No Lies

Advantages: great book
Disadvantages: None

"Tell Me No Lies" is one of the best books I've ever read. According to:smh.com "Alongside such famous stories as fellow Australian Philip Knightley's thalidomide scandal and Seymour Hersh's investigation of how US soldiers massacred hundreds of civili ...

Nazuku 12.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs - John Pilger (Editor)

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Tell Me No Lies

Advantages: Superb book, great collection, Pilger's comments.
Disadvantages: Bit bulky if you want to carry it around.

"News is something somebody else doesn't want printed; all else is advertising." - William Randolph Hearst 1863-1951 We all have those news stories that we carry with us. The ones that changed the way we saw the world. Frequently, they so affected us b ...

Aoife303 07.03.2006 · Read full review
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Even Moore Opinionated & Angry!

Advantages: Should reach a large audience being about controversial issues but hilarious and easy to read
Disadvantages: Will the right people a) read it and b) listen and take action?

Few who watched the 2003 Academy Awards – the one where most of the actresses wore black as a mark of respect because of the war – could have missed Michael Moore. Whilst on stage to collect his well-deserved Oscar for “Bowling for Columbine” Moore made h ...

Tricia24 29.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Stupid White Men...And Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! - Michael Moore

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You talking to me beard face?

Advantages: Thought provoking
Disadvantages: Dated

...Having enjoyed a couple of Michael Moore films I was interested to see what his written work is like so I arranged a book swap through readitswapit.co.uk to get a copy of Stupid White Men. For those not in the know about whom Michael Moore is and his ...

atticusuk 02.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Stupid White Men...And Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! - Michael Moore

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