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Norman Solomon

Articles by Norman Solomon

Aiding Democracy

Aiding Democracy

Jun 07, 2013 Norman Solomon

Of all the charges against Bradley Manning, the most pernicious— and revealing— is “aiding the enemy.”

The Fatal Handshake In Baghdad

The Fatal Handshake In Baghdad

Nov 06, 2006 Norman Solomon

Saddam Hussein has received a death sentence for crimes he committed more than a year before Donald Rumsfeld...

The Grid Of Hypocrisy

The Grid Of Hypocrisy

Oct 10, 2006 Norman Solomon

Nuclear weapons can't be controlled by saying, in effect, "Do as we say, not as we do". By developing their...

Media Tall Tales For The Next War

Media Tall Tales For The Next War

Sep 26, 2006 Norman Solomon

The Sept. 25 edition of Time magazine illustrates how the US news media are gearing up for a military attack...

P.U.-litzer Prizes: 2005

P.U.-litzer Prizes: 2005

Dec 22, 2005 Norman Solomon

More than a dozen years ago, I joined with Jeff Cohen (founder of the media watch group FAIR) to establish...

Dangerous Demagogues

Dangerous Demagogues

Jun 28, 2005 Norman Solomon

Now the Tehran-Washington axis of demagogues is more dangerous than ever. They're very likely to feed off...

Media Disremorse

Media Disremorse

Dec 09, 2004 Norman Solomon

Early in the coldest season, optimists think of the day after solstice. It's predictable: the hemisphere will...

Bush Media Endgame

Bush Media Endgame

Oct 14, 2004 Norman Solomon

With the presidential debates now behind us, the struggle for the White House will tilt even more toward...

The Deadly Lies Of Reliable Sources

The Deadly Lies Of Reliable Sources

Feb 06, 2004 Norman Solomon

Overall, the news media helped to create a great market for war. The media war of 2004 is well underway. To...

Not A 'Silly Season'

Not A 'Silly Season'

Aug 14, 2003 Norman Solomon

Contrary to media cliches about 'the silly season', this is a time of very serious -- and probably...

A Lethal Way To Dispatch News

A Lethal Way To Dispatch News

Apr 10, 2003 Norman Solomon

In times of war, journalists can serve as vital witnesses for the people of the world. So it's especially...

In A Techno Trance

In A Techno Trance

Mar 27, 2003 Norman Solomon

Transfixed with tactical maneuvers and overall strategies inside Iraq, media outlets rarely mention that this...

Casualties Of War

Casualties Of War

Mar 20, 2003 Norman Solomon

As the apt cliché says, truth is the first casualty of war. But another early casualty is conscience.

War Needs Good Public Relations

War Needs Good Public Relations

Oct 29, 2001 Norman Solomon

For some people, war is terror, disaster and death. For others, it's a PR problem.

When Journalists Report For Duty

When Journalists Report For Duty

Sep 24, 2001 Norman Solomon

The news profession seems to be morphing into PR flackery for Uncle Sam.