TITLE

Whose Side Are They On?

AUTHOR(S)
Smillie, Dirk; Stanley, Alessandra; MacFarquhar, Neil
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
New York Times Upfront;9/22/2003, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the objectivity of the media in times of war. Description of objectivity in modern journalism; Defense given by Al Jazeera on their reporting styles; Comparison between Al Jazeera and U.S. news media.
ACCESSION #
10876759

 

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