TITLE

Stop Trying to Spin the Iraq War

AUTHOR(S)
Klein, Joe
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Time;7/25/2005, Vol. 166 Issue 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the author's views on the relationship between the press and government; Focus on Time Inc. editor-in-chief Norman Pearlstine's decision to hand over the notes of the magazines White House correspondent Matthew Cooper and the controversy surrounding U.S. President George W. Bush's campaign manager Karl Rove an ex-diplomat Joseph Wilson's investigation into Iraqi weapons of mass destruction; View that scandal involving Rove, Wilson, and Wilson's wife, CIA operative Valerie Wilson, illuminates the Bush administration's tendency to treat the war in Iraq as an issue to be spun rather than a life-and-death struggle to be won; Overview of the scandal; Suggestion that the Bush White House remains in a peacetime mentality.
ACCESSION #
17637935

 

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