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By Jay Stephenson
August 12, 2014
Now that President Obama has commenced bombing and droning Iraq in spite of Nixonian proclamations that he would end the illegal war in 2008, the mainstream media is pretending to present the American public with two opposing sides that it didn’t present in the lead-up to George W. Bush’s blunder in 2003: Moderate pro-war and extreme pro-war.
In reality, it’s two sides of the same coin.
Yes, network television news and establishment newspapers like the New York Times helped mislead the country when the Bush/Cheney administration claimed then Iraq president Saddam Hussein was hiding weapons of mass destruction that he would use to attack the United States.  Yes, media figures such as Phil Donahue, Ashleigh Banfield, and Chris Hedges lost their jobs for questioning the war in Iraq while reporters like Judith Miller worked as stenographers for White House officials to perpetuate the myth that Hussein was housing WMDS .  And yes, despite the media allowing...

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