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WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception

  • Release Date: Jun 17, 2004
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 38 min.
  • Genres: Culture & Society, Media Studies, Military & War, Social Issues
  • Director:Danny Schechter


Self-described "news dissector" [[Performer~P284247~Danny Schechter~dannyschechter]], who has worked as a producer for a number of major broadcast media outlets (including CNN and ABC News), examines news coverage of the war in Iraq in this activist documentary. In WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception, [[Performer~P284247~Schechter~dannyschechter]] explores how the U.S. military and [[Performer~P301705~George W. Bush~georgewbush]]'s advisors "stage managed" the Iraq war in order to win a favorable opinion...more

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