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Terrorism and media: A fair coverage?

Idoia Solano, Writer

February 21, 2017

Filed under Opinions

In recent years we have witnessed what it seems to be a dramatic rise in the frequency and seriousness of terrorist attacks. We are blasted by an enormous amount of news segments every time a terrorist attack is carried out. It is too common to see sensational headlines and shocking images on the covers of newspapers and TV news ...

Iraq War Repeats Failed US Military Policies of the past

Iraq War Repeats Failed US Military Policies of the past

September 23, 2014

One of the greatest disappointments since America’s involvement in Vietnam, lasting from the 1940’s until 1975 (when the United St...

Northern Iraq and the Rise of a Islamic State

Northern Iraq and the Rise of a Islamic State

August 22, 2014

  Iraq is a sordid place; shattered by invasion and poor governance, it has become a hotbed for...