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The War You Don’t See
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The War You Don’t See

The War You Don’t See by John Pilger looks into the reliability of the media during the various conflicts throughout the world, especially in Afghanistan, Iraq and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It also discusses the role of embedded reporters who have served as a front-line means of reporting on conflicts that go as far back as […]
Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism
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Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism

Outfoxed: Rupert Murdochs War on Journalism is an expos√© of cable and satellite news channel Fox News and the perceived right-wing bias that has caused people to question the network’s claim of being ‘Fair and balanced’. Filmmaker Robert Greenwald chronicles a variety of evidence, including how the network spins stories to be more favourable to […]
Mazher Mahmood: The Fake Sheikh Exposed
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The Fake Sheikh Exposed

The Fake Sheikh Exposed is a BBC documentary investigating Mazher Mahmood, a British tabloid journalist who made a career for himself by posing as a ‘sheikh’ and encouraging famous personalities to engage in illegal acts. This form of entrapment enabled him to generate sensationalist stories. However, an incident involving a pop singer ended up having […]
Starsuckers
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Starsuckers

Chris Atkins explores humankind’s desire to be in the limelight and its impact on society. His film Starsuckers showcases the lengths that publicity agents will go to in order to keep celebrities in the limelight and gossip rags. In one example of its message, it reveals promoters’ efforts to keep Avril Lavigne’s name prevalent in […]
Hollywood and the Pentagon: A Dangerous Liaison
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Hollywood and the Pentagon: A Dangerous Liaison

Hollywood and the Pentagon: A Dangerous Liaison analyses how the long and storied relationship between Hollywood and the US army has resulted in scenarios like the Pentagon having a branch office within Los Angeles dedicated to interacting with Hollywood. The film goes on to discuss issues like how making a film with access to the […]
The Truth According To Wikipedia
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The Truth According To Wikipedia

The Truth According To Wikipedia revolves around the reliability of Wikipedia, a free encyclopedia that can be edited by anyone and one of the most popular web sites on the internet. It highlights the issue that anyone can create or edit an entry on the site, resulting in questionable levels of accuracy and a threat […]