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He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which ...
journalist Gary Webb holding a copy of his Contra-cocaine article in the ... James DiEugenio is a researcher and writer on the assassination of ...

He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which ...
After OC Weekly reporter Mary Carreon broke the news that Welch, who ... Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), ...
Renner then played the lead role in the 2014 drama Kill The Messenger, in which he played real-life San Jose-based journalist Gary Webb, ...
The paper lives up to that reputation when it goes about its discrediting the Pulitzer prize winning investigative journalist Gary Webb.

He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which ...
... establishment line can result in ridicule, ostracization, and -- as in the case of former San Jose mercury News reporter Gary Webb -- ruin.
Richard Bernstein, a foreign correspondent, culture reporter and book critic, ... a hagiographic 2014 film about "Dark Alliance" author Gary Webb -- and a long list of ... Writer-director Quentin Tarantino having a character wear ...
Hastings, a journalist whose Rolling Stone expose of Gen. ... Gary Webb, the San Jose mercury-News writer whose 1998 "Dark Alliance" series ...
Dark Alliance was a series written by California-based reporter Webb ... about the Saga by journalist Nick Schou was recently released in cinemas. ... Smear campaign: Jeremy Renner as Gary Webb, in Kill The Messenger.
By Victoria Zhuang, CRIMSON STAFF WRITER October 24, 2014 ... The movie tells the true story of how American journalist Gary Webb ...
"Gary Webb was no journalism hero, despite what 'Kill the ... to focus on discrediting a fellow journalist instead of deepening the analysis of the story he highlighted. .... been better used to pursue the story instead of burying the reporter. ... Like the Washington Post op-ed writer Jeff Leen, I've covered this ...
Kill The Messenger: How The Media Destroyed Gary Webb .... In 1987, New York Times reporter Keith Schneider had flatly dismissed a ..... Yet the writer makes sure to take a swipe at Webb: "The first volume of the C.I.A. ...
Kill the Messenger, a movie starring Jeremy Renner, just opened, about the life and death of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary Webb, who ...
The Resurrection of reporter Gary Webb: Will Hollywood Give Him Last Word ... once-luminous investigative journalist Gary Webb extinguished his own life. .... written by Peter Landesman, a former investigative writer himself.
Gary Webb, a journalist at The San Jose mercury News, thought it was a far-fetched story to begin with, but in 1995 and 1996, he dug in and ...

He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which ...
He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which ...
He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which ...
As investigative journalist Gary Webb wrote in his book Dark Alliance: ... could reply, a reporter from the New York Times loudly sneered, ...
Award-winning investigative journalist Nick Schou is managing editor of OC Weekly. He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which provided the basis for the ...
Award-winning investigative journalist Nick Schou is managing editor of OC Weekly. He is the author of Kill the Messenger: How the CIA's Crack Cocaine Controversy Destroyed journalist Gary Webb (Nation Books 2006), which provided the basis for the ...
This week's forum, held in the auditorium at 7 p.m., will also examine the controversial work of investigative journalist Gary Webb, whose "Dark Alliance" series for the San Jose mercury News in 1996 linked the Anti-Communist Nicaraguan Contra rebel ...
Hastings, who was 33 when he died, was the Rolling Stone reporter who wrote an article in 2010 that led to the removal of General Stanley McChrystal from his post as ranking US commanding officer in Afghanistan.
It's been fifteen years since some friends and I, including the late Gary Webb (1954-2004), invented and launched the school of Authentic Journalism as our response to a clamor from young people who were asking - via email, then a relatively young form ...
Gary Webb, the San Jose mercury-News writer whose 1998 "Dark Alliance" series revealed connections between crack cocaine distributors in Los Angeles and CIA-funded Nicaraguan rebels, was found dead in 2004 with two bullets in his head.
... and the entire human family. This week's forum topics will focus on an analysis of the late investigative journalist, Gary Webb, former drug dealer, Freeway Ricky Ross, and the impact of the crack epidemic of the 1980's in the African American ...
The CIA's alleged role in trafficking cocaine into the United States was revealed in 1996 in a controversial investigative series "Dark Alliance" by journalist Gary Webb for the San Jose mercury News. The investigation exposed ties between the CIA, ...
After the original reporter, Gary Webb, made several trips to Nicaragua to gather more evidence, mercury News eventually released an editorial saying that the report "did not meet the paper's standards.
Their alleged role in the drug trade was exposed in 1996 in an explosive investigative series "Dark Alliance" by Gary Webb for the San Jose mercury News. The investigation, headed up by Webb revealed ties between the CIA, Nicaraguan ... "It was a nine ...
We have seen this in films such as Kill The Messenger, about reporter Gary Webb who uncovered evidence pointing to this, in recent times.
This was revealed in the "San Jose mercury News" two decades ago by reporter Gary Webb (who was driven to suicide by the harassment he subsequently received).
Memperingati Hari Pers Nasional yang jatuh pada hari ini, Kamis (9/2), kumparan membuat daftar film-film menarik tentang dunia jurnalisme.
Gary Webb, a reporter who was covering the coke-for-guns CIA story in Central America in the 1980s, died of suicide in a way that, rereading those old news clips, still seems improbable.
You cannot even trust the Mainstream Media, Journalism is nearly dead, They just wanted to earn more and getting Paid.. its just monitary business for journalist this days.. and some people are also being paid to comment aggressively and vindictively ...
This is exactly the reason why news organizations and individual journalists are tapped as assets by intelligence agencies and, as the experiences of German journalist Udo Ulfkotte (entry 47 below) suggest, this practice is at least as widespread today ...
Baghdad - A Nov. 23 report by specialized judges revealed the establishment of plants to produce Krystal - the local name of crystal methamphetamine or crystal meth.
That ad featured a bevy of criminals heading into and out of prison - with, as writer Ismael Reed pointed out, the lone Black man in the line slyly looking up when the narrator said the word "rape.
Baghdad - A Nov. 23 report by specialized judges revealed the establishment of plants to produce Krystal - the local name of crystal methamphetamine or crystal meth.
... Vietnam, Southeast Asia and Afghanistan, and Cocaine from Central America, has been well documented, by the 1989 Kerry Committee report, academic researchers Alfred McCoy and Peter Dale Scott and the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Gary Webb.
Though Bernstein failed to name the Post as an offender in his article, according to Tim Weiner, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, the CIA worked directly with the Washington Post, among many other outlets. In his comprehensive history of the CIA ...
... Vietnam, Southeast Asia and Afghanistan, and Cocaine from Central America, has been well documented, by the 1989 Kerry Committee report, academic researchers Alfred McCoy and Peter Dale Scott and the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Gary Webb.
It was John Ehrlichman, former Nixon domestic policy chief, who later disclosed to Harper's magazine writer Dan Baum, that the war On Drugs was really all a War On Blacks and Hippies: "You understand what I'm saying?
Gary Webb, the investigative journalist who uncovered the link between the crack era in the United States and the Iran-Contra affair, suffered a tragic fate in his quest to expose truth.
So, when San Jose mercury News reporter Gary Webb revived the Contra-cocaine story in 1996 - with evidence that some of that cocaine had fed into the "crack epidemic" - the Times (along with other major newspapers) savaged Webb's articles and ...
One of the first to lunge at the bait was Doyle McManus, the Los Angeles Times writer who savaged Gary Webb. In North's July 17 entry he wrote: "McManus, LA Times says NSC resource claims WH [White House] has pictures of Borge loading cocaine in Nic.
Kier plays a former member of the East German police-The Stasi- in a multi-layered story covering the events of Flight TWA 800, a blackmail attempt on the CIA after Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Gary Webb, released his on-line article, 'Dark ...
journalist Gary Webb found evidence the CIA supported cocaine trafficking to get the money to buy arms for the Iranians as part of the Iran-Contra scandal.
A more public challenge to the agency arrives in the form of reports by investigative journalist Gary Webb (Jay Disney) purporting its role in the country's crack epidemic.


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