of Missing Bureaus by Lucinda Fleeson
"Although television networks have closed many
of their expensive foreign outposts, executives say
they can cover the world just as well by dispatching
reporters from central hubs. But critics say the shuttered
offices come at a steep cost to the public. What is
the future for foreign news on TV?"
British Invasion by Lori Robertson
"Many Americans searching
for a different view of the war in Iraq turned
to the British Broadcasting Corp. Does the BBC
offer a more aggressive and complete approach
to the news, or a tilt to the left or both?"
Media Bias Filtering Out Good News from Iraq?
"Are the media ignoring the good news
in Iraq? From pundits to White House officials, that's what
many critics are saying. . .While these complaints have sparked
extensive discussion and debate in the media, an examination
of coverage finds very little substance to this critique of
media treatment of Iraq."
Tet in Washington and Baghdad
"The key lesson of Tet, the turning
point in the Vietnam war, is that if the enemy can create
the media perception that the U.S. is losing, our military
withdrawal may not be far behind because the Congress could
then reduce funding for the mission."