Iconic journalist Bill Moyers was on "Real Time" last night to talk about the degradation of our national media and the war in Iraq. [medi
April 20, 2007

realtime-moyers.jpg Iconic journalist Bill Moyers was on "Real Time" last night to talk about the degradation of our national media and the war in Iraq.

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"How many Americans is this President willing to sacrifice on the altar of his ego?"

"We're entering the fifth year of this war. Tens of thousands of people have died and are still dying, and the press has never come to grips with its complicity in helping this administration market a war that's being fought under false pretenses."

Moyers has a must-see PBS special on Wednesday (April 25 @ 9PM) called "Buying The War" that examines how the media completely abdicated its responsibility and helped the Bushies sell the Iraq War. Here's a little taste:

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