5:45 PM, January 11th, 2012


A Strange Animal: The U.S. troops are leaving, but the journalists are staying in Iraq, working under deadlines and death threats. In a short documentary special for Newsweek & The Daily Beast, filmmaker Richard Pendry reveals the new techniques — more John LeCarre than J-school — reporters have devised to get the story in Iraq. Fascinating viewing for anyone interested in the intersection of war, conflict, and journalism.

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    It’s amazing what loops reporters are required (and willing) to jump through to get information to the public. My...
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    FJP: Well worth the five minutes for anyone curious about conflict reporting.
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