Friday, May 26, 2017
Scahill & Greenwald: What If All Victims of War Received the Media Attention of Manchester Victims?
"What about the victims of US supplied bombs, weapons, "military actions" and wars?" -Peace and Social Justice Center of South Central Kansas
From Democracy Now:
police are expanding their investigation into Monday’s suicide bombing in that killed 22
and left dozens injured. Many of those killed were young girls. While the Manchester story has
dominated international headlines, far less attention has been paid to other
stories this week involving the deaths of civilians. In Manchester Syria and , U.S.-led or backed airstrikes
have killed dozens of civilians in the last week alone. Meanwhile, in Iraq , the
human rights group Reprieve says U.S. Navy SEALs killed five civilians during a
raid Tuesday night on a village in Ma’rib governorate. To talk more about how
the media covers civilian casualties, we speak with two of the founders of The
Intercept: Jeremy Scahill and Glenn Greenwald. Yemen
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