VIDEO: How They Lied Us Into War
The film’s effectiveness derived from the incisive and courageous analysis and testimony offered by leading policy analysts and media critics, progressive intellectuals and activists, military veterans and Pentagon whistleblowers. These people willingly spoke out at a time when it was still considered unpatriotic and outside the bounds of respectable debate to criticize the criminal distortions of the Bush administration, the illegality of the war, and the craven performance of US news media. Given the level of denial about the war that still permeates the American political and media establishment, their insights remain as relevant as ever today.
Check out these other selections from the film about the Bush administration’s propaganda effort: