For 25 years, the boring Ted Koppel was the anchor on ABC TV’s “Nightline” program. He toed the Establishment line! Now, David Zurawik, a media critic for the Baltimore Sun, wants us to believe that Koppel is leaving behind “a legacy of innovation and integrity.” This is pure nonsense! Koppel, among other faults, failed to challenge the serial lies of the Bush-Cheney Gang, and the Neocons, too, that led us into the Iraqi War. That is his real legacy!
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SAN FRANCISCO, California, Nov 23 (IPS) - A year after the U.S.-led
"Operation Phantom Fury" damaged or destroyed 36,000 homes, 60
and 65 mosques in Fallujah, Iraq, residents inside the city continue to
suffer from lack of compensation, slow reconstruction and high rates of