Commentary: Getting the News Media to Admit Mistakes Commentator John R. MacArthur examines how the news media covered the lead up to the war with Iraq last year, and the subsequent hand-wringing of major news outlets now that much of their reporting about Iraq's weapons programs has proven false.
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Commentary: Getting the News Media to Admit Mistakes

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Commentary: Getting the News Media to Admit Mistakes

Commentary: Getting the News Media to Admit Mistakes

Commentary: Getting the News Media to Admit Mistakes

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Commentator John R. MacArthur examines how the news media covered the lead up to the war with Iraq last year, and the subsequent hand-wringing of major news outlets now that much of their reporting about Iraq's weapons programs has proven false.