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Read online Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs i Tell Me No Lies i is a celebration of the very best investigative journalism and includes writing by some of the greatest practitioners of the craft Seymour Hersh on the My Lai massacre b Paul Foot b on the Lockerbie cover up Wilfred Burchett the first Westerner to enter Hiroshima following the atomic bombing Israeli journalist Amira Hass reporting from the Gaza Strip in the s Gunter Wallraff the great German undercover reporter Jessica Mitford on The American Way of Death Martha Gelhorn on the liberation of the death camp at Dachau .

The book a selection of articles broadcasts and books extracts that revealed important and disturbing truths ranges from across many of the critical events scandals and struggles of the past fifty years Along the way it bears witness to epic injustices committed against the peoples of Vietnam Cambodia East Timor and Palestine .

John Pilger sets each piece of reporting in its context and introduces the collection with a passionate essay arguing that the kind of journalism he celebrates here is being subverted by the very forces that ought to be its enemy Taken as a whole the book tells an extraordinary secret history of the modern era It is also a call to arms to journalists everywhere before it is too late by John Pilger

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Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs
Title:Tell Me No Lies: Investigative Journalism and its Triumphs
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ISBN:0099437457
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Number of Pages:672
Category:Non fiction, Journalism, Politics, History
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