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Has the Balance Tipped? September 7, 2011, 3:30 pm ET · by Philip Bennett FRONTLINE Managing Editor Philip Bennett reflects on this week’s film.
An excerpt from Top Secret America: The Rise of the New American Security State by Dana Priest and William M. Arkin.
It's the biggest intelligence breach in U.S. history -- the leaking of more than a half million classified documents on the WikiLeaks website throughout 2010.
Let's bag it. I'm talking about the tenth anniversary ceremonies for 9/11, and everything that goes with them: the solemn reading of the names of the dead, the tolling of bells, the honouring of first responders, the gathering of presidents , the dedication of the new memorial, the moments of silence. The works.
This week on the Listening Post: A special look at the media in the post-9/11 world.
This week on Listening Post : The ongoing narrative of fear in the US media. Plus, publisher Hameed Haroon on Pakistan and the dangers of reporting the country.
Today, there are more women serving in and returning from the war zones of Iraq and Afghanistan than have ever before served on a US battle front.