Thursday, August 22, 2013

"Do you think that the media should show more of what is really happening in war?"




An excerpt from last month's "War Correspondents at The Brooklyn Brewery" discussion featuring Mike Kamber:

Steve Hindy (Brewery co-founder and former Middle East correspondent): Do you think that the media should show more of what is really happening in war? In the name of good taste, they don't publish anything gory, or anything terribly tragic.

Mike Kamber: We went halfway around the world and invaded somebody else's country, and between 100,000 and half a million Iraqi citizens are dead. It's not about good taste.

Watch the full discussion below.