Video: History of Media Influence on Conflict
by Global Research TV
As the US and Iranian governments escalate tensions in the already volatile Straits of Hormuz, and China and Russia
begin openly questioning Washington's interference in their internal politics, the world remains on a knife-edge of
military tension. Far from being a dispassionate observer of these developments, however, the media has in fact been
central to increasing those tensions and preparing the public to expect a military confrontation. But as the online
media rises to displace the traditional forms by which the public forms its understanding of the world, many are now
beginning to see first hand how the media lies the public into war.