Situation Room’ guestlist missing skeptics of Iraq invasion
TV coverage of the current Iraq crisis looks a lot like 2003, when pro-war pundits, former generals and hawkish politicians dominated the debate. CNN’s Situation Room, hosted by Wolf Blitzer, illustrates how TV has returned to that narrow, pro-government discussion of Iraq.
Over the last week, the show has given Iraq significant airtime. But the range of views it has sought out has been remarkably narrow.