Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Wake Up And Smell The Death

Out of sight, out of mind? The dying goes on, even if it isn't on the nightly news.

"06/25/08 DoD Identifies Army Casualty
Capt. Gregory T. Dalessio, 30, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, died June 23 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered in Salman Pak, Iraq, when his patrol encountered small arms fire during combat operations. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion...

"06/24/08 DoD Identifies Army Casualty
Staff Sgt. Du Hai Tran, 30, of Reseda, Calif.,died Jun. 20 in Baqubah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his unit while on patrol during combat operations. He was assigned to the Fires Squadron...
Iraq story buried by US networks- features Lara Logan of CBS

More at
Major networks spend only 2 minutes per week on Iraq war coverage; Lara Logan of CBS joins critique

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