As previously stated, The War You Don’t See takes viewers back to the origins of war propaganda in the media, and shows an extensive history...
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...ithout a doubt that the media did in fact influence the public into supporting the Iraq War, and that The War You Don’t See still presents a logical and effective argument.
After watching the film, I realized that I began to scrutinize the media’s actions more often. Overall, the film did not start a movement, however I find that those who watch the film will be left with the impression to challenge the media’s manipulative actions. Before I viewed the film I also advocated that citizens should challenge the media’s role, and after viewing the film it confirmed my skepticism of their motives. I do not solely blame all of our country’s problems on the media, however it is without a doubt that the media is partly to blame for inhibiting our country to move forward in imperative political endeavors, and brainwashing viewers into believing false ideals and stereotypes.
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