Accuracy in Media

Obama Must Have Watched PBS

President Obama’s recent extemporaneous remarks about Ho Chi Minh being a Jeffersonian Democrat may be the result of his viewing the PBS series entitled Vietnam: A Television History (1983).  (This 13-part survey was produced by WGBH of Boston; journalist Stanley Karnow’s book entitled Vietnam: AHistory was the companion publication.) Anyone who lived through the era of U.S. military involvement will […]

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State Department Promotes Penatgon Papers Film

The State Department may have denounced the publication of classified cables by WikiLeaks but that didn’t stop them from promoting a documentary by infamous Vietnam era leaker Daniel Ellsberg. Ellsberg  leaked a top secret government report  that he worked on to the New York Times which published excerpts in 1971 and waslater joined by The […]

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July 2013

7/30/2013 - Obama Must Have Watched PBS

January 2011

1/18/2011 - State Department Promotes Penatgon Papers Film