Louis Dunn

Louis Dunn: The corporate media covers Occupy


Guardian graphic by Louis Dunn

"Occupy America," as the Guardian says on the front page in this week's  issue. "Let's take back the country--starting now.  A proposal for the next stage of the Occupy movement."

Louis Dunn comments on the response of the corporate media to Occupy. B3


Louis Dunn: Chicago's cardinal compares a gay parade to the Ku Klux Klan


Headline  in the Chicagp Tribune story (12/28/2011): Cardinal defends comparing gay parade organizers to KU klux Klan

Lead in the Tribune story: "Setting off a new round in his dispute with gay rigfht activists, Chicago's Cardinal Francis George has issued a statement defending his recent comparison of the gay rights movement to the Ku Klux Klan."Read more »

Louis Dunn asks ex-President Bush: Was the Iraq war worth it?


Lead paragraph in the lead story in Thursday's New York Times (12/29/11):

"BAGHDAD--The Obama administration is moving ahead with the sale of nearly $11 billion worth of arms and training for the Iraqi military despite concerns that Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki is seeking to consolidate authority, create a one party Shiite-dominated state and abandon the American-backed power-sharing government."Read more »