TheRealNews on Aug 6, 2007
Have TV journalists learned anything from the last several years?
Says Vidal: “Everybody with an IQ above room temperature is on to the con act of our media. They are obeying bigger, richer interests than informing the public — which is the last thing that corporate America has ever been interested in doing.”
Updated: Dec. 15, 2021
Full Interview (Parts 1-7)
theAnalysis-news on Dec 14, 2021
When Julian Assange was arrested, he was holding up a copy of Paul Jay’s book, “Gore Vidal’s History of the National Security State.” This mini-documentary is the original 2005 interview with Vidal, upon which the book is based. We republish it now as a way of protesting the persecution of Assange and the threat to what’s left of press freedom in the United States.
From the archives:
Gore Vidal on the Cold War + Gore Vidal on “The Emperor” (Parts 1 & 2)
Gore Vidal on the Cold War + The Future + Democrats and Religion (Parts 1, 5 & 6)