By Susan Moeller
Packaging Terrorism investigates how American media have pointed out and lined foreign terrorism and violence considering September eleven, 2001.Compares US assurance with that of British and Arab mediaDiscusses the priorities, assumptions, political debates, closing date pressures and bottom-line concerns that would proceed to persuade assurance within the futureSuggests how terrorism might be larger coated by means of the media going forwards
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To speak about “terrorism” is to speak about contested turf. The three core questions of this first chapter—Is terrorism a tactic or an ideology? Is the way to fight “terrorism” through declaring a “war” on it? — introduce core debates about terrorism. These debates informed American and British government policy and President Bush and Prime Ministers Blair and Brown’s selling of their policies. ” What we also know is that how post-9/11 governments initially played “terrorism” to look strong and decisive has proven in many cases to be counterproductive—both politically to those governments, and strategically in their attempts to defeat terrorism.
The fact that 20,000 people will die of flu this year is having much less impact. ”92 The doctrine of pre-emption became politically viable because of that fear. It did not gain the equivalent moral authority, however, as a policy founded on strict self-defense. Other Western world leaders, in fact, not only rejected the necessity of a pre-emptive doctrine, but argued that implementation of the doctrine would itself overset the rule of law. And following the inability of troops in Iraq to find the weapons of mass destruction that were used as part of the rationale for going to war, talk against the doctrine of pre-emption grew blunt.
Oh, and access to good pictures is essential. What matters is “American involvement” in the story, said former ABC Nightline anchor Ted Koppel. For US media, national security interests and the direct involvement of Americans trump the numbers. ”5 “I swear to you,” said Wall Street Journal writer Walt Mossberg, “this applies to all the newspapers, some more, some less. Is it a place Americans know about? Travel to? Have relatives in? Have business in? Is the military going there? ”6 Terrorist attacks are covered for political, strategic, and even commercial and historical considerations.