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Review: Reporting America's 'Dirty Wars'
Review: Reporting America's 'Dirty Wars'

Richard Rowley's documentary "Dirty Wars" is a sobering account of acclaimed journalist Jeremy Scahill's reporting on the war on terror in the Middle East and Africa, and the effect its clandestine operations have had not just on those shaken by its violence but also on Scahill himself. He's the increasingly weary, die-hard truth-seeker covering a military/political apparatus built on shielding those truths from the American public. Narrated by Scahill, author of a blistering expose of Blackwater and the private military contractor's role in the Iraq war, and a more recent book, also called "Dirty Wars," the film takes an atypically personal approach...