Published on Oct 9, 2013
Dirty Wars, the documentary about the US secret wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia and more, is available everywhere and we discuss Jeremy Scahill, JSOC and the war on terror with filmmaker Rick Rowley. Night raids in Pakistan and the killing of Osama Bin Laden, leaked information, and Obama's subtle and profound shifts on terrorism are all discussed in this Lip News interview.
Big Noise Films co-founder Richard Rowley has made multiple award-winning documentary features, including The Fourth World War and This Is What Democracy Looks Like. His shorts and news reports are regularly featured on and commissioned by outlets including Al Jazeera English, BBC Newsnight, Canada's CBC, CNN International, Democracy Now!, and PBS. Rowley is also a cofounder of the Independent Media Center and has been a Pulitzer, Rockefeller, and Jerome Foundation fellow.
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00:01 Welcome to The Lip News with Rick Rowley.
01:30 The sea change of information and the public.
03:35 From Afghanistan to the global secret wars.
07:50 Making it through Iraq sane.
09:40 Investigating in Iraq and staying alive.
11:15 The real threat in the region and real heroes of journalism.
13:20 Dirty Wars clip.
16:03 Getting people to talk on camera.
20:24 The American introduction--Bombs and night raids!
24:27 Blowback and making the cost of war visible.
26:50 Obama speaks about the central issues of the war on terror.
28:40 Dirty Wars, clip.
30:22 Ron Wyden a voice in the wilderness on the Senate Select Intelligence committee.
32:15 The landscape for whistleblowers.
35:00 Sources and journalists under threat.
36:00 Drowned in details of selective leaks--Bin Laden raid and JSOC.
38:55 Dirty Wars, clip: Warlords in Somalia.
41:00 Using documentary to create empathy with people far away and kept secret.
46:34 Dirty Wars, Trailer.
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