U.S. Media Agreed to Cover Up the Location of a CIA Drone Base

Media outlets make "informal arrangement" to not report news because it may affect the world.

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Each week, Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) takes on the media's biggest blunders. This week on FAIR TV we take a look at the the "informal arrangement" between several media outlets--including the New York Times and the Washington Post-- to not report news about a CIA drone base.

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We also talk about the curious standard for "confirming" news from Israeli government officials, and we take a look at the 60 Minutes softball interview with Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama.

Peter Hart is the Media Activism Director for Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR).