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George Packer has 2 media appearances.

Mar
22
George Packer on the Betrayal of Working Iraqis
Fresh Air, Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 0am
George Packer discusses The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq.

Journalist George Packer's article in the March 26 issue of The New Yorker magazine is called "Betrayed: The Iraqis Who Trusted America the Most." He reports that men employed by Americans as interpreters, construction workers, drivers and office workers are now being marked for death and hunted down as collaborators. (Shortride)… (more)
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10
'Assassins' Gate': Bush and America's Iraq Disaster
Day to Day, Thursday, November 10, 2005 at 0am
George Packer discusses The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq.

George Packer, who has reported extensively on the war in Iraq for The New Yorker magazine, recently released a new book called The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq — a scathing account of the Bush Administration's larger effort to change the political future of the Middle East through military force. Alex Chadwick talks with Packer, who initially supported the Iraq War, but now sees the growing guerilla war as a disaster for the United States. (Shortride)… (more)

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