"Together Massing and Schell make a compelling case that the American press—especially The New York Times
—failed miserably in carrying out its responsibility to investigate the credibility of press releases from the Bush administration concerning the threat of Saddam Hussein, his non-existent weapons of mass destruction, and the conduct of the war in Iraq."
— Sunbury Daily Item
About the Author
, a contributing editor of the Columbia Journalism Review
, writes frequently on the press and foreign affairs.