Riding Sun offers a stunning comparison between World War II Japanese military propaganda and today's New York Times:
The similarities would be almost comical were the stakes not so high.
|It's eerie how much this enemy propaganda from six decades ago resembles the New York Times op-ed page:|
JAPANESE WWII PROPAGANDA
"Farewell, American Soldiers!" leaflet:
NEW YORK TIMES OP-ED
Bob Herbert, No End in Sight in Iraq, 8/10/05:
Sheesh. At least the Japanese gave their leaflets away free. A hard copy of the Times costs a buck.