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The weekend’s top 30 rating items on Scoop were...

1: Photo-Essay 1: Dead US Soldiers In Nasiriya

GRAPHIC IMAGES MAY DISTURB: The purpose of information sharing is to empower individuals to make informed choices. If publishing these images causes those, who would support more killing to consider their decisions, then publishing is justified.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00006.htm


2: Photo-Essay 2: Tell Us Is This Liberation?

GRAPHIC IMAGES MAY DISTURB: The purpose of information sharing is to empower individuals to make informed choices. If publishing these images causes those, who would support more killing to consider their decisions, then publishing is justified.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00005.htm


3: Photo-Essay 3: USA Bombs A Baghdad Market

GRAPHIC IMAGES MAY DISTURB: The purpose of information sharing is to empower individuals to make informed choices. If publishing these images causes those, who would support more killing to consider their decisions, then publishing is justified.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00004.htm


4: Is The Iraq War The Beginning Of World War IV?

SCOOP EDITOR'S NOTE: The following report from CNN is chilling in its audacity. Ex-CIA Director James Woolsey is a Bush insider who is tipped to become the overseer of Iraq once this war is over. Here Woolsey openly talks of a much bigger war, what ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00044.htm


5: Scoop Feedback: Death and Casualty From Iraq

The following feedback has been received from Scoop readers in response to our decision to publish graphic pictures from Al Jazeera showing the true horror of war.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00265.htm


6: Photo-Essay 1: Death and Casualty From Iraq

Editor’s Warning: The images in this series are horrific and depict the reality of injury and death in this US-led War against Iraq. Scoop is determined that its editorial policy will continue to serve truth, accuracy and honesty and that its reportage ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00258.htm


7: Photo-Essay 3: Death and Casualty From Iraq

Editor’s Warning: The images in this series are horrific and depict the reality of injury and death in this US-led War against Iraq. Scoop is determined that its editorial policy will continue to serve truth, accuracy and honesty and that its reportage ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00260.htm


8: Photo-Essay 2: Death and Casualty From Iraq

Editor’s Warning: The images in this series are horrific and depict the reality of injury and death in this US-led War against Iraq. Scoop is determined that its editorial policy will continue to serve truth, accuracy and honesty and that its reportage ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00259.htm


9: Shedding No Tears for Iraqi Civilians

'You just [expletive] killed a family because you didn't fire a warning shot soon enough!' the Washington Post quotes Captain Ronny Johnson as telling his platoon leader.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00027.htm


10: The Many Faces of War

Much has been made in recent days of the controversy regarding the ethics of publishing pictures that may offend some people. However, war in of itself is offensive. It is offensive to nature, offensive to morality, and offensive to the human condition.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00269.htm


11: Scoop Feedback 1: War Images The US Wants Censored

"You are sick and twisted. Your scoop of shit is a disgrace. This is in regards to your crapatorial... Mass Murder. Huh! Red cross says only 100 innocent civilians have died in 8 days of war. Saddam is averaging 579 people a day in times of peace."

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00025.htm


12: USA Coup Link: Washington Post Notices The Coup

A12 As election officials rush to spend billions to update the country's voting machines with electronic systems, computer scientists are mounting a challenge to the new devices, saying they are less reliable and less secure from fraud than the equipment ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00042.htm


13: Scoop Continues To Publish Reality Of War Images

Editorial: Scoop is determined that its editorial policy will continue to serve truth, accuracy and honesty and that its reportage of this US invasion of Iraq will not be censored nor sanitised. Let us consider why this is so.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00261.htm


14: Photo-Essay 1: The Many Faces of War

Because war was so packaged as a Disney reality TV tour of Baghdad, the pictures you see here are more important than ever. Without them we would all continue to think a war fought far way has no bearing on us.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00267.htm


15: Photo-Essay 2: The Many Faces of War

"Iraqis living outside who say they support this war are living in comfort and enjoying the peace and tranquillity of their homes. They have no bombs taking their children away form them or raining down on them terrifying night after night."

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00268.htm


16: Photo-Essay 1: Consider Whom You Bomb

Warning. These Graphic Images May Disturb: Dawn air raids pounded areas south of Baghdad on Saturday March 29, after a night in which the Information Ministry was targeted by U.S. cruise missiles and Iraqis said an attack on a market killed dozens ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00286.htm


17: UQ Wire: Our Flag, Too

The residents of an unassuming house, tucked away in a quiet corner of a small New England college campus, have found themselves at the center of a disturbing fight for the basic right to express their opinion as Americans.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00041.htm


18: Photo-Essay 2: Consider Whom You Bomb

Warning. These Graphic Images May Disturb: Dawn air raids pounded areas south of Baghdad on Saturday March 29, after a night in which the Information Ministry was targeted by U.S. cruise missiles and Iraqis said an attack on a market killed dozens ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0303/S00285.htm


19: Scoop Feedback 2: War Images The US Wants Censored

"I cannot believe that our country has been overtaken by thugs with no regard for others..." - "I have been genuinely shocked at the images to be found on your website. They are, as you warn us, horrific. The problem is, the people who truly need to ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00024.htm


20: Scoop Feedback 3: War Images The US Wants Censored

"In a time when the mainstream media, and the Murdoch media in particular, are delivering only what Bush's pupeteers Cheney, Perle, Wolfowitz and Rumsfeld want them to, Scoop is one place we can escape such propoganda."

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00023.htm


21: Photo-Essay 1: Who Is Responsible For This Abuse?

Why is murder acceptable in a desert land when it would be a capital offence in Texas? And tell us, within the manuals of international law, is provision made to provide justice to victims butchered by the hands of so called ‘liberators’? No?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00049.htm


22: Comprehensive coverage of the USUK Invasion

Scoop Link: Twenty-seven people were killed and another 193 were injured in Baghdad and its suburbs on Thursday morning, Iraqi Information Minister Muhammad Sa'id al-Sahhaf told a news briefing.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00037.htm


23: Satellite Images: Iraq Bathed In A Winged Cloud

Image taken by the NASA MODIS satellite Terra 01/28/03 07:50 UTC

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0301/S00148.htm


24: Scoop Images: The Last Iraq War Looked Like This

A few days after the end of the Gulf ground war, an American soldier inspects the carbonized bodies of Iraqi soldiers killed when their convoy of vehicles was bombed and strafed by Allied aircraft as the convoy attempted to retreat from Kuwait back ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0301/S00125.htm


25: Behind The Veil: Women's Headscarves In School

To a non-Muslim hijab or headscarf might mean very little, or in the other case, maybe it means too much. So much that it makes them so uncomfortable that they don’t want to see it, because they feel it makes a sort of “political statement” that religion ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00040.htm


26: Riding The Whitewater With Ali Smith

Photographer Dean Treml and journalist Alison Smith join New Zealand Extreme Kayaker Ben Brown and the country’s best junior paddler Toby Robertson for a rapid tour of the Central North Island’s whitewater…

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00045.htm


27: Photo-Essay 3: The British Invasion of Basra

“I have heard it said that Iraq has had not months but 12 years in which to disarm, and our patience is exhausted. Yet it is over 30 years since resolution 242 called on Israel to withdraw from the occupied territories,” Robin Cook MP-UK.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00047.htm


28: Large USA Daily Links To Scoop's War Coverage

A San Francisco Chronicle columnist writes: "True images of war available. You need a steel stomach and hardened nerves to view them, but they are, in a way, required viewing, something almost everyone should see..." The columnist then links to Scoop.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00046.htm


29: Scoop Images: Award Winning Americas Cup Images

The two award winning photos from the Air New Zealand America's Cup Photography Awards can be viewed below. For more background on the awards see… America's Cup Photography Awards Captured

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00036.htm


30: Photo-Essay 2: Who Is Responsible For This Abuse?

Why is murder acceptable in a desert land when it would be a capital offence in Texas? And tell us, within the manuals of international law, is provision made to provide justice to victims butchered by the hands of so called ‘liberators’? No?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0304/S00048.htm

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