Wednesday, January 2, 2008
Profiles in courage in Baghdad
For more than a year at E&P, I've been hailing, and quoting huge chunks from, the "Inside Iraq" blog run by the remarkably brave and competent staffers (many of them women) at McClatchy's Baghdad bureau. Last month we also profiled the Baghdad chief, Leila Fadel. Now Michael Massing has written a long piece on the bloggers and Fadel for the New York Review of Books. It's at http://www.nybooks.com/articles/20934.
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