Ed Driscoll

Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere

Columbia Journalism Review:

Just after the invasion in 2003, reporters could go almost anywhere and talk to almost anyone. Then, slowly, everything changed..”

Michael Totten:

I can go almost anywhere and talk to almost anyone in Iraq right now.

William Langeweische (Atlantic Monthly, Vanity Fair) rented a house in the Red Zone and reported from there on and off, unembedded, for four years.

Read the whole thing.