Peter Maass, The Toppling

January 06, 2011  |  permalink

Fox News Coverage of the Statue Falling

Here’s a two-minute clip of Fox’s coverage of the statue being torn down.


About The Toppling by Peter Maass

On April 9, 2003, American Marines toppled a statue of Saddam Hussein at Firdos Square in Baghdad. Broadcast across the world, the event symbolized what was thought to be an American victory in Iraq. My reconstruction, written with support from ProPublica and the Shorenstein Center, was published in The New Yorker. This section contains documents, photos, videos and links related to the story.


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