96, Issue 91
LAST UPDATED: Friday March 21, 2003 - 4:00 p.m.Troops enter Iraq
States and British troops punched across the Kuwait-Iraq border yesterday,
meeting minimal Iraqi resistance as they rumbled past flaming oil fields
on their way north. These skirmishes signalled the spearhead of the immense
ground invasion of Iraq had started to knife its way through the desert
destined for Baghdad.
Dissecting war coverage
The American-led war on Iraq is at the centre of a media maelstrom, but how should we ingest the overwhelming amount of information?
The Gazette sought some of Western's own expert opinions on what to expect in the war's coverage.
"Propaganda," said Huron University College political science professor Paul Nesbitt-Larking. "It's wartime, and everyone has a vested interest, especially the combatant sides.
Council restructuring contested
Residence representation key concern
Imminent faculty strike unlikely?
The possibility of a faculty strike or lockout before the end of the academic term is virtually impossible, as the conciliation process has begun and the next meeting is scheduled for Mar. 28.
NEWS FOR DUMMIES: Dummy news in poetic form
In a pathetic homage to The Gazette's Arts issue, News For Dummies will
be presented in poetic form this week.
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