The War on Democracy Reviews

July 9, 2007
John Pilger's angry story of how a rapacious US covertly brutalised its Latin American neighbours should be a compelling documentary. And so it often is, despite being marred by a dewy-eyed interview with President Hugo Chvez of Venezuela.
June 15, 2007
But it is all very watchable, even though we have been through most of it before
June 15, 2007
Pilger's portentous voiceover and intrusions into shot bespeak an excruciating vanity
June 15, 2007
The show is ultimately ruined by its ophidian writer/presenter Pilger, who is something of an acquired taste
June 15, 2007
A dynamic and emotionally effective diatribe against global capitalism's role in undermining popular second or third-world democracies
June 15, 2007
Tailored towards the small-screen.
June 15, 2007
A brilliantly-researched and sometimes shocking insight into the democratic position of those countries whose dealings with America are more along the lines of slave than political poodle.