Fog And Friction
Media Impact On Battle ChaosStreaming Video - 2014
Strategists call two fundamentals of battle chaos "fog" and "friction," referring to stress that can result in friendly-fire incidents and collateral damage. Does the involvement of the media in today's combats increase the likelihood of fog and friction? This documentary from seasoned war correspondent Dodge Billingsley examines fog and friction in the context of the hostilities in Iraq and Afghanistan, with a close look at the impact of a 24-hour news cycle that puts journalists right alongside soldiers on the front lines of war.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2005
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (55 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: Media Impact on Battle Chaos