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John Pilger

John Pilger is a left wing Australian journalist from Sydney.

Pilger's career in journalism began in 1958, and he has earned a good reputation on the left through both his reporting and the various books he's written and documentary films he's produced. He has acted as a war correspondent[?] during conflicts in Vietnam, Cambodia, Egypt, India, Bangladesh and Biafra.

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Pilger has written for the following publications:

He has also written for various French, Italian, Scandinavian, Canadian and Japanese newspapers and periodicals, among others, and has contributed to the BBC's news service.


  • The Last Day (1975)
  • Aftermath: The Stuggles of Cambodia and Vietnam (1981)
  • The Outsiders (1984)
  • Heroes (1986)
  • A Secret Country (1989)
  • Distant Voices (1992 and 1994)
  • Hidden Agendas (1998)
  • The New Rulers of the World (2002)


  • The Last Day (1983)

External link

  • JohnPilger.com (http://www.johnpilger.com), also the source for much of this article

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