The Occupation of the American Mind: "A
remarkable achievement. Anyone who wishes to understand the deeper reasons
for America's utter failure to bring peace to the region should begin by
watching this powerful film." Avi Shlaim:
"Amazing! A must-watch documentary for anyone
interested in understanding the truth of the Occupation
and the failures of Western journalism."
—Marc Lamont Hill, CNN political analyst and host of
"Harrowing and incendiary. A vital and unmissable
—Dave Zirin, The Nation
"A stunning exposé on how propaganda drives public
opinion and, in turn, our understanding of reality.
Here's the story of how American perceptions of the
Middle East — as well as resulting legislation and
military strategy — are engineered: from focus group to
talking points to mortar fire."
—Douglas Rushkoff, Professor, Media Theory, CUNY,
and Media Commentator for CNN
"One of the most compelling and important
documentaries in recent years."
—John Pilger, journalist and filmmaker
"This hard-hitting, fact-based documentary is a
must-see for anyone who wants to understand the conflict
and its distorted coverage in the corporate media."
—Deepa Kumar, Associate Professor, Media Studies,
"A remarkable achievement. Anyone who wishes to
understand the deeper reasons for America's utter
failure to bring peace to the region should begin by
watching this powerful film."
—Avi Shlaim, author of The Iron Wall: Israel &
the Arab World
"Compelling, revealing, and chilling. For over half
a century, Americans drank the Kool-Aid concocted by the
Israel lobby, the U.S. media, and virtually all elected
officials because there were no alternatives. This
film—like the movements that inspired it—is the
—Robin D. G. Kelley, author of Freedom Dreams:
The Black Radical Imagination
"Brilliant. A must see for anyone who is against
—Neve Gordon, Professor of Politics, Ben-Gurion
University of the Negev, Israel
"A superb documentary that makes a devastatingly
—Jonathan Cook, journalist
"A powerful film that exposes an infuriating
—Medea Benjamin, co-founder of Code Pink
"One of the most brilliant and important
documentaries I have ever seen."
—Robert W. McChesney, University of Illinois at
"As courageous as it is informative."
—Henry Giroux, McMaster University
"This terrific and memorable film comes at just the
—Andrew Ross, New York University
"Every American needs to watch this film."
—Vijay Prashad, editor of Letters to Palestine:
Writers Respond to War and Occupation
A bedouin in cyberspace, a villager at home Professor and (volunteer)
Director Palestine Museum of Natural History Palestine Institute of
Biodiversity and Sustainability Bethlehem University Occupied Palestine.