The role of a photojournalist in conflict is to portray the truth of the events that occur and to provide unbiased reporting of the conflict. It is important to understand that the media plays a role in every conflict; we can influence conflict by fanning the fires or easing tensions. Journalists and photographers have a responsibility to understand their influence on events and look beyond the surface of events.
"There is no need now for U.S. military presence whatsoever. There is no need for U.S. corporations in Iraq to rebuild the country. Let the Iraq's rebuild their own country. They built it in the first place without U.S. corporations in charge! If the Iraqis want to hire U.S. contractors, let the Iraqis make that decision!"
"Answer: As stupid as the American people will tolerate! The next election
will define the answer."