Al-Jazeera Reporter Encourages Students to Seek Truth

Al-Jazeera Reporter Encourages Students to Seek Truth

Josh Rushing came to speak at Olivet College about his experience being a former U.S. Marine captain with the duty to be the spokesperson at Central Command with international reporters during Operation Iraqi Freedom. His earnest discussions with Al Jazeera reporters on how the war was being covered earned him the distinction of being featured in the documentary Control Room, much to his surprise and as a result he found himself thrust into a “whirlwind of controversary.” I covered Rushing’s speech and interviewed students and faculty for this campus events article for TheEcho.

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