SouthAmerica http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/12031/all en Oliver Stone Lauds Hugo Chavez, Criticizes Action Against Iran on ABC's GMA http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/oliver-stone-lauds-hugo-chavez-criticizes-action-against-iran-abcs-gma <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-06-28-ABC-GMA-Steph.jpg" /></div><p>Liberal director Oliver Stone revealed his anti-American bent on Monday's Good Morning America, praising the rise of mainly left-wing leaders across South America and even went so far to support Brazilian President Lula da Silva for "trying to strike to deal with Iran," wildly predicting "<b>it's going to be like North Vietnam again</b>" if the U.S. pursued sanctions against the country. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/oliver-stone-lauds-hugo-chavez-criticizes-action-against-iran-abcs-gma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc BiasAlert CNN EvoMorales GeorgeStephanopoulos GMA GoodMorningAmerica HugoChavez Iran JohnRoberts leftist liberalmediabias OliverStone SouthAmerica SouthoftheBorder Venezuela Mon, 28 Jun 2010 21:59:00 +0000 36278 at http://www.mrc.org