Newsweek is reporting that BP is working with the government to restrict access by journalists, particularly photographers, reporting on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Here are a couple of related stories:
From Mother Jones: It’s BP’s Oil
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If you know of another article that addresses this issue, please post it in the comments.
In the meantime, here is the live feed of the spill (controlled by BP):