Media Disinformation

The people who created Facebook & Google must be smart. They’re billionaires, their companies are worth multi-multi billions, their programs are used by billions around the world. But all these smart people, because of Congressional pressure, have swallowed the stories about “fake news”. Facebook hired a very large staff of people to read everything posted by users to weed out the fake stuff.
Such was the barrage of propaganda directed at the US public that 69% believed Saddam Hussein was “personally involved” in the 9/11 attacks. A significant achievement in manipulation. The Times was not alone in selling the Iraq war to the American people: TV networks from Fox to CBS and CNN were overwhelmingly pro-war.
These stories are not unique cases from a remote war. The same methods are constantly rinsed and repeated, the mentality in our ruling elites is the same, and the risk of a major conflict is as great today as in 1914.
Social media and fake news are apparently the reasons Bolsonaro won at the ballot box. Without the gatekeepers in place to limit access to the “free press”, itself the plaything of billionaires and global corporations, with brands and a bottom line to protect...
CIA Covert Operative William Barr Nominated by Trump for Attorney General. His Role in the Iran Contra Affair By Larry Chin, December 12, 2018
The US Wants to Bring Back the Shah of Iran By David William Pear, December 12, 2018
Intellectual Freedom at the University of Sydney, “Offensive to Israel”: Prof. Tim Anderson By Prof. Tim Anderson, December 12, 2018
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Nikki Haley: Cheerleader for Apartheid Israel, Swan-song at the United Nations, an Embarrassment By Prof. Kamel Hawwash, December 12, 2018
How the US Creates “Sh*thole” Countries By Jim Miles, December 12, 2018
Humanitarian Catastrophe: 250,000 Near Death in Yemen By Edith M. Lederer, December 12, 2018
Brexit: BBC Accused of ‘Journalistic Cowardice’ By True Publica, December 12, 2018
Public Pressure Could Halt US Support of Yemen War By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, December 12, 2018
Bowdlerized Obituary: President George H. W. Bush’s 1991-92 Confrontation with Israel By Philip Giraldi, December 11, 2018
Eventually This Had to Happen: France Investigates Russia over Yellow Vest Riots By Mike "Mish" Shedlock, December 11, 2018
Video: U.S. Officially Accuses Assad, Russia of Staging Chemical Attack in Aleppo By South Front, December 11, 2018
Resistance against Neoliberalism Is Not Terrorism By Nino Pagliccia, December 11, 2018
Beneath the Official Lies and Sordid Story Leading up to the War on Iraq: Lt. Col. Karen Kwiatkowski’s Sam Adams Award Acceptance Speech By Karen Kwiatkowski, December 10, 2018
Authoritarian UK Government Is Funding Military Grade Psyops to Smear and Calumniate Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party By Kitty S Jones, December 10, 2018
The Book: Brexit – A Corporate Coup d’état. The Great Con that Will Ruin Britain By True Publica, December 10, 2018
Labour Demand Government Explains £2m Taxpayers’ Cash Funding Infowars Unit Which Smeared Corbyn and Labour By Ben Gelblum, December 10, 2018
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Truth and Free Speech Are Being Taken Away from Us By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, December 10, 2018
The Trials of Julian Assange. Why Washington Sees Wikileaks as an Existential Threat By Stefania Maurizi and Eresh Omar Jamal, December 09, 2018
Kiev Provocations directed against Russia, Ukraine Attempts to Usurp UN Security Council Agenda, Martial Law By Carla Stea, December 09, 2018
A People’s History of George H. W. Bush. “Soldier Statesman” or Criminal War Profiteer? By Michael Welch, Prof Michel Chossudovsky, Stephen Lendman, and John Buchanan, December 09, 2018
US-Supported Terrorists Use Toxic Chlorine against Civilians in Aleppo City. Analysis By Stephen Lendman, December 08, 2018
Misreporting Manafort and the Julian Assange Affair: A Case Study in Journalistic Malpractice By Alan MacLeod, December 08, 2018
Video: Syria Government Forces Campaign against Al Qaeda and ISIS Militants, Evacuations via “Humanitarian Corridors” By South Front, December 07, 2018
Moscow Meddling, Trump-Putin Dialogue: Secretary of Defense Mattis Tells All Without Any Evidence By Philip Giraldi, December 06, 2018
HuffPost’s Attack on Academic Integrity, Truth and Justice By Elias Davidsson, December 06, 2018
The Bomb That Did Not Detonate: Julian Assange, Manafort and The Guardian By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, December 06, 2018
Iran: A Rumor of War. Such an Attack would be a “Leap into Darkness” By Dispatches from the Edge, December 05, 2018
“War Whores” Revisited. Flashback to Media Coverage of the 2003 Invasion of Iraq By Philip A Farruggio, December 05, 2018
Video: The Spider’s Web. Britain’s Second Empire. Corrupting the Global Economy. The British Elites’ Network of Tax Havens By True Publica, December 05, 2018
When America’s Media Contradicts America’s President By Eric Zuesse, December 05, 2018
Assange Case: U.S. Espionage Act Is Illegal, Says John Kiriakou By Edu Montesanti and John Kiriakou, December 05, 2018
The Film the Israel Lobby Does Not Want You to See By Chris Hedges, December 05, 2018
America and Britain Complicit in Saudi Acts of Genocide in Yemen: 85,000 Children Dead, 14 Million at “Risk of Starvation” By Dr. Leon Tressell, December 04, 2018
Top Ecuadorian Diplomat Destroys Guardian’s Claim that Manafort Visited Assange By Zero Hedge, December 04, 2018
The Nobel Peace Prize in Support of War By Terje Maloy, December 04, 2018
Controlling the Israel Message: How to Manage the American Sheeple By Philip Giraldi, December 04, 2018
Ukraine: US-installed Fascist Tyranny in Europe’s Heartland By Stephen Lendman, December 04, 2018
Tanzania Orders Destruction of Monsanto / Gates’ GM Trials Due to Illegal Use for Pro-GM Propaganda By African Centre for Biodiversity, December 02, 2018
In Defense of ‘Conspiracy Theories’: From ‘Fake News’ to the Art World By Max Parry, December 02, 2018
The Migrant Caravan: Canadian and US Business Interests Place Profits over People in Central America By Michael Welch and Tyler Shipley, December 02, 2018
Bush Family Links to Nazi Germany: “A Famous American Family” Made its Fortune from the Nazis By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, December 02, 2018
Political Succession and “The Bush-Clinton Nexus”: Permanent Criminal State. The Legacy of George Herbert Walker Bush By Larry Chin, December 02, 2018
Video: Global Warming Testimony. Questions the IPCC Consensus. Prominent Scientist By Prof. Don J. Easterbrook, December 01, 2018
Here We Go Again: US Accuses Iran of Hiding Chemical Weapons By True Publica, December 01, 2018
George H.W. Bush, the CIA and a Case of State-Sponsored Terrorism By Robert Parry, December 01, 2018
A Dangerous Distraction: Seven Myths Industry Uses to Sell “Renewable Gas” By Corporate Europe Observatory, November 30, 2018
Libya: Ten Things About Gaddafi They Don’t Want You to Know By Global Research News, November 30, 2018
Vaccine Realities That Big Pharma Doesn’t Teach Us Doctors (or Our Patients). The Plight of “Vaccine Damaged Children” By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, November 30, 2018
“The New Tsar: The Rise and Reign of Vladimir Putin”: Book Review By Bryant Brown, November 30, 2018
Assange vs. the Trump-Pence Cabal By Renee Parsons, November 30, 2018
Guardian Escalates Its Vilification of Julian Assange By Jonathan Cook, November 30, 2018
The War on WikiLeaks: Trump’s Newest Puppet, Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno By Timothy Alexander Guzman, November 30, 2018
The Nuclear Lies of NATO’s Jens Stoltenberg. Brand New “Precision Guidance” Nukes Deployed All Over Europe By Manlio Dinucci, November 30, 2018
Scolding the Art World for Showcasing ‘Conspiracy Theories,’ The Nation Doubles Down on Its Defense of the Official 9/11 Narrative By Ted Walter, November 30, 2018
Syria: Alleged Chemical Attack Elicits 180 Degree Response from West. Twisted Media Coverage By Tony Cartalucci, November 29, 2018
Saudi Diplomatic Offensive Seeks to Put Khashoggi Behind It and Thwart Qatar By James M. Dorsey, November 29, 2018
Syria Poison Gas: The French Connection? By Steven Sahiounie, November 29, 2018
Israel and the Jihadi Connection By Richard Galustian, November 29, 2018
Assange Never Met Manafort. Luke Harding and the Guardian Publish Still More Blatant MI6 Lies By Craig Murray, November 29, 2018
Argentina and France – Opponents of IMF versus Yellow Vests – Where Is the Correlation? By Peter Koenig, November 29, 2018
The Power of the Documentary: Breaking the Silence By John Pilger, November 29, 2018
Video: ‘Moderate Rebels’ and Western Media Speculate that “Assad was Guilty” of Chemical Attack in Aleppo By South Front, November 28, 2018
Malaysian Airlines MH17 as a Prism of Disaster. Ukraine and the New Cold War By Prof. Kees van der Pijl, November 28, 2018
Trump Blocks CIA Chief Haspel From Testifying About Khashoggi’s Murder By Stephen Lendman, November 28, 2018
Video: Black Sea Crisis: Russia Deploys Anti-ship Missiles. Ukraine Says Russian Warplane Attacks Its Ships By South Front, November 28, 2018
How Saudi Arabia Is Trying to Erase Yemen’s History By Ghada Karmi, November 27, 2018
U.S. Foreign Policy Has No Policy By Philip Giraldi, November 27, 2018
Ukraine Provocation in the Black Sea Directed against Russia. Was it a Staged Event? By Stephen Lendman, November 27, 2018
Ecuador in Cahoots with US and UK Against Assange. Ecuador Ambassador to UK Carlos Abad Is Removed By Stephen Lendman, November 26, 2018
‘Liberal’ Establishment Whitewash Former CIA/NSA Director Michael Hayden By Mohamed Elmaazi, November 26, 2018
Orwellian Climate Newspeak By Dr. Andrew Glikson, November 26, 2018
US Mass Mobilizations: Wars and Financial Plunder   By Prof. James Petras, November 26, 2018
Theresa May Accused of “Major Cover-up” Over Brexit Donor By Peter Geoghegan and Jenna Corderoy, November 26, 2018
Terrorism is “Made in the USA”. The “Global War on Terrorism” is a Fabrication, A Big Lie By Prof Michel Chossudovsky and Perdana Global Peace Foundation, November 25, 2018
U.S. Military Intentionally Targets Afghan Civilians. “Oppress and Destroy”. “The Lives of Afghans has No Value for the US” By Friba and Edu Montesanti, November 25, 2018
Iran, Saudi Arabia and a History of U.S. Aggression By Seyed Hossein Mousavian, November 25, 2018
The Language of 9/11 Unmasked: Edward Curtin By Edward Curtin and The Mind Renewed, November 25, 2018
Three Charts: What Trump Doesn’t Want You to Know About the Climate Emergency By Juan Cole, November 25, 2018
Conspiracy and Cover-up: The Secret Origins of World War One Includes Transcript of interview with Gerry Docherty By Michael Welch, Rick Rozoff, and Gerry Docherty, November 25, 2018
Minimal Media Attention Helped Sink Crucial Climate Initiatives By Justin Anderson, November 25, 2018