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...
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The Making of Juan Guaidó: How the US Regime Change Laboratory Created Venezuela’s Coup Leader By Dan Cohen and Max Blumenthal, January 30, 2019
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How the West Weaponizes Refugees It Creates By Tony Cartalucci, January 29, 2019
Statistics of 1,400 Days of the Saudi-led Coalition War on Yemen By Yemenpress, January 29, 2019
Israel’s Story: Lies from Top to Bottom By Philip Giraldi, January 29, 2019
NewsGuard: A Neoconservative Contrivance Which Promotes an Establishment View By Philip Giraldi, January 29, 2019
US Enemies and the Lawless ‘Rule of Law’ By Prof. John McMurtry, January 29, 2019
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Building the Information Control Highway By Michael S. Rozeff, January 27, 2019
The Vultures of Caracas By Craig Murray, January 27, 2019
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Everybody Else’s Business: Coup Fever in Venezuela By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 27, 2019
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Video: Israel, “Licensed to Kill” By Manlio Dinucci, January 27, 2019
Modern Medicine and Big Pharma. Healthcare Crisis in America By Richard Gale and Dr. Gary Null, January 27, 2019
Power Play: The U.S. and Canada back a Coup in Venezuela By Michael Welch, Radhika Desai, Nino Pagliccia, and Lucas Koerner, January 27, 2019
Information Data
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Pentagon Climate Change Report Ignores Its Own Role in Fueling the Crisis By Alexander Rubinstein, January 25, 2019
A N.Y. Times Story Just Accidentally Shredded the Russiagate Hysteria By Lee Camp, January 25, 2019
Terrorism and Islam: Correlation Is Not Causation By Nauman Sadiq, January 24, 2019
Assange Takes Legal Action to Force Trump Administration to Reveal Charges Against Him By Defend Wikileaks, January 24, 2019
Canada Provides Itself “Wiggle Room” for China’s Huawei Case By Jim Miles, January 24, 2019
Deal Breaker, Donald Trump and The Unmaking of the Iran Nuclear Agreement By Christopher Black, January 24, 2019
Mike Pence Calls for Coup d’Etat in Venezuela By Stephen Lendman, January 24, 2019
The Russians Are Coming, Again: The First Cold War as Tragedy, the Second as Farce By Jim Miles, January 24, 2019
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China Warns Against Extraditing Huawei’s CFO to US By Stephen Lendman, January 24, 2019
Jamal Khashoggi
Did Khashoggi Really Die? By F. William Engdahl, January 23, 2019
WMD Take Two: Chemical Weapons Claims in Syria By Prof. Tim Anderson, January 23, 2019
The Abduction of Marzieh Hashemi and the Media Censorship Campaign By Jason Unruhe, January 23, 2019
Korea: A Brief History Explains Everything By Dana Visalli, January 23, 2019
How the Corruption of Science Contributes to the Collapse of Modern Civilization By Richard Gale and Dr. Gary Null, January 23, 2019
Canada Arrest of China’s HuaWei CFO Meng Wanzhou: Diplomatic Blunder or Cold War Stratagem? By Glenn Michalchuk, January 23, 2019
“Islamic Fundamentalism”: Unraveling a Vague and Ambiguous Term Used by Western Mainstream Media Against Islam and Muslims By Prof. Henry Francis B. Espiritu, January 23, 2019
Michelle Alexander Explodes an Open Secret in the ‘NYT’: Progressives Keep Quiet About Palestine Out of Fear for Their Careers By Philip Weiss and James North, January 22, 2019
First Responder in Skripal Poisoning Turns Out to be Britain’s Most Senior Military Nurse By RT News, January 22, 2019
Palestinians
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Ottawa’s Support of US-led War, Opposition to BDS: More Admissions and Canada’s National Disgrace By Mark Taliano, January 22, 2019
Media Falsehoods about Syria By Rick Sterling, January 22, 2019
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Vive La Résistance: Brexit, Yellow Vests, and the Fate of the EU By Michael Welch, Diana Johnstone, and Peter Koenig, January 20, 2019
We Need a Martin Luther King Day of Truth By Edward Curtin, January 19, 2019
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Spy Theories and the White House: Donald Trump as Russian Agent By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 19, 2019
CIA Covert Operative William Barr Nominated by Trump for Attorney General. His Role in the Iran Contra Affair By Larry Chin, January 19, 2019
United States Bombings of Other Countries. America’s “Bombing List” By William Blum, January 18, 2019
Warfare Tools
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Fake Washington Post Copies Announcing Trump’s Resignation Handed Out in Washington, DC By RT News, January 17, 2019
Top 10 Reasons Not to Love NATO By David Swanson, January 17, 2019
The “Universal Influenza Vaccine” By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, January 17, 2019
‘Real Journalists Act as Agents of People, Not Power’ By John Pilger and Eresh Omar Jamal, January 17, 2019
Democratic Media: For the People, By the People By Mark Taliano, January 15, 2019
Are U.S. Newspapers Biased Against Palestinians? Analysis By Dorgham Abusalim, January 15, 2019
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The Infowar on China’s Xinjiang-Uyghur Crisis. Now They’re Targeting Pakistan and PM Imran Khan By Andrew Korybko, January 14, 2019
A New Narrative Control Firm Works to Destroy Alternative Media By Caitlin Johnstone, January 14, 2019
Grim Middle East Reality. Permanent US Occupation. American Forces will Stay Indefinitely By Stephen Lendman, January 14, 2019
Dances of Disinformation: The Partisan Politics of the “Integrity Initiative” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 14, 2019