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...
Three Days of Infamy By Philip A Farruggio, March 18, 2019
Upping the Stakes in Yemen. Endless US-led War By Stephen Lendman, March 18, 2019
Map (and Objectives) of the Irregular War on Energy in Venezuela By Misión Verdad, March 18, 2019
Venezuela: US Imperialism Is Based on Lies and Threats By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, March 18, 2019
Fukushima at Eight: Ongoing Cover-Up of the Nuclear Hazards in Japan and Abroad By Michael Welch, Dr. Helen Caldicott, and Arnie Gundersen, March 17, 2019
War Against Venezuela Is War Against Us All By Christopher Black, March 17, 2019
The Real Irish American Story Not Taught in Schools By Bill Bigelow, March 17, 2019
A Comprehensive List of Vaccine-Associated Toxic Reactions By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, March 17, 2019
Israel: The 10-Point Paradigm for Right-Wing Extremists By Hans Stehling, March 16, 2019
The BBC: The Most Potent State Propagandist By Dr. David Halpin, March 15, 2019
Colluding in War Crimes: Britain’s Unreported Military Alliance with Israel By True Publica, March 15, 2019
Venezuela — More Might Makes Right By Barry Kissin and Frederick, March 15, 2019
Fox News Doubles Down on the Big Lie and Venezuela By Kurt Nimmo, March 15, 2019
The EU Is Steadily Moving Towards Creation of 1984-style “Ministry of Truth” By South Front, March 15, 2019
Venezuela: The Neoliberal Brain Behind Juan Guaido’s Economic Agenda By Anya Parampil, March 14, 2019
Hezbollah: Israel’s Excuse for Stealing the Golan Heights By Kurt Nimmo, March 14, 2019
Another Reason for Washington in Venezuela? Monroe Doctrine: “This Country is in Our Hemisphere” By F. William Engdahl, March 14, 2019
Vietnam Anniversary: A Legacy of Resistance, Deception and Human Tragedy By Michael Welch, Prof Peter Dale Scott, Abayomi Azikiwe, Barrie Zwicker, and Prof Michel Chossudovsky, March 14, 2019
Imperialism on Trial. Conference Event By Global Research News, March 13, 2019
The People’s Climate Movement. No Mention of War By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, March 13, 2019
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar: The Shameful Attack that Backfired By James J. Zogby, March 13, 2019
Voting at the US Congress: No, Dual Loyalty Isn’t Okay By Philip Giraldi, March 13, 2019
US Media Erase Years of Chavismo’s Social Gains. Poverty Was Curtailed By Gregory Shupak, March 13, 2019
Canada’s SNC-Lavalin Affair: The Site C Dam Project and Bulk Water Export By Joyce Nelson, March 13, 2019
“Gimme Some Truth”. John Lennon’s Message Resonates By Philip A Farruggio, March 12, 2019
Government Ordered to End Secrecy Over Jacob-Rees Mogg’s ‘Hard’ Brexit ERG Lobby Group By Peter Geoghegan and Jenna Corderoy, March 12, 2019
The Media’s 6 Biggest Lies About North Korea By Mike Whitney, March 12, 2019
Greater Trump Regime Intervention in Venezuela Coming? Sabotage as a Prelude to All Out War? By Stephen Lendman, March 12, 2019
Western Press Still Guilty of Bias When Reporting on African Tragedy By Socrates Mbamalu, March 12, 2019
Video: Venezuela Blackout: Cyber Attacks, Sabotage and Political Horror Movies By South Front, March 12, 2019
“Lights Out!” Did Trump and His Neocons Recycle Bush-Era Plan to Knock Out Venezuela’s Power Grid? By Whitney Webb, March 12, 2019
Whose Interests Are Served by the US Occupation of East Syria: America’s or Israel’s? By Mike Whitney, March 12, 2019
Rwanda: Truth, Freedom and Peace Will Prevail By Robin Philpot, March 11, 2019
Intelligence Contractors Make New Attempt to Provoke Tensions with North Korea By William Craddick, March 11, 2019
We Are Being Lied into War Again By Lee Camp, March 11, 2019
NYT Denies that Venezuela Burned Aid Convoy By Prensa Latina, March 11, 2019
How to Enjoy Dinner Knowing Fellow Americans Have Caused 85,000 Yemeni Kids to Starve to Death? By Jay Janson, March 11, 2019
Lies and Crimes, Peace and Democracy By Mark Taliano, March 11, 2019
Venezuela: Public Disbelief that the US Is “Spreading Democracy”. Weaponizing “Fake News” By Helen Buyniski, March 10, 2019
Black Alliance for Peace Heads to Venezuela By Black Alliance for Peace, March 10, 2019
Can We Divest from Weapons Dealers? By Kathy Kelly, March 10, 2019
Corporate Media “Presstitutes” Turn Blind Eye to UN Report on Venezuela By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, March 09, 2019
And They Say I’m the Crazy One! “For Rejecting the Military-Industrial Empire and the Two Party ‘One Party’ System” By Philip A Farruggio, March 09, 2019
Has Trump Gone Full Neocon?? By Mike Whitney, March 09, 2019
Senator Rubio
The Psychosis of the Neocons: Senator Marco Rubio “Makes Fun” of the Suffering of the Venezuelan People By Kurt Nimmo, March 09, 2019
Another Failed Coup in Venezuela? By George Ciccariello-Maher, March 09, 2019
India’s Taking a Page from Its American Ally by Accusing Pakistan’s PM Imran Khan of “Meddling” By Andrew Korybko, March 08, 2019
Cover-up in India’s 1984 Golden Temple Massacre? British Involvement Revealed By Phil Miller, March 08, 2019
Ten Points I Just Can’t Believe About the Official Skripal Narrative By Craig Murray, March 08, 2019
Idlib – Reportage from the Last Terrorist Stronghold in Syria By Andre Vltchek, March 08, 2019
Michael Cohen Scooped by Julian Assange By Ann Garrison, March 08, 2019
Venezuela: Mainstream Media Fake News – What the UN Rapporteur Really Said By True Publica, March 07, 2019
ACLU Comment on EO Revoking Requirement to Release Casualty Numbers from Lethal Strikes Abroad By ACLU, March 07, 2019
Venezuela: Broad Support for Guaidó Reveals Stark Contempt for International Law By Shane Quinn, March 07, 2019
“Syria is Truly a Country of Love and Peace”. War Reporter Carla Ortiz: A Hero of Our Times By Carla Ortiz, Richard Galustian, and Basma Qaddour, March 06, 2019
Revealed: British Army Deployed “Interrogators” to Abu Ghraib Despite Abuse Concerns By Ian Cobain and Clara Usiskin, March 06, 2019
Eight Venezuela Lies the US Government and the Mainstream Media Want You to Believe By Makia Freeman, March 06, 2019
Washington’s Escalation to Venezuela’s Oil By Nino Pagliccia, March 06, 2019
City of London: The Shocking Study No Mainstream Media Outlet Dared to Publish By Robert Woodward, March 06, 2019
Julian Assange: Hard Power, Soft Power or Something in Between? Washington in Quito By Megan Sherman, March 05, 2019
Tommy Robinson and the Ultra Right-wing Jihadists of America By True Publica, March 05, 2019
The Trump-Kim Summit: What Really Happened in Hanoi? By Mike Whitney, March 05, 2019
Pakistan-India Crisis: The Machinery of Images and the (Post-)Modern War By Ayyaz Mallick, March 04, 2019
Video: Pablo Allende and the Truth About Venezuela By Kurt Nimmo, March 04, 2019
OPCW Syria Report Cripples Western “Chemical Weapons” Narrative By Tony Cartalucci, March 04, 2019
“They Just Want Me in Prison”: Eva Bartlett Interviews Jailed Ukrainian Journalist Kirill Vyshinsky By Kirill Vyshinsky and Eva Bartlett, March 04, 2019
Sorry, Russia-gaters; WikiLeaks Got the DNC Emails from Insider, Not Russia By Ray McGovern, March 04, 2019
Those Who Symbolize Power: The Fascinating Spell Cast by Weasels By Edward Curtin, March 04, 2019
Is a Foreign Military Intervention in Venezuela Imminent? By James Jordan, March 03, 2019
Democrats and Republicans Move to Silence Rep. Omar’s Criticism of Israel By Kurt Nimmo, March 03, 2019
Trump’s Other ‘National Emergency’: Sanctions that Kill Venezuelans By Mark Weisbrot, March 03, 2019
The Coup Against President Aristide 15 Years Later: The Clintons, the Canadians, and Western NGOs all Complicit in a Never-Ending Tragedy By Michael Welch, Yves Engler, and Jean Saint-Vil, March 02, 2019
Haiti, The Government-run Narco-state. Country at the Mercy of Drug-Dealers By Joël Léon, March 02, 2019
When Journalists Rely on Diplomats, Ottawa ‘Spins’ the News By Yves Engler, March 02, 2019
Pakistan Didn’t Violate the Geneva Convention, It Confirmed Its Adherence to It By Andrew Korybko, March 01, 2019
From Late Victorian Holocausts to 21st Century Imperialism: “Crocodile Tears” for Venezuela By Colin Todhunter, March 01, 2019
Returning Syrian Refugees Were Fleeing US Proxy War, Not “Assad” By Tony Cartalucci, March 01, 2019
Hands Off Venezuela: Foreign Minister Arreaza Holds UN Marathon for Peace: Usurper Guaido Urges Military Intervention and War By Carla Stea, March 01, 2019
Britain’s Witchfinders Are Ready to Burn Jeremy Corbyn By Jonathan Cook, March 01, 2019
India
India’s Prime Minister Modi’s Conversations with Russia’s President Putin By Andrew Korybko, March 01, 2019