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...
NY Times Admits It Sends Stories to US Government for Approval Before Publication By Ben Norton, June 26, 2019
Falling Oil Profits Drive U.S. War Threats Against Iran? By Bill Dores, June 26, 2019
Canada: Lifting the Veil of Identity Politics By Mark Taliano, June 26, 2019
The ICTY Srebrenica Trials: The Unseen Evidence By Stephen Karganovic, June 25, 2019
Canada Enables Corrupt Haitian President to Remain in Power By Yves Engler, June 25, 2019
How Iran Decided to Down a US Drone and Narrowly Averted War by Sparing Another US Plane By Elijah J. Magnier, June 25, 2019
Behind the Syrian Network for Human Rights: How an Opposition Front Group Became Western Media’s Go-to monitor By Max Blumenthal, June 25, 2019
HBO’s “Chernobyl”: A Cautionary Tale About Splitting Atoms, or Another Chapter of Anti-Russia Propaganda? By Dennis Riches, June 24, 2019
Trump “Rethinks”, Abruptly Calls Off Military Strike: US Credibility Dented in Iran Standoff. The Danger of Escalation Remains By M. K. Bhadrakumar, June 24, 2019
Lying by Omission Is Still Lying By Nino Pagliccia, June 24, 2019
‘Modified’: A Film About GMOs and the Corruption of “Food Supply for Profit” By Colin Todhunter, June 24, 2019
Hundreds of 737 Max Pilots Sue Boeing over ‘Unprecedented Cover-Up” By Zero Hedge, June 24, 2019
War Propaganda and the US-NATO “War of Terror” Against Syria and Its People By Mark Taliano, June 23, 2019
Germany vs. Iran – Has Germany Sold Out to the Devil? By Peter Koenig, June 23, 2019
Ongoing Genocide and the Plight of Indigenous Peoples in Canada and Internationally By Michael Welch and John Schertow, June 23, 2019
Video: The US Has Threatened Several Times to Stage an Attack and Blame It on Iran By The Corbett Report, June 22, 2019
‘Lies, Slander’: Cuba Rejects US “Human Trafficking” Blacklist By Telesur, June 22, 2019
Sorting Out Reality from Fiction About Venezuela By Nino Pagliccia, June 22, 2019
US Joint Chiefs of Staff Official Nuclear Operations Doctrine Published, Taken Offline By Steven Aftergood, June 21, 2019
Bias, Lies and Videotape: Doubts Dog ‘Confirmed’ Syria Chemical Attacks By Scott Ritter, June 21, 2019
The Broader View Reveals the Ugliest of Prospects By Craig Murray, June 21, 2019
U.S. Steel Plants Are Going Idle, but the Fed Continues to Perpetuate the Myth that the “Economy is in Good Shape” By Michael Snyder, June 21, 2019
US Exceptionalism: Exploiting Certain Syrians, Ignoring Others By Eva Bartlett, June 21, 2019
MH17: Charging Individuals on the Basis of a Deeply Flawed Investigation. Placing the Blame on Russia By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar and Tan Sri Norian Mai, June 21, 2019
Malaysian Airlines MH17: Prime Minister Mahathir Calls It a Political Plot Against Russia By Mazwin Nik Anis and Joseph Kaos Jr, June 21, 2019
America’s Medical Apartheid By Richard Gale and Dr. Gary Null, June 21, 2019
The USS Liberty Revisited By Elias Davidsson, June 20, 2019
Media Black-Out on Arab Journalists and Civilians Beheaded in Syria by Western-Backed Mercenaries By Eva Bartlett, June 20, 2019
Russian Nationals Falsely Charged with Downing MH17 By Stephen Lendman, June 20, 2019
In the U.S. They Are Never Called Human Rights Violations By Ajamu Baraka, June 20, 2019
Idlib and the War of Terror Against the Syrian People. Ambassador Jaafari’s Statement at UN Security Council By Dr. Bachar al-Jaafari, June 19, 2019
In Defence of Jeremy Corbyn’s Brave and Lonely Stand on Calls for War Against Iran By Peter Oborne, June 19, 2019
Video: Tanker War in Persian Gulf and US-Iranian Conflict By South Front, June 19, 2019
The War of Oil Tankers By Dr. Elias Akleh, June 19, 2019
Trump Regime Planning War on Iran Based on Big Lies and Deception? By Stephen Lendman, June 19, 2019
US Preparing “Assault” Against Iran By Peter Symonds, June 19, 2019
Who Are the Arsonists of the Petrol Tankers in the Gulf? By Manlio Dinucci, June 19, 2019
US and Canada Are Backing an Elite White Supremacist Minority in Venezuela By David William Pear, June 18, 2019
False Identities Become the New Weapon: War with Iran Promoted by Fake Journalists By Philip Giraldi, June 18, 2019
The Trump-Bolton Duo Is Just Like the Bush-Cheney Duo: Warmongers Using Lies to Start Illegal Wars By Prof Rodrigue Tremblay, June 18, 2019
Gulf of Oman Recalls Gulf of Tonkin Lies. The Use of “Deepfake Videos” Could Lead to Global War By Steven Sahiounie, June 18, 2019
Our Reality Can Beat Up Your Reality. Spreading False News Stories on Iran By Helen Buyniski, June 17, 2019
Pompeo’s False Flag Refuted By Japanese Media: Tanker Hit by Flying Object, Not Mine – Confirms Onsite Worker By Joaquin Flores, June 17, 2019
False-Flagging the World to War: A Gulf of Tonkin Incident in the Gulf of Oman By Timothy Alexander Guzman, June 17, 2019
US, Israel and Saudis Pushing for War on Iran? By Stephen Lendman, June 16, 2019
The Bully Who Cried “Iran!” By Daniel Larison, June 16, 2019
US Accuses Iran. Will the Real Bombers Please Stand Up. Japan’s PM Abe: The Danger of “An Accidental Conflict” By Eric Margolis, June 16, 2019
Provocations in the Gulf of Oman: Will John Bolton Get His War on Iran? By Michael Welch, Prof Michel Chossudovsky, Pepe Escobar, and Yves Engler, June 16, 2019
Video: Mysterious Attacks on Oil Tankers Around Persian Gulf By South Front, June 15, 2019
The Gulf of Credibility. False Flag, Ludicrous Allegation. Iran Rescued the Crew of the Japanese Tanker By Craig Murray, June 15, 2019
Trump Regime Lurching Toward Possible War on Iran? By Stephen Lendman, June 15, 2019
Israeli Submarines Suspected of Sabotaging Shipping in Gulf of Oman. In Case of Conflict with Iran, Oil Prices could Double Overnight By Hans Stehling, June 15, 2019
Pompeo’s “Tanker Narrative” against Iran.“Thank God my Enemy is so Stupid”! By Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich, June 15, 2019
Toxic Fluorinated Chemical (PFAS) Found in Supermarket Foods. Beef, Pork, Chicken, Milk, Bread, Eggs, Green Beans By EWG, June 15, 2019
Israel, America and Britain: Building a Pretext to Wage War on Iran, Setting the Scene for a Broader War? By Dr. David Halpin, June 14, 2019
“Activities of the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem”: Britain Says Releasing a 1941 Document About Palestine Might ‘Undermine Security’ By Tom Suarez, June 14, 2019
‘Deja Vu’ of Iraq War Lies: Mike Pompeo Blames Iran for Tanker Attack Without A Shred of Evidence By Jake Johnson, June 14, 2019
Timing of Gulf of Oman Attacks: Washington Aimed to Kill Historic Iran-Japan Talks in Tehran, Oil Tankers en Route to Japan By Ben Norton, June 14, 2019
Why I’m Optimistic About the ‘Deal of the Century’. “Palestinian Struggle Centre Stage of Arab Politics” By David Hearst, June 14, 2019
US Government, NGOs Fuel and Fund Hong Kong Anti-Extradition Protests By Alexander Rubinstein, June 14, 2019
Pompeo Blames Iran for Likely Gulf of Oman False Flag By Stephen Lendman, June 14, 2019
Video: “The 5G Rollout Is Absolutely Insane.” How Wireless Technologies Affect Human Cells. Dr. Martin Pall By Dr. Martin Pall, June 14, 2019
False Flag Incident in the Gulf of Oman? By Stephen Lendman, June 14, 2019
Julian Assange and the Scales of Justice: Exceptions, Extraditions and Politics By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 14, 2019
Convenient “Tanker Attacks” as US Seeks War with Iran By Tony Cartalucci, June 13, 2019
Grenfell Tower Deaths: A Gross Failure of UK Government and Justice By Hans Stehling, June 13, 2019
Towards “NATO-Exit”? Shift in the Structure of Military Coalitions. Turkey’s Alliance with Russia, China and Iran? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, June 12, 2019
US Senators Meet with Jewish Leaders in Semi-secret Annual Event By Alison Weir, June 12, 2019
Trump Regime Formally Requests Assange’s Extradition to the US By Stephen Lendman, June 12, 2019
Russia-China: The Summit Which the Media Ignored By Manlio Dinucci, June 12, 2019
The Last Bastion of Al Qaeda in Syria: US Propaganda Blitz Ahead of Idlib’s Liberation By Tony Cartalucci, June 12, 2019
Radio Frequency Radiation (EMF) Threatens Plant and Animal Species with Extinction By Lisa Henkes, June 11, 2019
Canada’s ‘Liberals’ Have a Disturbing Imperial Streak, Express Support for Regime Change in Venezuela By Prof. Vijay Prashad, June 11, 2019
Media Paints Jihadist Commander Who Pledged Allegiance to ISIS as a Soccer Star with the Voice of an Angel By Alexander Rubinstein, June 11, 2019
Repeal the Espionage Act By Jacob G. Hornberger, June 11, 2019
Canada’s ‘Srebrenica Genocide Denial Law’: When Even the Truth Is No Defense By Stephen Karganovic, June 11, 2019
Video: 5G Telecommunications Technology in Space: “This is All About Controlling People in ‘Smart Cities'” By Claire Edwards, June 11, 2019
Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution in the Crosshairs of US Imperialism By Roger D. Harris, June 11, 2019
Trump’s Justice Department Preparing “Additional Indictment” Against Assange. Currently Facing 18 Spurious Charges By Stephen Lendman, June 10, 2019
Tens of Thousands of 5G Telecommunications Satellites. Escalating Tensions in a Contested and Congested Space Environment By Claire Edwards, June 10, 2019