The Propaganda Multiplier: How Global News Agencies And Western Media Report On Geopolitics

By Staff, -

The key role played by these agencies means Western media often report on the same topics, even using the same wording. In addition, governments, military and intelligence services use these [...]

Who’s Behind The Pro-Guaidó Crowd Besieging Venezuela’s D.C. Embassy?

By Jeb Sprague and Alexander Rubinstein, -

The intimidation tactics by the pro-coup embassy besiegers not only failed to deter the peace activists around the embassy, they left Venezuela’s D.C.-based opposition with a serious PR problem. [...]

US Press Reaches All-Time Low On Venezuela Coverage

By Daniel Kovalik, -

As famed Latin American author Eduardo Galeano once wrote, “every time the US ‘saves’ a country, it converts it into either an insane asylum or a cemetery.” Of course, as we look over the [...]

40,000 Dead Venezuelans Under US Sanctions: Corporate Media Turn A Blind Eye

A new report on April 25 by a respected think tank has estimated that US sanctions imposed on Venezuela in August 2017 have caused around 40,000 deaths. This atrocity has been almost entirely [...]

Western Media Fall In Lockstep For Cheap Trump/Rubio Venezuela Aid PR Stunt

By Adam Johnson, -

All of the above articles—and scores more like it—repeated the same script: Maduro was blocking aid from the US “out of refusal to relinquish power,” preferring to starve “his own people” rather [...]

Paying Off Climate Change, A Nostalgic War & The Thing About Jews

By Eleanor Goldfield, -

Here's what happens when you fine big polluters – plus a look at how intertwined law enforcement and pipeline companies are (hint: it's not you they're protecting and serving.) Next up, should we [...]

Blacking Out The Yellow Vests On Cable News: Corporate Media Doing Its Job

By Paul Street, -

The deletion of events that don’t fit with the reigning ideology is part of how ruling class-owned media works to manufacture mass consent to unjust hierarchy. I spent much of last week in a [...]

Misreporting Manafort: A Case Study In Journalistic Malpractice

By Alan McLeod, -

In what has been described as potentially the biggest story of the year, the Guardian’s Luke Harding (11/27/18) reported last week that Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, held [...]

Establishment Media Shy Away From Claims Of Perjury By Kavanaugh

By Justin Anderson, -

Trump Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh was subject to a wringer of testy Senate confirmation hearings last week. The current DC Circuit Court judge has come under fire from Democrats on the [...]

Another Outright Lie About Venezuela: Last Opposition Newspaper May Close

By Jonathan Nack, -

The mainstream corporate media lies incessantly and unashamedly about what's happening in Venezuela. An example of a current lie circulating in the corporate media is a story published [...]

The Gray Lady Thinks Twice About Assange’s Prosecution

By Ray McGovern, -

Though The New York Times itself has not reported it, it’s No. 2 lawyer told a group of judges that the prosecution of Julian Assange could have dire consequences for the Times itself, explains [...]

High Crimes And Misdemeanors – Not By Trump But Obama And Democrats

By Staff, -

Increasing evidence emerges that confirms what ex-CIA analyst Ray McGovern suggests was a classic off-the-shelve intelligence operation initiated during the last year of Obama’s [...]

The Media Never Mention The No. 1 Cause Of Climate Change

By Lee Camp, -

There are many issues the corporate media will debate in its standard, convoluted, manipulative manner. In fact, most issues will at some point get an hour of glowing fame on the mind-control [...]

Federal Agents Interrupt CBS Interview With Former ICE Spokesperson

By Jake Johnson, -

"This is why people won't come out and speak against the government," said James Schwab, a former ICE spokesman who quit after refusing to spread the Trump administration's lies. In a nationally [...]

Why Venezuela Reporting Is So Bad

By Joe Emersberger, -

For almost 20 years, the US government has been trying to overthrow Venezuela’s government, and establishment media outlets (state, corporate and some nonprofit) throughout the Americas and [...]