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

By Adam Johnson, Fair.org -

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, Occupy.com -

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, Counterpunch.org -

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, Fair.org -

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, Fair.org -

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, Opednews.com -

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, Consortiumnews.com -

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, Ajamubaraka.com -

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, Truthdig.com -

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, Commondreams.org -

"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, Fair.org -

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 [...]

Western Media Whitewash Yemen Genocide

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic-culture.org -

With the United Nations warning that millions of civilians could die from violence or starvation from the ongoing military siege of the Yemeni port city of Hodeida, there is no other way to [...]

The NED’s Useful Idiots

By Joyce Nelson, Counterpunch.org -

On Friday, June 8, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow augmented her nightly Russiagate fetish by extolling the merits of the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), telling her huge audience that the NED, [...]

How The Corporate Media Enslave Us To A World Of Illusions

By Jonathan Cook, Jonathan-cook.net -

For several years now, I have been writing regular posts on my blog with one end in mind: to help open a door for readers and encourage them to step through. I select issues, usually those that [...]

The ‘Fake News’ Story Is Fake News

By Phillip Weiss, Mondoweiss. -

Almost every day on public radio or public television, I hear reports about how fake news is undermining our democracy. These high-minded reporters and anchors seem truly to believe that a [...]