YouTube Financially Deplatforms Swath Of Indie Media

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

The Google-owned video sharing platform YouTube has demonetized numerous independent media accounts, a jarring escalation in the steadily intensifying campaign against alternative news outlets [...]

Inside The Battle For Portland

By Shane Burley, Waging Nonviolence. -

On the night of July 11, as hundreds of Black Lives Matter protesters amassed around the Justice Center in Portland, Oregon, federal Homeland Security officers opened fire with “crowd control” [...]

Letter From Truthdig’s Editor-In-Chief, Robert Scheer

By Robert Scheer, Popular Resistance. -

To Zuade Kaufman: I want to register my strongest possible disagreement with your unilateral decisions to bar me from the Truthdig site, close the site, and discharge Truthdig's employees. [...]

‘Media Bias Fact Check’ Smears WikiLeaks, Supports Western Propaganda Machine

By Elizabeth Vos, Disobedientmedia.com -

With the latest US-backed coup underway in Venezuela and Roger Stone’s arrest as much an exercise in theater as the rest of his political career, one may wonder what a critique of Media Bias Fact [...]

How A NeoCon-Backed “Fact Checker” Plans To Wage War On Independent Media

By Whitney Webb, Blackagendareport.com -

Soon after the social media “purge” of independent media sites and pages this past October, a top neoconservative insider — Jamie Fly — was caught stating that the mass deletion of [...]

The Biggest Threat To Free Speech No One Is Talking About

By Robert Scheer, Truthdig. -

If you clicked this story, odds are you’re a consumer of independent media. Yet even as you’re reading these words, your ability to do so in a timely manner is in grave jeopardy. Since [...]

Social Media Censorship Intensifies

By Kurt Nimmo, Activistpost.com -

The midterm election is being used as an excuse to purge social media accounts and thus reduce traffic to websites on the target list. First it was alt-right figures like Milo Yiannopoulos and [...]

Harvard Study: Big Telecom Terrified Of Community-Run Broadband

By Karl Bode, Motherboard.vice.com -

A new study out of Harvard once again makes it clear why incumbent ISPs like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T are so terrified by the idea of communities building their own broadband networks. According [...]

Day 2 Of Countdown To Launch: John Zangas

By Popular Resistance, www.popularresistance.org -

John Zangas is a journalist and photographer who is one of the co-founders of DCMediaGroup, an independent media platform. John is a dedicated documentarian of people's movements in and around [...]

Day 4 Of Countdown To Launch: Kymone Freeman

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Creating our own media is a critical task for the movement. Clearing the FOG is one way in which Popular Resistance creates our own media. The show, which has had more than [...]

From An Open Internet, Back To The Dark Ages

By Jonathan Cook, www.counterpunch.org -

By Jonathan Cook for Counterpunch. In December the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to repeal already compromised regulations that are in place to maintain a semblance of “net [...]