Nicaragua: Failed Opposition Rally, Still Used For Propaganda

By Chuck Kaufman, Afgj.org -

The opposition called for a demonstration on Saturday, Mar. 16 at Metrocentro, a busy shopping area and traffic circle in Managua. Eye witnesses report fewer than 200 people showed up. The poor [...]

The NY Times Spreads Lies About Venezuela And Cuba

By Manuel Henríquez Lagarde, En.granma.cu -

After the New York Times confirmed that a truck carrying “humanitarian aid” was burned by opposition thugs - not Venezuelan security forces – someone alerted me that this unusual favor offered by [...]

Claims That Venezuelan Military Burned Aid Truck Exposed As Imperialist Propaganda

By Alexander Fangman, Wsws.org -

While much of Venezuela remains without power due to a blackout that President Nicolás Maduro claims is the result of US cyber attacks, the story surrounding the Venezuelan military’s supposed [...]

‘Weaksauce’: State Department Tries Ordering Media How To Cover Venezuela

By Nebojsa Malic, RT.com -

With regime change in Caracas going poorly, the State Department is trying to create reality by browbeating reporters into following the official line. Veteran AP reporter Matt Lee was not [...]

Venezuela-Baiting: How Media Keep Anti-Imperialist Dissent In Check

By Alan MacLeod, Fair.org -

Corporate media have always attacked leftists for their positions on Venezuela, a country consistently demonized and misrepresented in the US press (FAIR.org, 6/1/02, 11/1/05, 4/1/13, 2/22/19). [...]

What War Films Never Show You

By Mike Ferner, Otherwords.org -

I treated wounded GIs from Vietnam. I saw carnage that seldom makes its way into harrowing war stories like “They Shall Not Grow Old.” Newspapers on the other side of the world are calling it [...]

Worshiping The Electronic Image

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig.com -

Donald Trump, like much of the American public, is entranced by electronic images. He interprets reality through the distortions of digital media. His decisions, opinions, political positions, [...]

How Much Of Venezuela’s Crisis Is Really Maduro’s Fault?

By Steve Ellner, Consortiumnews.com -

The recognition by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former Vice President Joe Biden of Juan Guaidó as Venezuelan president is the latest demonstration of the consensus in Washington over the [...]

How BBC Depicted Staged Hospital Scenes As Proof Of Chemical Attack

By RT. -

In an extraordinary turn of events, corporate media appears to have been exposed again as an extension of state foreign policy, by a member of the establishment media cabal, manufacturing consent [...]

US Media Trying To Drum Up A New ‘Cold War’

By Dave Lindorff, Counterpunch.org -

The latest example of absurd fear-mongering was brought to us courtesy of Fox Business News, with anchor Trish Regan darkly warned that “not since 1962 have we had such enemy missiles near our [...]

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 [...]

The CIA’s Masterful Use Of Fake News

By Joel Whitney, Truthdig.com -

In early 1954, writing in the magazine Encounter, F.R. Allemann slammed the ex-prime minister of Iran, Mohammad Mosaddegh, for alleged abuses. In a “Letter from Teheran” titled “Persia: Land of [...]

‘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 [...]

The Assange/Manafort Lie And The US Department Of Justice

By Staff, Angelof-truth.com -

Due to a fake news article by the Guardian Newspaper, written by Luke Harding of the Guardian along with Villavicencio and Dan Collyns, reporting that Paul Manafort had met with Julian Assange, [...]

The Twitter Smearing Of Corbyn And Assange

By Mark Curtis, Consortiumnews.com -

The U.K.-financed Integrity Initiative, managed by the Institute for Statecraft, is ostensibly a “counter disinformation” program to challenge Russian information operations. However, it has been [...]