US Military Planners Advise Expanded Online Psychological Warfare Against China

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

A new report from the Financial Times details how top brass in Washington are strategizing a new Cold War with China, describing it less as World War III and more as “kicking each other under the [...]

Food Sovereignty Policy Prevents Hunger In Nicaragua

By Yorlis Luna, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

Today, thanks to our peasant families and the public policies of the Sandinista government, Nicaragua is no longer on the hunger map. Instead, we are well on the way to food sovereignty because [...]

Pushback: US Elites Use Russiagate Playbook To Blame China And Promote Hostility

By Aaron Maté, The Grayzone. -

The US establishment is demonizing China over the COVID-19 crisis with a familiar Russiagate playbook of specious claims, fear-mongering, and deflecting responsibility for homegrown [...]

The Art Of Exploiting A Pandemic

By Mike Pappas, Left Voice. -

We have all likely seen or heard the commercials. They typically start with slow music and maybe a nice sunrise. The ads then give lip service to the ‘strange and uncertain’ times in which we’re [...]

Looting, Protests, Coronavirus And Venezuela

By Jesus Rodriguez-Espinoza, Orinoco Tribune. -

In recent days Venezuela has suffered very localized situations of violence and protests, that at least in two or three cases, have ended up in looting. There might be different elements that [...]

US Media Fall For Kim Jong Un Rumor

By Moon of Alabama. -

Two South Korean government officials rejected an earlier CNN report citing an unnamed U.S. official saying Washington was “monitoring intelligence” that Kim was in grave danger after surgery, [...]

Cruel Hoax Mumia Abu-Jamal Was Ill With COVID-19

By Mobilization for Mumia, Popular Resistance -

When a PA Department of Corrections official falsely claimed Mumia Abu-Jamal was being hospitalized with COVID-19 at 5 pm on April 15, the news was shared worldwide in minutes. Supporters around [...]

US Pushes Conspiracy Theory On China’s Coronavirus Death Toll

By Ajit Singh, The Grayzone. -

As the United States suffers from the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, President Donald Trump has insisted that if his administration manages to keep the death toll to 100,000, they’d be [...]

You Don’t Need To Believe China About China’s Coronavirus Success

By Jim Naureckas, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

Bloomberg News (4/1/20) reported that anonymous US officials say that a secret US intelligence report says that China’s statistics on the coronavirus outbreak are “fake”: China has concealed [...]

‘Forced Labor’ Stories On China Drive Cold War PR Blitz

By Ajit Singh, The Grayzone. -

A recent surge in stories in the Western press accuse China of implementing an oppressive program of “forced labor” against the country’s Uyghur Muslim ethnic minority. The titanic crime China is [...]

China’s Damning US Human Rights Report May Be Propaganda, but It’s Not Wrong

By Alan Macleod, Mintpressnews.com   -

Amid a global pandemic, you might be forgiven for having missed that the State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China just released a 13,000-word report on the state of [...]

Israel Kills 10,000th Palestinian Since 2000, US Media Largely Ignore It

By Alison Weir, Israelpalestinenews.org -

Israeli forces invading Palestinian Territory have just killed a 15-year-old unarmed Palestinian boy. A sniper shot him in the head with an expanding bullet. This is the 10,000th Palestinian [...]

A Case Study Of Corporate Media Disinformation

By Stansfield Smith, Dissident Voice. -

Some alternative media have exposed the US government and its corporate media fake news reporting on Russian “election interference,” on Venezuela, the war on Syria, China’s Xinjiang and Hong [...]

International Media Uses Fake Journalist To Spread Disinformation About Nicaragua

By Nora Mitchell and Nan McCurdy, Afgj.org -

On Feb. 20, 2020, Vox.com published a piece entitled “Burnt radio stations and 18-month newsprint blockades: Inside the slow culling of Nicaragua’s free press” that has multiple problems. The [...]

Weaponizing Coronavirus In The US Propaganda War Against China

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

The United States changed its national security strategy from the "war against terror" to "great power conflict" targeting countries such as Russia and China. Some say the United States is [...]