Theoretical Lies Of The World Bank

By Eric Toussaint, Cadtm.org -

In 2019, the World Bank (WB) and the IMF will be 75 years old. These two international financial institutions (IFI), founded in 1944, are dominated by the USA and a few allied major powers who [...]

NY Times Admits It Sends Stories To US Government For Approval Before Publication

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

The New York Times has publicly acknowledged that it sends some of its stories to the US government for approval from “national security officials” before publication. This confirms what veteran [...]

Veteran Navy Officer Exposes Flaws In US Version Of Iran Oil Tanker Narrative

By Nafeez Ahmed, Mintpressnews.com -

Insurge — The Trump administration has released a range of photographic and video evidence in support of its claim that proves how Iran attacked a Japanese-owned oil tanker near the Strait of [...]

Seven Reasons To Be Highly Skeptical Of The Gulf Of Oman Incident

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

In a move that surprised exactly zero people, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has wasted no timescrambling to blame Iran for damage done to two sea vessels in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, citing [...]

Contracts Reveal How The DEA Exercises Control Over Television, Film Productions

By Tom Secker, Mintpressnews.com -

Nearly 200 pages of Drug Enforcement Administration contracts with producers were obtained through the Freedom of Information Act. They show for the first time how the agency interacts with [...]

Why We Need The New Yorker To Correct Its Error On Venezuelan Inequality

By Jim Naureckas, Fair.org -

My hat is off to Keane Bhatt, NACLA blogger and occasional Extra!contributor, for his tireless efforts to prod one of the United States’ most prestigious media outlets to live up to its professed [...]

The Mass Media Is Poisoning Us With Hate

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig.com -

In “Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media,” published in 1988, Edward S. Herman and Noam Chomsky exposed the techniques that the commercial media used to promote and [...]

The Western Media Is Key To Syria Deceptions

By Staff, Jonathan-cook.net -

By any reckoning, the claim made this week by al-Qaeda-linked fighters that they were targeted with chemical weapons by the Syrian government in Idlib province – their final holdout in Syria – [...]

The Corporate Media And The ‘Resistance’ to Peace

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report -

The corporate media is an integral part of the War Party, which is led by the Democratic Party and many of its former neocon adversaries. The New York Times is the mouthpiece of the War Party. It [...]

US Press Reaches All-Time Low On Venezuela Coverage

By Daniel Kovalik, Venezuelanalysis.com -

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 [...]

There’s Far More Diversity In Venezuela’s ‘Muzzled’ Media Than In US Corporate Press

By Lucas Koerner AND Ricardo Vaz, Fair.org -

The international corporate media have long displayed a peculiar creativity with the facts in their Venezuela reporting, to the point that coverage of the nation’s crisis has become perhaps the [...]

It’s Never Really About The Bread

By Eleanor Goldfield, Roarmag.org -

Corporate media often depicts major social upheavals as single-issue affairs — to see how movements and struggles connect we need to look beyond the headlines. The tip of the iceberg is not what [...]

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

By Staff, Truepublica.org.uk -

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 [...]

Propaganda Intensifies Trade War With China

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

U.S. propaganda is always pointing to one person that solely cases everything and therefore deserves all the hate. It once was Saddam, Saddam , Saddam. Then Ghadaffi, Ghadaffi, Ghadaffi, Assad, [...]

US Press Reaches All-Time Low On Venezuela Coverage

By Daniel Kovalik, Counterpunch.org -

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 [...]