Fake News in a Multipolar World

Outside the Western corporate and alternative media bubble, the fake news controversy looks like a very contrived and double-edged propaganda exercise. Tortilla Con Sal Anyone trying to understand current developments in Latin America and the rest of the world may well find it useful to consider how, throughout the 20th century, Western ruling elites agreed…

Standing Rock: Profusion, Collusion and Big Money Profits Part VI

By Cory Morningstar with Forrest Palmer PART I | PART II | PART III | PART IV | PART V Part 6 – Conclusion To conclude the series, Cory Morningstar and Forrest Palmer wrap up their deep and thorough analysis of the detour and smokescreens the current and carefully engineered, “clean energy revolution” has traversed….

Standing Rock: Profusion, Collusion and Big Money Profits Part V

By Cory Morningstar with Forrest Palmer PART I | PART II | PART III | PART IV | PART VI In Part 5 of our series, Cory Morningstar and Forrest Palmer delve into a collusion between celebrity worship culture and “big green” NGOs. How do beneficiaries of advocacy (such as tribal governments) accept money and…

Google’s First Draft Project: Mass Censorship Campaign Declares War on Truth

Facebook, Twitter, Western Media Attempt to Reassert Monopoly Over “Truth” A network whose members have literally ended the lives of millions with their lies, propose to police the web and verify the truth. Ulson Gunnar In a surreal and stunning example of 21st century propaganda and censorship, Google has cobbled together a coalition it is…

Nicaragua: Corporate Media Continues its Psychological Warfare Campaign Against the Sandinista Government

Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua – Permanent Media False Positives The reposting in various progressive outlets of biased report confirms the convergence in reporting international affairs between alternative and corporate media. Posters in support of Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega and first lady Rosario Murillo are seen next to graffiti of Hugo Chavez in Nicaragua August 3, 2016….

Neocolonial Psy-warfare: The Collusion of Western Media and NGOS

Tortilla con Sal Ever since the early 20th Century, managing global consumer taste in communications has been fundamental to the Western corporate elites’ success in their endless global war on the impoverished majority. But their control of global perceptions is in jeopardy now as the effects of climate change become more extreme and the Western…

Stranger Than Fiction: How to Keep an Antiwar Movement Down

By Emma Quangel Via Wrong Kind of Green Unthinkable Today… Imagine, if you will, the year 2016. It is a year of war. Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Libya, Palestine, Lebanon, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Ukraine, Turkey – just a handful in a long list – are under attack. Covert operations angling at “regime change” take place in the…

Muhammad Ali and Dylann Roof: Contested Meanings and Contested Lies

By Ajamu Baraka The announcement by the United States Department of Justice that it would prosecute and pursue the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the White nationalist who murdered nine African Americans in Charleston, South Carolina and the death of Muhammad Ali are two events that appear on the surface to be completely disconnected. Yet…

Psychological Warfare and Self-Parody at the New York Times

By Tortilla con Sal Most people interested in getting a true and fair view of foreign affairs realize they stand little chance of finding it in the New York Times. For a long time now, most people interested in getting a true and fair view of foreign affairs have realized they stand little chance of…