Social Media Coup: The Vile Virality of Venezuela’s Opposition

UPDATE: FEBRUARY 12, 2015 – VIOLENT PROTESTS MARK THE 2014 ANNIVERSARY By Heather Gies and Cyril Mychalejko On the anniversary of the outbreak of violent right-wing protests, teleSUR examines the role of social media in fomenting violence and misinformation. Last February the world recoiled in horror after photos and testimonies allegedly showing and describing Venezuelan…

Fundación Pachamama is Dead – Long Live ALBA

Fundacion Pachamama is Dead – Long Live ALBA [Part I of an Investigative Report] April 25, 2014 By Cory Morningstar with Forrest Palmer “From Sachs to Kristof to Invisible Children to TED, the fastest growth industry in the US is the White Savior Industrial Complex. The white savior supports brutal policies in the morning, founds…

Facebook : Imperial Strategy for Colonizing Your Mind

Colonialism 2.0: Putting the entire planet online… then controlling everything they see or read. By Tony Cartalucci The Western media has attempted to portray Mark Zuckerberg’s ambitious plan to get every human being online as altruistic at first, but later revealed as simply what could be called “profitable empathy.” In reality however, the truth is…

Syria: Avaaz, Purpose & the Art of Selling Hate for Empire

By Cory Morningstar Wrong Kind of Green “The Ivy League bourgeoisie who sit at the helm of the non-profit industrial complex will one day be known simply as charismatic architects of death. Funded by the ruling class oligarchy, the role they serve for their funders is not unlike that of corporate media. Yet, it appears…

What Drives The West’s Self-Destructive Belligerence?

By Tony Cartalucci “Europe whole and free” and the “reconstruction and enlargement” of Europe. That is how the corporate-funded Atlantic Council – NATO’s defacto public relations front and think tank – is describing the current agenda of the “transatlantic community” during their celebration of the “25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the 15th anniversary of NATO’s…

The Office of Transition Initiatives and the Subversion of Societies

Understanding the US Policy of Diplomacy, Development, and Defense By Horace Campbell Introduction On March 1, 1961, President John F. Kennedy issued an executive order establishing the United States Peace Corps with the objective of ‘helping’ underdeveloped nations struggling for economic growth and social progress. This order appealed to many of America’s young and brightest.…