The mushing together of “fake news” and what the Times describes as “anti-European Union propaganda” is insidious. The first relates to consciously fabricated stories; the second involves criticism of a political institution, the E.U,, which is viewed by many Europeans as elitist, remote and disdainful of the needs, interests and attitudes of average citizens.… Read More NYT’s Fake News about Fake News
Former FBI agent and whistleblower Coleen Rowley says there’s a difference between leaking and whistleblowing, and it’s likely that the former took place in the ongoing power struggle between the deep state.… Read More Did the Deep State Facilitate Flynn’s Resignation?
While this crisis in American journalism has grown more severe in recent years, the pattern is not entirely new. It is reflected in how the mainstream media has missed many of the most significant news stories of modern history and has, more often than not, been an obstacle to getting at the truth.… Read More How the NYT Plays with History
By shamelessly tapping in to the deep wells of popular atavism, the elite have managed the extraordinary trick of escaping the wrath their appalling profiteering and extreme levels of wealth should bring.… Read More Trump and the Media: The Ins and Outs of a Complex Relationship
Although the media today is rife with reports of so-called «treasonous» contacts between Donald Trump advisers and officials of the Russian government, the media was not to be found anywhere in October 1980 when the Central Intelligence Agency, working with the Reagan campaign, secretly negotiated an «arms-for-no-hostages» deal with the Ayatollah Khomeini’s regime in Iran. … Read More A Foreign Nation Did Interfere in a US Election: in 1980
Democrats, still reeling from their unexpected and traumatic election loss, as well as a systemic collapse of their party, seemingly divorced further and further from reason with each passing day, are willing — eager — to embrace any claim, cheer any tactic, align with any villain, regardless of how unsupported, tawdry, and damaging those behaviors might be.… Read More The Deep State Goes to War With President-Elect, Using Unverified Claims, as Democrats Cheer
If we follow Kissinger’s tracks in recent months we find a highly interesting series of meetings.… Read More Is Trump the Back Door Man for Henry A. Kissinger & Co?
Obama has just expelled 35 Russian diplomats for precisely the same offence, with the exception that in the Russian case there is absolutely zero hard evidence, whereas in the Masot case there is irrefutable evidence on which to act.… Read More Why Has Israeli Spy Shai Masot Not Been Expelled?
Instead of doing the real job of investigative journalism and holding power accountable, the Western media is by far the most sophisticated purveyor of state-sponsored bullshit on the planet. … Read More On Whitewashing Russia: Power-worshippers Only See Black-and-White
“They had their minds made up from day one. And then after 9/11, that’s when the death warrant for Saddam Hussein was signed.”… Read More Saddam Hussein’s CIA Interrogator Finally Reveals Truth About Bush’s Invasion of Iraq
It took a few days to get there, but the Washington Post has finally made the circuitous voyage from a headline declaring “Russian operation hacked a Vermont utility, showing risk to U.S. electrical security, officials say” to finally arriving at “Russian government hackers do not appear to have targeted Vermont utility, say people close to investigation.”… Read More Washington Post Admits It Posted Fake News Regarding Russian Hacking