The Great Recession Blog by David Haggith When their Anointed One lost the election, big television news networks and primary newspapers coined the term “fake news” because they were angry at alternative media for eroding deep into their domain. It was time to expose these fakers because audiences were fleeing to alternatives to establishment media as certainly as… Read More Fake News: The Fake-Stream Media Devours Itself
ZeroHedge by Tyler Durden Late on Friday, with the US population embracing the upcoming holidays and oblivious of most news emerging from the administration, Obama quietly signed into law the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which authorizes $611 billion for the military in 2017. In a statement, Obama said that: Today, I have… Read More Obama Quietly Signs The “Countering Disinformation And Propaganda Act” Into Law
The Rutherford Institute By John W. Whitehead “We Americans are the ultimate innocents. We are forever desperate to believe that this time the government is telling us the truth.”—Former New York Times reporter Sydney Schanberg Let’s talk about fake news stories, shall we? There’s the garden variety fake news that is not really “news” so much as… Read More When It Comes to Fake News, the U.S. Government Is the Biggest Culprit
New Eastern Outlook by Ulson Gunnar In a surreal and stunning example of 21st century propaganda and censorship, Google has cobbled together a coalition it is calling “First Draft” to tackle what it calls “misinformation online.” First Draft’s “founding partners” include News Corporation’s (parent company of Fox News) Storyful and NATO think tank Atlantic Council’s… Read More Facebook, Twitter, Western Media Attempt to Reassert Monopoly Over “Truth”
New Eastern Outlook by Jean Perier There’s been many international events lately that have been covered by a wide range of media sources, including TV channels, newspapers and various websites. However, in an effort to attract the attention of a wider audience, some of these media sources have begun publishing misleading statements, unfounded accusations or… Read More Why America Doesn’t Believe its Corporate Media Anymore
Washington’s Blog by Charles Hugh Smith Here’s a radical idea: how about presenting the facts and letting voters decide who is “fit to serve”? Consider the context of this presidential election and the judgment call as to who is “fit to serve”: 1. Americans’ Trust in Mass Media Sinks to New Low (Gallup) “Americans’… Read More How About Presenting the Facts and Letting Voters Decide Who’s “Fit to Serve”?
Global Research By Dr. Gary G. Kohls WTC Building exploding into fine dust (it is not burning down) by pre-planted explosives in an obvious controlled demolition. The arrow points to a “squib” of exploding gas which is commonly seen with controlled demolitions. Some of the “splinters” seen (the only solid objects that did not… Read More September 11, 2001: The 15th Anniversary of the Crime and Cover-up of the Century