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New CNN Assange Smear Piece Is Amazingly Dishonest

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 3:12 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

CNN has authored an unbelievably brazen and dishonest smear piece on Julian Assange, easily the most egregious article of its kind since the notoriously bogus Assange-Manafort report by The Guardian last year. It contains none of the "exclusive" documents ... More >>

Opposing War Is The Best Approach To Revolution

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 2:59 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

One of the most common labels people use to describe what I do is some variation of "anti-war journalist" or "anti-imperialist blogger", and I'm always a tiny bit surprised when I see it. Not because I disagree with it; opposition ... More >>

Government That Tortures Journalists Bans RT From Media Conf

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 9:21 am | Caitlin Johnstone

The British Foreign Office has banned Russian outlets RT and Sputnik from attending the upcoming Global Conference on Media Freedom in London, citing their predilection for "disinformation". More >>

US Foreign Policy Is A War On Disobedience

Monday, 8 July 2019, 12:09 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

In an excellent new essay titled " We’re Not the Good Guys -- Why Is American Aggression Missing in Action? ", Tom Engelhardt criticizes the way western media outlets consistently describe the behavior of disobedient nations like Iran as "aggressions", ... More >>

Jingoistic Military Fetishization Is As American As It Gets

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 5:00 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

"Putin's America," tweeted Anand Giridharadas, a pundit who was genetically engineered in a Monsanto laboratory to appeal to NPR listeners on every possible level. More >>

War Is So Normalized That Opposition Is “Isolationism"

Monday, 1 July 2019, 9:27 am | Caitlin Johnstone

After getting curb stomped on the debate stage by Tulsi Gabbard, the campaign for Tim "Who the fuck is Tim Ryan?" Ryan posted a statement decrying the Hawaii congresswoman's desire to end a pointless 18-year military occupation as "isolationism". More >>

Remarkably Ignorant Attitude Toward Nukes And North Korea

Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 2:59 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

Half of the responders to an innovative new survey of 3,000 Americans conducted by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and the British research firm YouGov reported that they would support a nuclear strike against North Korea if it tested a long-range ... More >>

You Are Fighting In The Most Important Battle Of All Time

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 9:50 am | Caitlin Johnstone

If you are reading this, it's most likely the result of a series of events in your life which have drawn your interest and attention to the fact that our world is quite a bit different from what we've been told by our school teachers, by the news media, ... More >>

Starvation Sanctions Are Worse Than Overt Warfare

Monday, 24 June 2019, 9:21 am | Caitlin Johnstone

"We are putting major additional Sanctions on Iran on Monday," President Trump tweeted today. "I look forward to the day that Sanctions come off Iran, and they become a productive and prosperous nation again - The sooner the better!" More >>

The government's lies prove America's goodness

Monday, 24 June 2019, 9:20 am | Caitlin Johnstone

Last night Fox's Tucker Carlson praised Trump's decision not to go forward with a planned attack against Iran which the president claims would have killed approximately 150 people in response to a downed drone, which if true would have been a profoundly ... More >>

Do Drones Dream Of Electric War Crimes?

Friday, 21 June 2019, 1:52 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

Minerals drop explosive minerals onto organic matter with faces and feelings, and eyes are ripped from heads and fingers are ripped from hands and limbs are ripped from torsos and insides are ripped outside from bodies once cuddled and breastfed ... More >>

Pause And Think About How Many People AREN’T Whistleblowing

Thursday, 20 June 2019, 9:09 am | Caitlin Johnstone

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning is now being slammed with $500 fines for every single day that she remains imprisoned in contempt of court for refusing to testify in a secret grand jury against Julian Assange. Next month it will increase to $1,000 a ... More >>

Report: US Planning Massive Airstrike On An Iranian Facility

Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 9:36 am | Caitlin Johnstone

According to a new article from English-language Israeli publication The Jerusalem Post , the Hebrew-language Israeli publication Maariv has reported that diplomatic sources in the UN are assessing a US plan to conduct a "massive" airstrike ... More >>

Narrative Management = Reality Management

Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 8:53 am | Caitlin Johnstone

The Grayzone 's Max Blumenthal has published the first part of an investigative series on how so-called non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are being used to manipulate the narrative about what's going on in Syria by posing as impartial investigative ... More >>

Seven Reasons To Be Highly Skeptical Of The Gulf Of Oman

Friday, 14 June 2019, 2:03 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

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

Propaganda Is The Root Of All Our Problems

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 3:08 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

A new article by Forbes reports that the CEO of Crowdstrike, the extremely shady cybersecurity corporation which was foundational in the construction of the official CIA/CNN Russian hacking narrative, is now a billionaire. More >>

What Did Pompeo Mean When He Vowed To “Push Back” Corbyn?

Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 9:55 am | Caitlin Johnstone

An audio recording from a private meeting that was leaked to The Washington Post reportedly features US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowing to “push back” against surging British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, and many are concerned that what he ... More >>

MSM Mourns Death Of CIA-Backed Syrian Al-Qaeda/ISIS Ally

Monday, 10 June 2019, 3:03 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

On Wednesday the alternative media outlet Southfront published an article titled “New Video Throws Light On Jaysh Al-Izza High-Tolerance To Al-Qaeda Ideology” about newly discovered footage showing the leader of a “rebel” faction in Syria ... More >>

More Police Raids As War On Journalism Escalates Worldwide

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 4:07 pm | Caitlin Johnstone

The Australian Federal Police have conducted two raids on journalists and seized documents in purportedly unrelated incidents in the span of just two days. More >>

Thirty-Two Tips For Navigating Propaganda and Manipulation

Tuesday, 4 June 2019, 10:03 am | Caitlin Johnstone

Thirty-Two Tips For Navigating A Society That Is Full Of Propaganda And Manipulation More >>

 

 

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