CAITLIN JOHNSTONE—What’s really creepy is that it worked on some people. Ever since the gaslighting campaign began people have been telling me I’ve either been brainwashed by Russian propaganda or am a Russian propagandist myself; it’s become such a ubiquitous narrative within the liberalREAD ON
RAMIN MAZAHERI—South Koreans know this, and they told me all this, but it cannot be reported in the West. It certainly cannot be reported in South Korea – permanently hostility towards Pyongyang has been institutionalized in South Korean media, of course. I did visit the DMZREAD ON
ED CURTIN—The basic way people’s thinking is controlled today is by confusing them and creating a perpetual state of mental vertigo. Muddled and disordered by double-speak, illogical reporting, and a kaleidoscopic merry-go-round of conflicting reports, the average person is reduced to a mental mess.
Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org ERIC ZUESSE—”The entire media-institution is rotten. And, it’s not because of errors. It’s because of the lies and the cover-ups, which are systematic, and which pump things to support the ideology that’s called “neoliberalism” in economics, and “neoconservatism” inREAD ON
STEPHEN LENDMAN—What will it take to bring America to live according to its own self image? PBS’ predecessor, National Educational Television, was established in 1948, owned by the Ford Foundation. Ostensibly to provide public education, it was transformed into state-sponsored propaganda, a brainwashing service, instructing Americans toREAD ON
RT.COM—“However, our audience has only been growing. What [the US authorities] fail to understand is just how much the people of the US distrust their own media. Trump’s win is a case in point, as he has been elected despite almost all the American mediaREAD ON
RICARDO VAZ—This is a good time to stress that legal systems are not moral or just by definition, but a reflection of who holds power, and this is especially true of international law. Though the struggle for an arena where all countries have the sameREAD ON
PATRICE GREANVILLE—In this section we will simply aim to show you instances of disinformation. Corporate propaganda is not just a question of scandalous lies. The best approach to mind manipulation is simply the systematic omission of truth, and that can be accomplished almost without aREAD ON