Category: IDEOLOGICAL STRUGGLE

The Intercept Is Transitioning From Guard Dog To Attack Dog For The Establishment

CAITLIN JOHNSTONE—Back in September The Intercept ran an article trying to conflate opposition to Syrian interventionism with white nationalism, and I said back then things were getting increasingly shady with this particularly outlet. The repeated WikiLeaks smears, which have no place outside mainstream media, mean that people like me are going to be distancing ourselves from that publication and ceasing to look at it as a reliable outlet.

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Resurrecting YouTube’s Banned Videos and Channels

RON UNZ—Banned channels are so labeled, and I’ve also now added a separate section listing all the individually censored or banned videos in my system: http://www.unz.com/video/censored/all/ Although I’ve actually been far too busy with my software work to actually watch almost any of these 250,000 videos I’m providing, whether censored or not, users are encouraged to do so themselves, and then decide whether the ones censored are actually so much criminal and offensive in their content than the tens of millions of videos that YouTube would never consider blocking, let alone what regularly appears on network television.

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Alternative Media And Selling Out

CAITLIN JOHNSTONE—Keep being unmitigated, because the more you mitigate your speech to become more digestible to an establishment-hypnotized audience, the more you’re helping that same toxic establishment, until before you know it you’re like Cenk Uygur, barely distinguishable from Rachel Maddow and shamelessly advancing the CIA/CNN narratives you initially set out to fight. Be uncompromising, be loud, and as Camp says at the end of his epic video, keep fighting.

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Trump’s Jerusalem Decision and Ongoing U.S. Decline

GARY LEUPP—Let the Russians and Chinese, India and Brazil, everybody everywhere understand that the U.S. is not, should not, and cannot be what it so arrogantly pretends to be: world leader and moral exemplar. It is rather a behemoth in steep decline, hopelessly corrupt and fundamentally unjust, despite its vast wealth and ferocious martial might unable to control the course of global events or even bully its closest allies into obedience.

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