British Propaganda and Disinformation: An Imperial and Colonial Tradition

WAYNE MADSEN—In 2013, April 2017, and April 2018, the Western media echo chamber blared out all the same talking points: “Assad killing his own people,” “Syrian weapons of mass destruction,” and the “mass murder of women and children.” Western news networks featured videos of dead women and children, while paid propagandists, known as “contributors” to corporate news networks – all having links to the military-intelligence complex – demanded action be taken against Assad.


Gonzo Journalist Seeks Meaningful Employment

A bloodless revolution seems to be out of the question. John Rachel, my cadre in Japan, has a viable plan in The Peace Dividend, but can’t even get the attention of major anti-war groups. Capitalism spoils everything it touches. As Chris Hedges says, here in Empire “doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, governments destroy freedom, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals, and our banks destroy the economy.”