The ‘Soft Coup’ of Russia-gate

By Robert Parry   The Times justifies its open hostility to the President as part of its duty to protect “the truth”; the Post has adopted a slogan aimed at Trump, “Democracy Dies in Darkness.” In other words, America’s two most influential political newspapers are effectively pushing for a “soft coup” under the guise of defending “democracy” and “truth.” ShareContinue reading

How US Flooded the World with Psyops

Robert Parry CONSORTIUM NEWS  Dateline: March 25, 2017 Newly declassified documents from the Reagan presidential library help explain how the U.S. government developed its sophisticated psychological operations capabilities that – over the past three decades – have created an alternative reality both for people in targeted countries and for American citizens, a structure that expanded U.S. influence abroad and quietedContinue reading

THE AMERICAN BRAINWASH: Guess what, Ma, capitalism is not Americanness!

Patrice Greanville Consistent with this practice, overt and pervasive partisanship in support of capitalism is not regarded by the American media as an ideological bias negating their vaunted professional “objectivity” but rather something akin to the serene acceptance of natural law. Yet, despite its currency, the idea that capitalism is synonymous with “Americanness” is as spurious as the equally widespreadContinue reading


By JAKE GEE 1984 is today eorge Orwell’s 1984 wasn’t a prediction of the future, but a fictional story built around things he was already seeing around him. The basis of The Party and Oceania were built on his observations of the totalitarian states of Nazi Germany and Stalin’s Communist Party. Those things he saw have now disappeared, and aContinue reading