Robert Parry, Critic of Media’s Russia Coverage, Receives Top Journalism Prize

  Editor’s Note: We are extremely happy to hear about Parry’s well deserved prize.  He is simply outstanding. However, in our book other people of similar merit also deserve recognition for their simply towering contributions. These  include the journalist/activists namedREAD ON

Western Disinformation Never Rests: Deconstructing CNN’s Fareed Zakaria’s Portrait of Putin

Dispatches from Deena Stryker ZAKARIA’S PUTIN ‘DOC’ First off, the only biographical information concerns his father’s participation in the Great Patriotic War — with no context, such as the fact that, with 27 million killed, the war against Hitler leftREAD ON

Oscars Award to ISIS-Connected White Helmets Exposed by 21st Century Wire

Forget Oscar: Give The White Helmets the Leni Riefenstahl Award for Best War Propaganda Film Patrick Henningsen | 21st Century Wire  This has to be a historic low for Hollywood and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. In your average lifetime,READ ON

Donbass report

A First Person Report from Donbass

=By= Алексей Журавко – Oleksiy Zhuravko Dear friends, I am currently in Donbass – a Ukrainian region torn apart by a civil war. Some of you have heard about the war here. Most of you haven’t. Those that have heardREAD ON

Hillary and the Clinton Foundation: Exemplars of America’s Political Rot

  ERIC DRAITSER The latest in a string of embarrassing scandals is centered on the powerful Clinton Foundation, and the obvious impropriety of its acceptance of large donations from foreign governments (and wealthy individuals connected to them), especially those governmentsREAD ON

DOSSIERS: Big Pharma ripoffs make headlines, but EpiPen’s greed is normal, systemic, not an aberration.

FROM VARIOUS SOURCES. DOSSIER EDITED AND PREPARED BY PATRICE GREANVILLE Mylan’s EpiPen costs about $2 to make, but the company is now charging $600+ per prescription, a 400% rise in a few years, and the original price was no bargain.READ ON

More anti-Russian propaganda from the New York Times

THE WEST’S GREAT WAR AGAINST RUSSIA The object is the defeat and destruction of Russia as an independent world power. By Barry Grey SENIOR POLITICAL ANALYST, WSWS.ORG Using unsubstantiated assertions, political amalgams and outright lies in a manner reminiscent ofREAD ON