H/t reader Squodgy:
“Love this girl, her sincerity is palpable, her concerns infectious.”
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The ruling elites, who grasp that the reigning ideology of global corporate capitalism and imperial expansion no longer has moral or intellectual credibility, have mounted a campaign to shut down the platforms given to their critics. The attacks within this campaign include blacklisting, censorship and slandering dissidents as foreign agents for Russia and purveyors of “fake news.”
No dominant class can long retain control when the credibility of the ideas that justify its existence evaporates. It is forced, at that point, to resort to crude forms of coercion, intimidation and censorship. This ideological collapse in the United States has transformed those of us who attack the corporate state into a potent threat, not because we reach large numbers of people, and certainly not because we spread Russian propaganda, but because the elites no longer have a plausible counterargument.
– Former Director Of Operations In The Hungarian Intelligence Agency: “The Situation is catastrophic” – “We’re Talking About An Invasion” – “Tens Of Thousands Of Muslim Migrants Prepare For Civil War In Germany” (Video)
— Onlinemagazin (@OnlineMagazin) July 13, 2017
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Dr. William Luther Pierce radio broadcast from the late 90s
A pair of articles by the Financial Times offers quite the take on disinformation hypocrisy.
I suggest the Financial Times look into the mirror if it wants to understand where the problem is.
Worse yet, to stop the spread of fake news, the FT editorial board wants restrictions on freedom of speech.
H/t reader kevin a.
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Could this be why people are turning away from the mainstream media en masse? Because people are starting to realize just how scripted and fake everything they’re being told by these talking heads truly is?
These people have one job only: to shape and promote certain events while censoring others, telling you what the system wants you to know and believe about your world.
“It is the absolute right of the State to supervise the formation of public opinion.”
– Joseph Goebbels
While we wait to see if and when the Senate will pass (and president will sign) Bill “H.R. 6393, Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017″, which was passed by the House at the end of November with an overwhelming majority and which seeks to crack down on websites suspected of conducting Russian propaganda and calling for the US government to “counter active measures by Russia to exert covert influence … carried out in coordination with, or at the behest of, political leaders or the security services of the Russian Federation and the role of the Russian Federation has been hidden or not acknowledged publicly,” another, perhaps even more dangerous and limiting to civil rights and freedom of speech bill passed on December 8.
“What we have instead are assertions, disseminated by anonymous people, completely unaccompanied by any evidence, let alone proof,” writes Glenn Greenwald.
The CIA on Friday leaked a memo to the Washington Post “concluding” that Russia meddled in the U.S. election to help President-elect Donald Trump win — but any evidence supporting that finding remains secret.
Anonymous sources told the Post that “the CIA has concluded in a secret assessment that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win the presidency, rather than just to undermine confidence in the U.S. electoral system.” They said intelligence agencies “identified individuals with connections to the Russian government who provided WikiLeaks with thousands of hacked emails from the Democratic National Committee and others, including Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman.”
You can really see how coordinated the effort is for political leaders and their lapdog mainstream media to call for the shutting down of free speech under the label “fake news,” which is really just another way of them saying, “Things that go against our agenda” or “The only fake news you get to watch or read is *our* fake news!” *whine*
The most sadly hilarious part, even more ridiculous than Obama essentially calling for a ministry of “truthiness,” was when Brian Williams actually sat in front of a camera and referred to himself as “the real news”.
America is clearly inching one step closer to George Orwell’s 1984… Where do you think they’ll build the Ministry of Truth?
Source: Jim Stone
– HUFFINGTON POST: IF WHITE PEOPLE PRESERVE THEIR CHILD’S INNOCENCE, THEY ARE PRACTICING WHITE SUPREMACY!
If whites refuse to throw their children to the wolves, they are practicing white supremacy! No kidding, Huffington Post published this, here are the key quotes!
I don’t pretend to be able to predict the future, so admittedly I have no clue what lives my children will lead. However, my racial and class privilege make my children exempt from many of the worries that parents of color, low-income parents and parents within marginalized populations must face with regards to their children on top of the parental concerns we universally share.
Germany appears to have given up on integrating the millions of Muslim migrants pouring into the country and is instead encouraging German citizens to submit to Islam.
A television ad currently airing in Germany invites blonde-haired, blue-eyed women to embrace “tolerance” by wearing the Muslim hijab head dress.
The commercial begins with the text “Turkish women wear the hijab,” as a veiled woman is seen with her back to the camera.
However, when she turns around it immediately becomes clear that the woman is a white, blonde-haired German, before she states, “Me too! It’s beautiful!”
“Enjoy difference – start tolerance,” states the woman.
Controlled opposition, also called limited hangout, is a common propaganda technique that is, according to former special assistant to the Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency Victor Marchetti, “spy jargon for a favorite and frequently used gimmick of the clandestine professionals. Some protest movements are actually led by government or corporate agents for the purpose of controlled opposition, literally controlling behavior through fraudulent actors, pretending to be leaders of the people opposing damaging effects of the status quo.
Much of the horrid history of the past century was played by means of controlled oppositions and it still does, as William F. Engdahl details in “A century of war.” The propaganda technique today is far more sophisticated and funded than that of yesteryear.
In a 2008 paper to tackle the problem of “conspiracy theories,” (a CIA-originated term to cast a negative light on anyone opposing criminal government actions) the Obama administration’s eventual Informational Czar Cass Sunstein specifically called for government to cognitively infiltrate the truth movement, or as he called it “extremist groups” using “conspiracy theories.” In a co-written paper outlining his plan to disrupt truth – and the truth movement, Sunstein wrote:
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An article that I’m calling “the most important piece of investigative journalism yet published about Zika” has just appeared at Health Impact News.
The article, found at this link, confirms and documents what I’ve been saying about Zika virus all along: It’s all a grand quack science HOAX rooted in political agendas, not legitimate medical science.
The article is written by John P. Thomas, and I’m reprinting a portion of it here while encouraging you to get the full article at Health Impact News. It reveals that just like every other mass hysteria pandemic propaganda campaign launched by the CDC, the WHO and Big Pharma, Zika propaganda is a “masterpiece of public mind control”.