The Horrifying Rise of Total Mass Media Blackouts on Inconvenient News Stories

The Horrifying Rise of Total Mass Media Blackouts on Inconvenient News Stories

Listen to a reading of this article: Two different media watchdog outlets, Media Lens and Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR), have published articles on the complete blackout in mainstream news institutions on the revelation by Icelandic newspaper Stundin that a US superseding indictment in the case against Julian Assange was based on false testimony from…

Media Converges on the Narrative That UFOs May Be Russian/Chinese Threat

Media Converges on the Narrative That UFOs May Be Russian/Chinese Threat

Listen to a reading of this article: So in case you haven’t been keeping up it’s been pretty thoroughly confirmed that the US government’s highly anticipated UFO report due this month won’t contain any significant revelations and certainly won’t verify anyone’s ideas about these phenomena being extraterrestrial in origin, but it absolutely will contain fearmongering…

Recantations Are All the Rage

Recantations Are All the Rage

Several things are happening simultaneously. Most important, Israel has lost the public opinion war in much of the world through its brutality during the recent attack on Gaza and it continues to lose ground even in the wake of a cease fire due to mass arrests of Palestinians and armed police intrusions in and around…

How Israel Uses Disinformation to Delegitimise the Palestinian Cause

How Israel Uses Disinformation to Delegitimise the Palestinian Cause

Over the past two weeks as Israeli air strikes killed at least 243 Palestinians, including 66 children, in Gaza, Israeli officials have been at the forefront of another war: sharing misleading and deceptive content about Palestine, much of it designed to portray Palestinians as violent, dishonest and deceitful, or to legitimise Israeli brutality. Israeli attacks on Gaza…