Category manufacturing consent
His book caused a sensation in Germany, was a best-seller despite being completely ignored by the same media he was implicating…
Does the media you ingest benefit the same old parties and people – left and right – who refuse to effect meaningful change? Does the media you take in day in and day out, feed the perpetual war machine…?
Maybe it’s time to stop regarding every challenge, danger, obstacle, mystery and fear we encounter as a military operation…
Trump and the new American authoritarianism; our nation’s growing culture of cruelty; America at war with itself; the “post-truth” world; attacks on the free press and higher education…
Today we are obviously drowning in CIA propaganda throughout the corporate mainstream media, and in the alternative online media as well.
Scheer explained how he witnessed the destruction of the Los Angeles Occupy movement firsthand and how Democrats are partially to blame.
Wealth, power, and the American Dream
Chomsky to RT | ‘If you criticize policy, you are anti-American. That only happens in dictatorships’
Students should not be free to think. They don’t put it this way, but what it means they shouldn’t be free to enquire, to think, to challenge
Oliver Stone Hopes ‘The Putin Interviews’ Can Ease U.S.-Russia Relations.
Even among the two items that did raise coverage concerns, the degree to which this new Reader Center pales in comparison to a dedicated public editor was clear.
The network of fascists that adopted national liberation as a guiding principle then began to infiltrate leftist networks and commit terrorist attacks against innocent civilians across Europe.
What Comey implies but does not state directly is that Trump wanted to turn the FBI into the loyal arm and accomplished agent of corrupt political power.
Exclusive: Official Washington is abuzz about ex-FBI Director Comey’s testimony and excited about possibly impeaching President Trump, but that misses the underlying story of a “soft coup” by the Intelligence Community, says Robert Parry. By Robert Parry Consortium News June 8, 2017 So what were we watching in ex-FBI Director James Comey’s testimony on Thursday: […]
It’s bogus, it’s boring, and it’s hurting the country
According to American linguist and political activist, Noam Chomsky, media operate through 5 filters: ownership, advertising, the media elite, flak and the common enemy. Narrated by Amy Goodman. Al Jazeera English Published on Mar 2, 2017 To learn more about Rise Up Times and support Media for the People! with a donation click here. No […]
Russia has become the universal rhetorical weapon of American politics.
Presidents…do have a duty under the Constitution to get Congress’s approval before waging war.
GOP and Democratic Party leaders and media pundits like Rachel Maddow are raising their anti-Russian rhetoric to cold-war levels. Jeffrey Taylor, contributing editor to The Atlantic, says they are ignoring the history of broken American promises, NATO expansion and attempts to develop American first strike nuclear capability. TheRealNews Published on March 21, 2017 To learn […]
Democrats are so eager to take down President Trump that they are joining forces with the Surveillance State…ex-FBI agent Coleen Rowley tells Dennis J Bernstein.
…but the idea that they drank the Kool-Aid and thought they were saving freedom is the part that I still don’t get.