Category Media Criticism
“What we call right-wing and liberal media in this country are really just two different strategies of the same kind of nihilistic lizard-brain sensationalism,” Taibbi wrote in “Insane Clown President.”
the wisdom of the CIA’s billion-dollar-a-year fueling of the Syrian conflict is never examined, nor is the decade-and-a-half-long occupation of Afghanistan.
Western news outlets and governments even take pride in blocking such dissenting views and contrary information from reaching the American and European publics.
Media malpractice has been so sustained and widespread that it’s hard to know where to start.
Typical of Brooks’ columns, he makes loaded, self-serving assertions without bothering to cite any basis for them.
Intercept co-founder Glenn Greenwald and Editor-in-Chief Betsy Reed join Jeremy Scahill for a discussion on the crazy apocalyptic present in which we find ourselves.
Glenn Greenwald | Watch How Casually False Claims are Published: New York Times and Nicholas Lemann Edition
…it was the press, not Snowden, which decided what stayed secret and what was reported.
…it’s only when it comes to some of the most powerful people on the planet that the rules change.
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State-sponsored broadcasting CEO to be appointed directly by US president
“It was understood that if you fell out of grace [with the Education Department], your business might go away…”
…even today known establishment and CIA operatives such as Anderson Cooper (CNN-CBS) and Robert Baer (CNN) regularly “report the facts” to millions of Americans…
“I didn’t like Clinton at all, but her positions are much better than Trump’s on every issue I can think of…”