Latest News

Fire and Fury: Those Who Are Not Caught and Punished for Their Crimes Are Destined to Repeat Them

BY David Macilwain In his own clumsily chosen words Donald Trump delivered an ultimatum to North Korea: “you will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen”. Given that the world saw “fire and fury” unleashed…

Drool Britannia: complaint to BBC over naked militarist propaganda

by John Hilley I wish to complain about the display of extravagant militarism celebrated in this live feed coverage of the aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth: New aircraft carrier arrives in home port This is a level of state media propaganda…

Bring the Troops Home From Korea

Written by Jacob G. Hornberger There is one good solution to the Korean crisis, one that the mainstream press commentators simply will not confront. It’s not a solution that is likely to be adopted, especially by a blustery and bellicose…

Recalling how the Blairites backed a coup in Venezuela

By Joe Emersberger With Blairites, among many others, pressuring Corbyn to try to get him to join the establishment herd in a one-sided position on Venezuela (and to drop the principled one he has taken condemning violence on “both sides”) it is worth…

We mustn’t back another US-led regime change in Latin America

CHRIS WILLIAMSON is frustrated by the Blairites joining the Tories to use Venezuela for a proxy war on Corbyn THE silly season is well and truly in full swing with Britain’s big media obsessing about Venezuela and using it as…

The Guardian’s propaganda on Venezuela: all you need to know

by Ricardo Vaz, from InvestigAction.net With the Constituent Assembly elections due to take place on July 30th, the Guardian published a piece titled “Venezuela elections: all you need to know”. But instead of breaking through the fog of falsehood and…

What do Venezuelans think?: Not What You’d Expect from Reading the International Corporate Media

By: Joe Emersberger Venezuelan public opinion is not what you’d expect if you rely on the disinformation loop in which corporate media and Washington-friendly NGOs like HRW participate. Ken Roth of Human Rights Watch, HRW, recently tweeted that “Maduro has done…

600,000 Syrians Returned Home in 2017, Mostly to Aleppo: UN

While the rate of return for those displaced by the war is steadily increasing, the IOM notes that there are still high rates of displacement in many areas of the country. In the first half of 2017, 602,759 Syrians displaced…

Why Are Syrian Refugees Running Back To This Evil Dictator Who Likes To Kill Them?

by Caitlin Johnstone Al Jazeera, not often known to rock the establishment boat when it comes to the official narrative about Syria, has published an interesting new report on some recent findings of the International Organization for Migration. According to…

The Case against the ABC – Culpable failure to provide impartial coverage of the Syrian conflict

Letter to: Ms Michelle Guthrie. Managing Director,      Australian Broadcasting Commission. The screening by Four Corners of Channel 4’s documentary “The Case against Assad” marks a new low in the ABC’s editorial policy on this highly contentious subject, and at…

%d bloggers like this: