A key function of state-corporate media is to keep the public pacified, ignorant and ill-equipped to disrupt establishment power. Read HERE
None of us has previously witnessed a barrage of extreme weather events of the kind that has been devastating lives across the globe this summer. Media Lens is a British media analysis website to scrutinise […]
A blow-by-blow account of how the big US media outlets failed utterly in its reporting on the Ukrainian counteroffensive. In ‘Fair.org’. Read the article HERE.
With eight governments falling in West and Central Africa since 2020, there might be something deeper behind what’s going on than an “epidemic of coups”, but you wouldn’t know it from Western media narratives. Ramzy […]
There is a strong whiff of McCarthyism in The West over the Ukraine war. In New Left Review’s ‘Sidecar’. Read the article HERE.
Different communities, in two different countries – one being Scotland the other Italy, and how one corporation is rapaciously damaging them both. Robin McAlpine is founder of the Scottish think-and-do tank Common Weal Cross-posted from […]
Later this month I’ll travel to Washington, as part of an Australian Parliamentary delegation, to advocate on behalf of Julian Assange. The Parliamentary delegation includes representatives from across the political colour spectrum. This alliance, unlikely […]
Latest developments around attacks on freedom of the press in Europe and the EU Media Freedom Act. In ‘Investigate Europe’. Read the article HERE.
The “European Malaise” is simply the inability of Europe’s neo-liberal political class to comprehend the current geopolitical and economic reality. Mathew D. Rose is an Investigative Journalist specialised in Organised Political Crime in Germany and […]
The United Arab Emirates, which ranks 119th in the world press freedom index, might buy one of the UK’s most influential newspapers. Peter Oborne is a British journalist and commentator. Cross-posted from Middle East Eye […]