As grave of a threat as deliberate war is, unintended escalation from miscommunication and misperception can be as bad. Biden is the perfect vessel for such risks.
The central question for Americans from the start of the war in Ukraine was what role, if any, should the U.S. government play in that war? A necessarily related question: if the U.S. is going to involve itself in this war, what objectives should drive that involvement?
Continue reading “Biden’s Reckless Words Underscore the Dangers of the U.S.’s Use of Ukraine As a Proxy War – GlennGreenwald 3/27/22”
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released information to TheBlaze1 in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. The information showed that the federal government had purchased advertising to the tune of $1 billion taxpayer dollars as part of a media campaign to build vaccine confidence.
Continue reading “US Government Paid News Media $1 Billion For Propaganda to Promote mRNA Vaccines – Technocracy 3/25/22”
A development in the infamous laptop story further proves the “Russian Disinformation” tale was itself disinformation, shaming a herd of craven media stenographers
Continue reading “The Media Campaign to Protect Joe Biden Passes the Point of Absurdity – MattTaibbi 3/25/22”
Corporate America seems to have quite the vendetta against Russia. BlackRock CEO Larry Fink put out a letter Thursday in which he addressed shareholders regarding his company’s opinion and response to the ongoing invasion of Ukraine. The CEO of the world’s largest asset manager took an emphatic stance in favor of Ukraine against Russia, claiming he finds it “particularly painful to witness” due to the “indiscriminate killing of civilians.”
Continue reading “BlackRock CEO Boasts Of Canceling Russia In Letter To Shareholders – BigLeaguePolitics 3/25/22”
The war in Ukraine is a humanitarian challenge, but not a national security issue.
Lost in the Ukraine war conversation is the reality that almost none of it has anything to do with the interests of the American citizen, and our elected leaders don’t seem to notice or care.
Continue reading “The Forgotten Question: What is the American Interest in the Russia-Ukraine War? – TheDossier 3/16/22”
US Indo-Pacific commander Admiral John Aquilino has recently complained about China’s militarization of the South China Sea. He has accused China of placing anti-aircraft and anti-ship systems along with other military facilities on islands scattered throughout the South China Sea.
Continue reading “US Condemns Chinese Military Build-Up the US Itself Provoked – Brian Berletic 3/23/22”
New poll finds that the more mRNA injections you take, the more likely you are to unquestionably endorse the government’s Ukraine narrative.
The Toronto Star hired a polling agency to survey Canadians about their views about the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war. What made this poll unique is that it separated the sides to three separate groups: the triple vaccinated, the double vaxxed, and the unvaccinated.
Continue reading “Supporting the Current Thing: COVID Mania Adherents Embrace the Ukraine Narrative – dossier.substack.com 3/21/22”
Source: Summit.news (via BlacklistedNews)
Media amplified Zelensky’s plea for foreign fighters.
British volunteers have been blamed for a missile strike that killed 35 people at a Ukrainian training facility because their phone signals gave away the base’s location.
Continue reading “Foreign Volunteers Blamed For Missile Strike That Killed 35 at Ukrainian Training Facility – Summit.news 3/22/22”
As Russia’s special operations continue in Ukraine so does the West’s propaganda war against it. The propaganda is particularly effective but also particularly predictable in terms of who will be drawn in by it and become hysterical because of it.
This includes right-wing extremists from across the Western world but also the many US-sponsored “pro-democracy” movements elsewhere. This includes within the Southeast Asian Kingdom of Thailand.
Continue reading “Thai Volunteers Poisoned by Western Media Sign up for Ukraine Fight – BrianBerletic 3/19/22”
The Western intelligence apparatus has been busy in Ukraine. With financing and collaboration through various non-governmental organizations, it won the information war with the help of Ukrainian media before Russia ever fired a shot in February. Even the country’s newest publications, like the Kyiv Independent, have received support and funding from institutions associated with the Central Intelligence Agency.
Continue reading “The Fog of Information War in Ukraine – HumanEvents 3/15/22”
If you use Twitter and engage with the subject of the war in Ukraine, you’ve probably noticed a verified account called The Kyiv Independent pop up while you’re scrolling through your feed which puts out highly biased content in favor of the Zelensky regime and the western powers which support it.
Continue reading “People Overestimate The US War Machine And Underestimate The US Propaganda Machine – Medium 3/20/22”
Video sharing platform Vimeo has updated its terms of service to ban “fake news, deepfakes, propaganda, or unproven or debunked conspiracy theories” that create “a serious risk of material harm to a person, group, or the general public.”…
Continue reading “Vimeo Bans “Fake News” That Creates “A Serious Risk of Material Harm” – ReclaimTheNet 3/14/22”
Are you starting to notice a pattern by now? For the past six years, the American people have been emotionally manipulated by what I call “manufactured waves of outrage”. Once the corporate media identifies a trigger, it will obsessively focus on it for weeks or months on end, and the narrative that develops will be echoed and magnified by millions upon millions of social media denizens. Before too long, much of the population is whipped up into an irrational emotional frenzy, and that frenzy is used to move certain agendas forward.
Continue reading “6 Years Of Being Manipulated By Manufactured Waves Of Outrage With No End In Sight – TheEconomicCollapseBlog 3/14/22”
Meta Platforms will allow Facebook and Instagram users in some countries to call for violence against Russians and Russian soldiers in the context of the Ukraine invasion, according to internal emails seen by Reuters on Thursday, in a temporary change to its hate speech policy.
Continue reading “Facebook Allows War Posts Urging Violence Against Russian Invaders – Reuters 3/10/22”
The White House on Thursday briefed around 30 social media creators covering Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, according to multiple media reports.
Continue reading “White House Briefs TikTok Creators on Ukraine – TheHill 3/11/22”