Posts tagged media
Posts tagged media
If this doesn’t get your blood boiling and your mind working nothing will.
In addition to disclosing the lies and manipulations of the mainstream media supporting the war machine the clip also points out one more reason the government wants to muzzle the Internet - - - not just to stop piracy but to establish complete control of the flow of information.
The 6 Corporations That Control 90% Of What You Read, Watch, And Listen To…America’s Media Monopolies…
WTH! They own the Presidential Debate? Seems they don’t really even need SOPA or PIPA to do the dirty! Money may talk but we the people can still walk. Let’s support the corporations that support us.
Silence is Death.
“Modern establishment journalists have taken what should be the credo and mission of actual journalism — afflict the powerful and comfort the powerless — and completely reversed it”
Welcome to the Media Blackout
“Despite many well-intentioned people in the so-called media reform movement, reform measures via government agencies have rarely worked at the federal level. This is why we must all be the media, we must create and share our own transparently sourced, fact-based news, and we must support independent voices that are doing the same. We cannot depend on those that have created the problems of the news media, contributed to problems of the news media, and benefited from those conditions to take heed and go about fixing said problems in the public interest. That has not, and likely will not happen.”
Mickey Huff, Director, Project Censored, to Truth-Out.org: Is the Corporate Media Still Censoring Stories?
For 35 years, Project Censored has released its list of the year’s most important underreported — or “censored” — stories by traditional media. Research was originally conducted by students at Sonoma State University in California but now includes research from students and faculty from 30 universities around the country.
Censored 2012 will be released in later this month on the Project Censored Web site.
Link to a free book online written by Noam Chomsky. Worth checking out if you are interested in knowing how a government in a democratic society can mislead, misdirect and control the population by ostensibly peaceable means without the people even becoming aware of the situation.