Mass Media Propaganda Is Enemy #1: Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix

by Caitlin Johnstone – The most Orwellian tool of our rulers which does the most damage and affects the most lives is not surveillance, nor police militarization, nor government secrecy, but domestic mass media propaganda. It’s also the most overlooked. It’s good to protest the other mechanisms of authoritarian control, but propaganda is enemy number one.

Propaganda Pandemic: Mainstream Media’s Worst Hits From The Year Of COVID19

Gordon Chang

Video – by Dan Cohen
As the COVID19 pandemic swept the world, corporate media outlets pumped out sensationalist propaganda to justify the US government’s refusal to protect Americans from the virus and demonize China’s historic mobilization to contain it. Behind The Headlines’ Dan Cohen examines some of the most jarring pandemic propaganda of 2020.

Israel’s Genocide in Gaza Goes Uninterrupted, But Is Europe Finally Taking Notice?

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by Miko Peled
The reality in Gaza is no secret and Israeli violations of international law are well known. However, European governments are in the habit of seeing colonized and formerly colonized people as needing aid and doing little to provide the aid. The aid they provide is sometimes monetary and sometimes humanitarian in the form of food items, but rarely is it sufficient. In the case of the Gaza Strip, real political action is called for, but it is not clear if and when the EU will be willing to act.

Agenda 2021: Resist the U.S./EU/NATO Axis of Domination

by Ajamu Baraka
The ascendancy of neoliberal forces to the executive branch of the U.S. state represents a development that potentially will be even a more dangerous period of aggression from the U.S. white supremacist settler state and its white supremacist colonial European allies. The primary agenda of the right-wing neoliberal forces represented by the Biden Administration is to reassert U.S. global leadership by reconsolidating a common U.S.-European capitalist program of domination that was disrupted with the “America first” positions of the Trump Administration.