War by media and the triumph of propaganda, by John Pilger

2012: What's the 'real' truth?

There is so much news right now, and most of it isn’t worthy of more than a quick read of the headline. If you were to ask me what I think is of value today, I would suggest you read this article and  The Importance Of The Cancellation Of South Stream.  I would also suggest you share these articles widely, particularly with the sheeple 🙂  ~J 

Why has so much journalism succumbed to propaganda? Why are censorship and distortion standard practice? Why is the BBC so often a mouthpiece of rapacious power? Why do the New York Times and the Washington Post deceive their readers?

Why are young journalists not taught to understand media agendas and to challenge the high claims and low purpose of fake objectivity? And why are they not taught that the essence of so much of what’s called the mainstream media is not information, but power?

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