Tag Archives: Authoritarianism

37 Tips For Navigating A Society That Is Full Of Propaganda And Manipulation

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: Axis of Logic For as long as there has been human language, humans have been using it to manipulate one another. The fact that it is possible to skillfully weave a collection of symbolic mouth noises … Continue reading

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Slavery of Fear

By Gilbert Mercier Source: News Junkie Post Flee, fight or freeze In the natural world, there are two kinds of responses to imminent threats: either flee or fight. Most of the time, in order to maximize chances of survival, the decision … Continue reading

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Julian Assange, Prometheus Bound

He is being punished not for stealing fire – but for exposing power under the light of truth and provoking the god of Exceptionalism.  By Pepe Escobar Source: Consortium News This is the tale of an Ancient Greek tragedy reenacted … Continue reading

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P Is for Predator State: The Building Blocks of Tyranny from A to Z

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “When a population becomes distracted by trivia, when cultural life is redefined as a perpetual round of entertainments, when serious public conversation becomes a form of baby-talk, when, in short, a people … Continue reading

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THE ONLY OBSTACLE TO A HEALTHY WORLD IS GOVERNMENT SECRECY AND PROPAGANDA

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: Waking Times If people in power were no longer able to hide secrets and spin lies about what’s going on in the world, all of our major problems would come to an end. Because secretive and … Continue reading

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Corporate Media Looks to Purveyors of State Violence Abroad to Condemn State Violence at Home

By Loretta Graceffo Source: FAIR.org Anti-racist protests have swept across the country over the past month, demanding justice for George Floyd, police accountability and the defunding of law enforcement. In response to these uprisings, President Donald Trump publicly toyed with … Continue reading

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Elite television news rescued by COVID

By Jon Rappoport Source: NoMoreFakeNews.com Yet another consequence of the fake pandemic is the propping up of that doddering old fool, elite television news. The COVID story doesn’t need Walter Cronkite. It only needs wall to wall. From 5AM to … Continue reading

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The Military Must be De-Funded Along with the Police

By Dan Kovalik Source: CounterPuch As Vijay Prashad explains in his book, Red Star Over The Third World, domestic fascism in the West has reflected the West’s pre-existing colonial practices abroad. Citing Martinique communist Aimé Césaire, Prashad explains: “What had come … Continue reading

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