Tag Archives: media

Love, Western Nihilism and Revolutionary Optimism

By Andre Vltchek Source: Dissident Voice How dreadfully depressing life has become in almost all of the Western cities! How awful and sad. It is not that these cities are not rich; they are. Of course, things are deteriorating there, … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Art, conditioning, Corruption, culture, Empire, media, Philosophy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Psychology, Revolution, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Deep State’s Dominant Narratives and Authority Are Crumbling

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds This is why the Deep State is fracturing: its narratives no longer align with the evidence. As this chart from Google Trends illustrates, interest in the Deep State has increased dramatically in … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, black ops, CIA, conditioning, corporate news, culture, Deep State, Dystopia, Empire, Geopolitics, Hackers, History, media, Militarization, news, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, State Crime, surveillance state, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Snow, Death, and the Bewildered Herd

By Edward Curtin Source: Behind the Curtain Few people at this hour – and I refer to the time before the breaking out of this most grim war, which is coming to birth so strangely, as if it did not … Continue reading

Posted in Art, consciousness, culture, History, media, news, Philosophy, propaganda, Psychology, society, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Review: The Utopia of Rules, by David Graeber

By Jonathan Woolley Source: Gods & Radicals Reading a book about bureaucracy may not sound like an exciting way to spend a weekend off with my family. And yet, having just started David Graeber’s latest – A Utopia of Rules … Continue reading

Posted in anarchism, conditioning, culture, Economics, History, Labor, media, Neoliberalism, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, Technology, Work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Future Crimes

By John Steppling Source: CounterPunch “Precrime Analytical Wing: Contains the precognitives and the machinery needed to hear and analyze their predictions of future crimes.” Philip K. Dick, Minority Report “I must confess that over the past few years I have … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Art, Authoritarianism, censorship, CIA, consciousness, corporate news, Corruption, culture, Dystopia, Economics, Empire, Geopolitics, History, media, Neocons, news, Philosophy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Saturday Matinee: Charlie Brooker’s 2016 Wipe

Charlie Brooker’s insightful year-end recaps puts others (from mainstream media) to shame, and they only get funnier as each year gets worse.

Posted in Art, culture, History, Humor, media, news, Saturday Matinee, society, Video | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Facebook, Twitter, Western Media Attempt to Reassert Monopoly Over “Truth”

By Ulson Gunnar Source: New Eastern Outlook In a surreal and stunning example of 21st century propaganda and censorship, Google has cobbled together a coalition it is calling “First Draft” to tackle what it calls “misinformation online.”  First Draft’s “founding partners” … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, Conspiracy, corporate news, culture, Dystopia, Empire, freedom of speech, media, news, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Keeping The Portal Open: Erik Davis on TechGnosis and the Blurring “Real” & “Virtual”

By Michael Garfield Source: Reality Sandwich Erik Davis is the author of TechGnosis: Myth, Magic, & Mysticism in the Age of Information (recently reissued by North Atlantic Books with a new afterword).  An investigation into how our transcendental urges play out in the … Continue reading

Posted in Art, consciousness, culture, Dystopia, Economics, Environment, Film, History, media, Philosophy, Psychology, Science, Social Control, society, Sociology, surveillance state, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment