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Posts Tagged ‘propaganda’

Wikileaks, War Crimes, and the Rise of the Fascist State

On March 19, 2003, I was sitting at the bar of Jaks Tap in Chicago‚Äôs West Loop with a friend when the large television screen above flickered for a moment. […]


The Face That Launched a Thousand Drones?

The much talked about August 9 Time magazine cover, unabashed in its aim to shore up support for the war effort in Afghanistan, has left many still shaking their heads […]


Iranian Conspiracy Theory

Andrew Sullivan at the The Atlantic Monthly’s Daily Dish blog posted this hilarious Iranian propaganda film from last year. While it’s probably totally true what it says, that Americans are […]


Propaganda Wars and the Gaza Offensive

by Anne Holmes Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, who is working to broker a cease-fire between Israel and Gaza said yesterday that slanted coverage of the war mocks world opinion. […]