Citizen Action Monitor

Was CBC’s coverage of Juan Guaidó’s failed coup a propaganda attempt at “Manufacturing Consent”? 3/3

CBC’s propaganda exposed — April 30 broadcast of failed coup in Venezuela riddled with blatant manufactured propaganda. No 2477 Posted by fw, June 1, 2019 “In this post, Part 3, … Continue reading

June 1, 2019

Was CBC’s coverage of Juan Guaidó’s failed coup a propaganda attempt at “Manufacturing Consent”? 2/3

Can Manufacturing Consent provide criteria by which to evaluate CBC’s coverage as propaganda? No 2476 Posted by fw, May 26, 2019 In Part 1, I asked readers to reflect on … Continue reading

May 26, 2019

Was CBC’s coverage of Juan Guaidó’s failed coup a propaganda attempt at “Manufacturing Consent”? 1/3

Judge for yourself – Watch video of CBC’s coverage; Read detailed description of video; Take a look at brief intro to “Manufacturing Consent” as propaganda model. No 2475 Posted by … Continue reading

May 19, 2019

Transnational capitalist class control of the media. TCC’s use of private security and mercenaries to protect capital

Increasingly, the demands of transnational capital are overriding the boundaries of sovereign democratic institutions. No 2367 Posted by fw, September 4, 2018 NOTE — To access my other posts related … Continue reading

September 4, 2018

How a US rightwing plutocrat funded a new age of propaganda warfare that put Trump in the White House

It’s incredibly scary – Minds can be changed, behaviour predicted and controlled, and we don’t know it’s happening to us. No 2185 Posted by fw, March 20, 2018 “The danger … Continue reading

March 20, 2018

The US media cannot be trusted to present the truth, or anything approaching the truth

Media expert’s clever test reveals truth about US media lies. No 1523 Posted by fw, November 25, 2015 “…the evidence should be obvious and incontrovertible that the mainstream corporate media … Continue reading

November 25, 2015

Lampoon of State Dept. talking points on Syria for news propagandists

And even if the talking points are exposed as bullshit, not to worry because audiences will soon forget. No 1467 Posted by fw, October 3, 2015 In this lampoon, history … Continue reading

October 3, 2015

How political, corporate and special interests manipulate and distort news and information

Exposé of the methods of unseen spinmeisters who are confusing the truth beyond recognition No 1423 Posted by fw, August 14, 2015 “Complacency in the news media combined with incredibly powerful … Continue reading

August 14, 2015

How is it that ruling elites can take us in a direction that is so detrimental to most of us?

Leftist intellectuals, educators, and activists are losing the struggle against the propagandists of empire No 1269 Posted by fw, February 22, 2015 “Left progressive intellectuals and activists know that the … Continue reading

February 22, 2015

Terrorism experts, high-paid advisers to government and media, exposed as charlatans

“They certainly have the right to express their opinions, but the pretense to expertise is incredibly fraudulent.” No 1229 Posted by fw, January 13, 2015 “These are incredibly ideological people. … Continue reading

January 13, 2015

Windsor Star still shilling for Israeli propagandists — Pt 2 of 2

Revelations from an analysis of reporting style of Star’s Associated Press story confirms its pro-Israeli bias No 942 Posted by fw, December 29, 2013 A Windsor Star story, Spate of … Continue reading

December 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ironic News Report “fractures” Natural Gas Company propaganda on fracking

No 304 Posted by fw, October 18, 201 The fossil fuel industry left out a few details in their informational video about the process of drilling for natural gas. Comedian … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund spearheads “massive disobedience” to U.S. law

No 142 Posted by fw, March 30, 2011 Following up on the three previous posts, which featured video recordings and transcripts of a 2009 talk by Mari Margil about the … Continue reading

March 30, 2011 · Leave a comment