A Holocaust Survivor Speaks The Truth About Palestine

“Palestine Was Never a Land Without a People” DR GABOR MATE . Dr Gabor Mate, a holocaust survivor as an infant, speaks to Russell Brand about the situation in Palestine. This is incredibly moving and thought provoking. Remember when listening that media wars, propaganda and “disinformation” (aka lies) are not a creation of the modernContinue reading “A Holocaust Survivor Speaks The Truth About Palestine”

Much of Our Daily News is Created by “Public Relations” Companies.

. . “The news that you read on a daily basis is often created by PR companies, who present ideas to media organisations in terms of things that are news worthy and can sell.”  Max Bolomolov, Founder Creative PR Solutions The term “Public Relations” (PR) was invented by American Edward Bernays in the early 20th century, just priorContinue reading “Much of Our Daily News is Created by “Public Relations” Companies.”

CIA Propaganda Veteran Speaks in 1983, “Global Media Propaganda is a Major function of the CIA.”

. . In this short video clip, former CIA operative, Major John Stockwell, speaks about his 13 years at the CIA. “…. the CIA disseminates propaganda (via the mainstream media), to influence people’s minds….global propaganda is a major function of the CIA.” “We got the confidence of media reporters by firstly giving them true storiesContinue reading “CIA Propaganda Veteran Speaks in 1983, “Global Media Propaganda is a Major function of the CIA.””

From Vietnam to Afghanistan

. American Govt Knew No Progress was being Made in Afghanistan, but kept Killing People anyway. 2001 – 2021 https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/investigations/afghanistan-papers/afghanistan-war-confidential-documents/?tid=ss_tw A confidential trove of government documents obtained by The Washington Post reveals that senior U.S. officials failed to tell the truth about the war in Afghanistan throughout the 18-year campaign, making rosy pronouncements they knewContinue reading “From Vietnam to Afghanistan”

The American Constitution Enshrined Blacks as “3/5th of a Person.”

. . The US Constitution is often held aloft as a hallowed document to which everyone else in the universe should strive to copy and emulate. Nobody holds this document higher than the American people themselves, who often speak in hushed tones of reverence about it. Is it a holy document? Perhaps few people have actuallyContinue reading “The American Constitution Enshrined Blacks as “3/5th of a Person.””

Xinjiang & Kazakstan at the Heart of China’s “Belt and Road Initiatve.”

. . Anyone can be an expert on global affairs today. Just by looking at maps. China’s Belt and Road Initiatve (BRI) is a decades long, multi trillion dollar investment program to create much needed infrastructure along the long neglected old silk road trade routes to Europe from East Asia. It was first announced byContinue reading “Xinjiang & Kazakstan at the Heart of China’s “Belt and Road Initiatve.””

You Can’t Ever Go Back.

. I always liked the first “The Matrix” movie, seeing it at just about the same time my “awakening” to western propaganda began. The idea of taking a red pill or a blue pill was a simple but effective way of inserting an idea into your mind. The red pill gives you the opportunity toContinue reading “You Can’t Ever Go Back.”

Tiananmen Square, Uighurs & Hong Kong – A “Lightbulb” Moment Just Now.

. For many years I was just like most other people and just went along with the crowd on the subject of events in Tiananmen Square, Beijing in June 1989. After all, there WAS so much evidence of a terrible massacre wasn’t there? It was reported all over the western media and talked about onContinue reading “Tiananmen Square, Uighurs & Hong Kong – A “Lightbulb” Moment Just Now.”

“Merry Violent Christmas” from America Everyone!

. . An elected member of the US House of Representatives, Ms Lauren Boebart has posted the above image as her Christmas greetings photo of 2021. It is not the first such picture in America this festive season but it is one of the worst. For anyone from a civilized nation…….where to start to commentContinue reading ““Merry Violent Christmas” from America Everyone!”

Impressions of People & Their Social Media Revolutions

. SInce launching a blog in July 2021, I have moved on and added Twitter to my regular on-line experience. In fact I spend more time there now. I don’t know about you but before joining some of the more common social media sites, I had distinct impressions of some of them already formed inContinue reading “Impressions of People & Their Social Media Revolutions”

Why I Now Think The Royals MUST Go.

. As I gently glide through middle aged life, several major changes in my outlook have occurred. Today I will mention one. The British Royal Family. Growing up with parents who were ambivalent towards Monarchy, somehow along the way, I became a staunch royalist. Was it that school trip to our nearest city, en masseContinue reading “Why I Now Think The Royals MUST Go.”

Supporting Democracy Means We Must Not Vote

. The late great American philosopher and thinker, George Carlin got me thinking a few years back about stuff. He was fabulous at making people think. One of the things Carlin mentioned was the fact that he never votes. That struck a small cord with me as I have on occasion done the same whenContinue reading “Supporting Democracy Means We Must Not Vote”

America’s URGENT “To Do” List This Thanksgiving.

. . The following “far from exhaustive” list are suggested tasks for Washington to work on inside contemporary American society. Even when this very short list is completed, (which is unlikely to ever be) America still needs to desist from exporting its cancerous culture beyond its borders. Especially by force and by stealth. Here’s justContinue reading “America’s URGENT “To Do” List This Thanksgiving.”

Australia’s Silent Genocide

(Adapted and abridged from articles by the UK Guardian newspaper. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/series/the-killing-times) A 1927 Royal commission in Australia called it “Our conspiracy of silence”. But today, calls are growing for a national truth-telling process. Almost 70% of Australians accept that Aboriginal people were subject to mass killings, incarceration and forced removal from land, and their movementContinue reading “Australia’s Silent Genocide”

A Great Experience of Community Thinking in Northern China

. . On my first trip to northern China I stayed in the provincial capital of Shenyang for a short time. Shenyang isn’t on the tourist map for most people and neither is the other “middle” city I visited, Anshan. Both cities were very plesant and quite eye opening just to walk around and observe.Continue reading “A Great Experience of Community Thinking in Northern China”

How China Got Rid of the 30,000 US Troops in Taiwan Last Time.

. As many as 30,000 American military troops were stationed in Taiwan after world war 2 and stayed there for over three decades, right up to the 1970s. The last of the US troops left the island province in 1979 after the United States normalized diplomatic relations with Beijing. It hardly seems credible in theseContinue reading “How China Got Rid of the 30,000 US Troops in Taiwan Last Time.”

Iran’s Leaders Smile Alot – You’d Never Know it from the Wall St Media

. When most westerners think of Iran’s leaders they probably think of old black and white pictures featuring surly and unsmiling faces dressed in traditional costume. Words that might come to mind include, Inflexible, Extreme, Dogmatic, Gruff…. you get the picture…..they are an unpleasant lot over there in Iran. Having met a few Iranians duringContinue reading “Iran’s Leaders Smile Alot – You’d Never Know it from the Wall St Media”

“Russiagate” Narrative Continues to Fall Apart

https://mate.substack.com/p/russiagate-has-no-rock-bottom I’m sure you saw how VERY VERY much large sections of the Wall St media pushed, embellished, and retold that thing that was the Russia/Trump scandal in its various forms?  No one was more hysterical than MSNBC the “left wing” outlet of American media, MSNBC and CNN harped on and on for over aContinue reading ““Russiagate” Narrative Continues to Fall Apart”

“USA drone attack that killed 10 civilians, including seven children, did not violate the laws of war”, Pentagon.

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/11/3/no-misconduct-in-deadly-us-drone-attack-kabul-pentagon-review . Americans have no rules in their wars. Common sense . A US Military geek pulls into in a finely groomed driveway…. “Honey I’m home!” “Hi baby….how was your day?” “Oh just terrible. Another one of our drones hit the wrong target today. Oh boy….you can’t imagine how much paperwork I had to fillContinue reading ““USA drone attack that killed 10 civilians, including seven children, did not violate the laws of war”, Pentagon.”

Impressions From My First Trip to the USA

. . Seeing as I have already posted on my first impressions of visiting China, today I’ll post on my impressions from my first trip to the USA in 1991. . My first big trip overseas lasting 3 months and travelling to the USA, UK and Europe, started with a couple of weeks at myContinue reading “Impressions From My First Trip to the USA”