Anti-Corbyn plots & the myth of the un-electable left

Brilliant expose of media mythology!

Road To Somewhere Else

By Daniel Margrain

 

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In 1978, the Australian social scientist, Alex Carey, pointed out that the twentieth century has been characterized by three developments of great political importance: “the growth of democracy; the growth of corporate power; and the growth of corporate propaganda as a means of protecting corporate power against democracy.” The corporations that now dominate much of the domestic and global economies recognize the need to manipulate the public through media propaganda by manufacturing their consent in order to defend their interests against the forces of democracy. This is largely achieved as a result of coordinated mass campaigns that combine sophisticated public relations techniques.

The result is the media underplay, or even ignore, the economic and ideological motivations that drive the social policy decisions and strategies of governments’. Sharon Beder outlines the reasoning behind the coordinated political…

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Democracy Now Described as ‘Criminal Cheerleaders’ for Bloodshed in Syria

Independent journalism has to be heard!

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[ Ed. note – Once there was a time when Democracy Now! was considered the go-to program for reliable alternative news, views, and information. Sadly, this doesn’t seem to be the case any more. That, at any rate, is the take you are likely come away with after reading the very informative article below by Vanessa Beeley.

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Government minister faces double legal challenge over Lancashire fracking decisions

A community group and a resident have applied to the High Court to challenge decisions by the Local Government Secretary, Sajid Javid, over Cuadrilla’s plans to frack near Blackpool.

Source: Government minister faces double legal challenge over Lancashire fracking decisions

Northern Greenhouse Launch Speech

A beautiful vision for the north!

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imageTuesday 8th November 2016

@ Islington Mill, James Street, Salford

Speaker: James Walsh

“Thanks to the Salford TUC & John Catterall for hosting this event, Happy 150th Birthday to the Salford TUC, I have worked out that my Great Grandparents arrived in Salford 140 years ago, so my family have been knocking around Salford almost as long as the TUC

A big thank you also to all the speakers at the event today, we have heard some superb thought provoking speeches on a range of subjects such as climate change, floods, renewable energy projects, capitalism, the One Million Climate Jobs campaign, Greenpeace & the anti-fracking movement

I’m here to speak about EcoTourism, so the first thing I would say is to have a fully functioning global EcoTourism industry you need to have stability & peace, therefore, I feel that the people should be demanding that in the Paris…

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Graham Hancock Explains Why People Are Attracted to Trump ~ Nov. 7, 2016

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By Joe Martino via CE (Nov. 6th, 2016)

 I’ve been saying it for months and months now: Despite the turmoil and the controversy, the fear and the anxiety, this election cycle has been incredibly positive. Now if you’ve been paying attention, you might ask how or why that is possible. If you believe that elections actually decide who is president or how a country will be run, then I understand your confusion.

But the truth of the matter is, this election is helping the world realize that a ruling elite exists. It is helping to unmask them for the psychopaths and criminals that they are, and showing how serving our best interests is not, and have never been, part of their agenda. This is something people have been writing about, making films about, and educating people on for years, but many have refused to listen.

In the greater scheme of…

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