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Demanufacturing Consent: The Snowden-ISIS Hoax


DC on BFP #48 | Tom Secker joins us to discuss the fake "news" story circulati

Demanufacturing Consent: Rebecca Gordon on Why Torture Still Matters


DC on BFP #47 | Rebecca Gordon, a philosophy teacher at the University of San

Demanufacturing Consent: Sheldon Richman on Open Borders and the Politics of Walls


DC on BFP #46 | Sheldon Richman joins us to explain why the US government has

 

 

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They Live, We Sleep: Corbett and Jimenez on John Carpenter’s 1988 Classic

FLNWO #18 | James Corbett talks to Guillermo Jimenez about “They Live,” John Carpenter’s surprisingly prescient 1988 film about a society hypnotized and controlled by an alien species that cannot be seen directly. We discuss the film as a metaphor for the modern day “truth movement.”

#Narconoia Updates Move to Twitter

Danny Benavides | A quick note about the #Narconoia Updates on Traces of Reality. You can now stay up-to-date with news from the US-Mexico borderlands by following me on Twitter @Narconoia. Expect daily links in your timeline to stories and analysis surrounding Mexico’s narcos and the drugwar police state developing at home.

Jack Blood Interviews Guillermo Jimenez on Deadline Live

Jack Blood Show | Guillermo Jimenez joins Jack Blood on his live radio show to discuss immigration, the US-Mexico border, the drug war, destabilization in Latin America, the militarization of local police in the United States, culture revolutions, music, art, and much more.

Reviving the Dead With DIY Forensics: Still Life (Vice Motherboard documentary)

Danny Benavides | There is something booming in Mexico besides the drug trade and the violence associated with it: Forensic science. This is an extremely fascinating mini-documentary from Vice’s “Motherboard” video-magazine which spotlights this very discipline and the crucial role that forensic science plays…

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“La Familia” Founder Carlos Rosales Mendoza Quietly Released from Prison

Danny Benavides | Carlos Rosales Mendoza, La Familia Michoacana founder and ally of Gulf Cartel druglord Osiel Cardenas Guillen, was recently released from prison in Mexico, with little press and seemingly little concern. The discharging of an old-school kingpin like Rosales Mendoza is a much bigger deal than the press would have many believe.

Dr. Jose Manuel Mireles in Caleta: In His Own Words

Danny Benavides | Video and English translation of the legitimate spokesperson of Michoacan’s Autodefensas, Dr. Jose Manuel Mireles Valverde speaking before a crowd gathered in Caleta de Campos — ground-zero for the Mexican government’s latest attempt to disrupt, co-opt, and disparage the self-defense movement.

Is the U.S. Helping Mexico Undermine Michoacan’s Vigilantes?

Danny Benavides | Allegations made by former Mexican General Jesus Jaime Garcia Miramontes suggesting a US plot to undermine Michoacan’s autodefensas were quickly dismissed by the press. However, what is more of a “national security” threat to the U.S. and Mexico: organized crime that can “play ball,” or an armed vigilante revolution?

TOR Radio: Imagined Lines Frame Immigration Crisis


TOR Radio #101 | Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides take a look at the root

Demanufacturing Consent: Peter Van Buren on Iraq, ISIS, and the Ghost of Tom Joad


DC on BFP #45 | Peter Van Buren joins us to discuss his time in Iraq working f

Beard World Order: Episode 03 – Bilderberg and Secret Societies


BWO Podcast #3 | James Corbett, Guillermo Jimenez, and Dan Dicks take on secre

 

 

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TOR Radio: USAID Hijinks in Cuba, ISIS, and Gaza

TOR Radio #103 | Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides breakdown news stories from the previous week, including: USAID/CIA up to their old tricks in Cuba, ISIS Takes Narco-Style Propaganda to the Next Level, and Rand Paul Loves Israel More Than You.

TOR Radio: Immigration, Prohibition, and State-Sanctioned Murder

TOR Radio #102 | Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides revisit the immigration debate and review other recent news stories involving state violence, including the cases of Eric Garner and Joseph Wood. Also, Danny breaks down the latest on narconoia and the drug-war madness along the southern US border.

TOR Radio: Imagined Lines Frame Immigration Crisis

TOR Radio #101 | Guillermo Jimenez and Danny Benavides take a look at the root causes of the escalating “humanitarian crisis” unfolding in Central America and along the US-Mexico border. Also, a first-hand account of how prohibitions on drugs and migration have negatively impacted the southern US border over the years.

Beard World Order: Episode 03 – Bilderberg and Secret Societies

BWO Podcast #3 | James Corbett, Guillermo Jimenez, and Dan Dicks take on secret societies and other gatherings of the world’s elite. Has the Bilderberg Group’s influence waned over the years? How has it adapted to the information age? What would secret societies look like in a free (stateless) society?

DC ON BFP

Demanufacturing Consent: Counterinsurgency Wars – From Gaza to Ferguson

DC on BFP #50 | Kevin Gosztola joins us to discuss the ongoing situation in Ferguson, Missouri, the killing of Michael Brown, and the larger issues of police accountability and incremental militarization. We also go over the similarities in counterinsurgency and paramilitary tactics in play both in Ferguson and Gaza.

Demanufacturing Consent: Bill Conroy on Journalistic Authenticity

DC on BFP #49 | Bill Conroy shares his story of a 20-year career in journalism, why he started writing for Narco News, why he resigned his position at the San Antonio Business Journal, his relationship with Gary Webb, and what it means to be an “authentic journalist.”

Demanufacturing Consent: The Snowden-ISIS Hoax

DC on BFP #48 | Tom Secker joins us to discuss the fake “news” story circulating around the web claiming former NSA contractor Edward Snowden released documents proving the CIA/MI6/Mossad are running ISIS. We explain the story’s origins, why it’s bogus, who may be behind it, and how alt media can avoid being misled in the future.

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