The Long History of Lies about Iran

April 4, 2013 in News

Antiwar.com | There was a flood of articles and analyses on the tenth anniversary of invasion of Iraq on March 19, most of which focused on the lies, exaggerations, and half-truths that the War Party told the American people and the world…

Oscar Winner ‘Argo’ is “Hollywood Hubris” Propaganda That “Reinvents History”

February 25, 2013 in News

Nima Shirazi | When “Argo” has won that coveted golden statuette, it will be clear that we have yet again been blinded by the heavy dust of politics and our American mantra of hostility and resentment will continue to inform our decisions…

Iran’s WMDs: Why Americans Keep Falling for War Propaganda

February 25, 2013 in News

Antiwar | People are not just ignorant, they’re ideological. They’ll believe what they want to believe. Unfortunately, such widespread and impenetrable false beliefs in the realm of foreign policy…

Panetta: Gains from DOD Propaganda Campaigns “Tough To Quantify”

February 5, 2013 in News

USA Today February 5, 2013   WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said he is skeptical of the benefits the Pentagon’s propaganda programs provide and added that the military struggles [...]

Beer and Circuses for the Zombie Republic: Today’s Patriotic Super Bowl as Indoctrination Ritual

February 1, 2013 in News

Philip Giraldi | Sports items do not often appear on Antiwar.com but I think that this year we Americans have an opportunity to show the world just how patriotic we are by combining the world’s greatest sporting event with some serious fun…

Accident, Sabotage, or Propaganda: Conflicting Stories Surround Explosion at Iran’s Fordow Nuclear Facility

January 29, 2013 in News

RT News | Contradictory reports of an explosion at Iran’s uranium enrichment site have been emerging. Iran denies it ever happened, calling it “Western propaganda” while Israel confirms it, putting tensions around upcoming nuclear talks.

EU Panel Issues Report Calling for State Regulation of Media and Imposing Fines on Non-compliant Press

January 25, 2013 in News

The Telegraph | The “high level” recommendations that will be used to draft future EU legislation also attack David Cameron for failing to automatically implement proposals by the Lord Justice Leveson inquiry for a state regulation of British press.

Peter Schiff: Inflation Propaganda Exposed

January 11, 2013 in News

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Why We Hate Them: Arabs in Western Eyes

January 2, 2013 in News

The American Conservative | Control of the preferred narrative is essential in today’s instant-news political culture. This has been particularly true since 9/11…

Army drops suspension of “top propaganda contractor” in criminal probe

December 30, 2012 in News

USA Today | The Army has lifted its suspension of the owner of its top propaganda contractor in Afghanistan, despite the Pentagon’s ongoing criminal investigation against him for late tax payments, treatment of his Afghan employees…