Tag Archives: Media

What does it take to move from pseudo-democracy to real participation?

Democratic illusion Graham Peebles considers the illusion of democracy in countries that consider themselves democratic, and argues that only with mass participation, and an electorate well informed by a truthful media, can there be real democracy. Read more [...]

Reality and its enemies: The rehabilitation of war criminal George W. Bush

George W. Bush Lawrence Davidson examines attempts in the US to rehabilitate former President George W. Bush against just two of the consequences of his war policies in the Middle East: cancer-causing munition material and drug-resistant bacteria. Read more [...]

Why would anyone vote Conservative in the UK election?

British working class Graham Peebles explores the role of the media – and ignorance – in propping up the present, unjust status quo in Britain and making it likely that those who suffer most from Conservative policies will vote Conservative. Read more [...]

Israeli human rights lawyer in detention without defence or trial, a victim of judicial abuse

Arbitrary detention in Israel Marianne Azizi writes: An Israeli Read more [...]

The omnipresent pressure to conform

Conformity Graham Peebles examines the pressure on young people to conform, and the rooting out from education of subjects that encourage individuality and criticism, and says this is less to do with respecting traditions and the law and more to do with control and fear. Read more [...]

Making America neocon again: Trump, Putin and the Ziocons

Making America neocon again Gilad Atzmon writes: It doesn’t Read more [...]

القراصنة بيننا (The pirates among us)

Facebook hacking بقلم منذر هنداوي تعطل Read more [...]

How many British MPs are working for Israel?

Israeli London embassy spy Shai Masot Jonathan Cook underlines the need for an inquiry into Israel's collusion with British politicians to influence and subvert UK policy, and laments that it was Aljazeera, not the British media, which exposed the extent of this collusion. Read more [...]

Listen: Former UK ambassador to Syria says British government “has gotten Syria wrong every step of the way”

Nureddin Sabir, Editor, Redress Information Read more [...]

Watch: “And now the latest news from Aleppo from the BBC…”

or ITN, Sky, Aljazeera, Al-Arabiya, Read more [...]