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Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-trouble-with-western-values-is-that-westerners-dont-value-them ❖ Have you ever noticed how those who shriek the loudest about tyranny in foreign countries are always the same people calling for the censorship and deplatforming of anyone who criticizes the western empire?It's a ubiquitous mind virus throughout western

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/free-speech-doesnt-matter-if-propagandists-determine-what-people-say ❖ None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.None are more hopelessly ignorant than those who falsely believe they're informed.None are more hopelessly propagandized than those who don't know they are propagandized.Living in a liberal western democracy means

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/billionaires-only-come-to-the-rescue-in-movies-and-comic-books ❖ Twitter has done an about-face and sold the company to the richest person in the world for $44 billion.Rightists are having a merry old time making fun of the melodramatic reactions from high-profile liberals who fear Elon Musk's purchase

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/lets-back-up-a-sec-and-ask-why-free-speech-actually-matters ❖ The Joe Rogan/Spotify controversy is still going on and has only gotten more vitriolic and intense. Claims that Spotify must walk away from its $200 million contract with the world's most popular podcaster for promoting vaccine misinformation have sparked

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/speech-is-only-free-if-dissenting-voices-get-heard ❖ How many journalists are capable of doing what Julian Assange did to expose the criminality of the powerful? Not many. How many are both capable and willing? Fewer still. How many of those are now willing after seeing what's