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Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/tucker-carlson-is-as-much-a-propagandist-as-anyone-else-in-media ❖ Fox News's fabulously popular right wing pundit Tucker Carlson has ratcheted up his show's anti-China propaganda yet again, introducing his interview with Brazil's rightist president Jair Bolsonaro with a psychotic rant against Beijing that, were it about Moscow, would

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-us-empire-will-be-defeated-by-the-us-empire ❖ Empire managers: Putin invaded Ukraine!Public: Oh no! What should we do about it?Empire managers: Greatly increase military spending, work to weaken Russia, and censor dissenting opinions.Public: Wait, aren’t those things you’ve always wanted to do anyway?Empire managers: Hush. ❖ Russian propaganda

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/has-america-tried-bombing-its-mass-shooting-problem ❖ Oh cool it's the part of the news cycle where Democrats and Republicans pretend something's going to change about American gun laws for a few days."It's a gun control problem!""Nuh-uh it's a mental health problem!"[Nothing changes about gun laws

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/siding-with-the-us-empire-is-always-wrong ❖ If you get the feeling that all this Ukraine flag-waving is one more vapid mainstream propaganda initiative used to manufacture consent for an agenda that has nothing to do with what you're being told, it's because that's exactly what

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/perhaps-the-us-should-shut-the-fuck-up-about-respecting-other-countries-sovereignty ❖ So Putin has finally made a move, issuing a decree formally recognizing the sovereignty of the separatist-held Donbas territories in eastern Ukraine known as the DPR and LPR. Russian troops are being deployed to the region in what Putin describes

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-medias-odd-double-standard-on-evidence-required-for-claims-of-an-impending-attack?utm_source=clipboard&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=social_sharing ❖ After weeks of uncritically passing along completely unevidenced claims about an endlessly imminent Russian invasion of Ukraine, the mass media have suddenly remembered basic journalistic ethics when reporting on claims that Ukraine is plotting an attack on Russia-backed separatists.I've

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-us-empire-is-evil-and-you-should-want-it-to-fail ❖ To rule the world, make it rely on a single dominant financial system you control so anyone who disobeys you can be cut off from the economy you've made them dependent on for survival—whether they're a nation, a protest