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Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/ukrainian-official-behind-western-media-reports-of-russian-atrocities-fired-by-ukrainian-parliament ❖ A Ukrainian government official frequently cited as a source by western news media for her allegations of atrocities committed by Russian troops has been fired by the Ukrainian parliament, in part because of the unevidenced nature of those claims.Newsweek

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/theyre-worried-about-the-spread-of-information-not-disinformation ❖ We're in the final countdown to British Home Secretary Priti Patel's decision on the fate of Julian Assange, with the WikiLeaks founder's extradition to the United States due to be approved or rejected by the end of the month. Joe

(This article contains reports about child rape which might be intense for some people.)Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/western-media-run-blatant-atrocity-propaganda-for-the-ukrainian-government ❖ The Ukrainian government is quickly learning that it can say anything, literally anything at all, about what's happening on the ground there and get it uncritically

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/russian-propaganda-means-disputing-us-propaganda ❖ The Associated Press has published yet another article based on unevidenced assertions by anonymous government officials about the scary horrifying frightening Russian menace, this time to accuse another media outlet of promoting propaganda. Without a trace of irony."U.S. intelligence

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/proposal-just-run-all-western-news-media-directly-out-of-cia-headquarters ❖ I think it would be a lot more efficient and straightforward if all English-language news media were just run directly out of CIA headquarters by agency officials in Langley, Virginia. This way news reporters could eliminate the middleman and drop