Conspicuous presumption: Blatant hypocrisy is a status symbol in the Conservative Moral Hierarchy

by Jeremy Sherman edited by O Society May 29, 2019 The king has everything; the peasants have nothing. He eats 15 course meals while the peasants starve. Rebels yell and the king laughs, ignoring or suppressing them effortlessly. Mitch McConnell announces that he’d seat a replacement Supreme Court justice in 2020 after refusing to even … Continue reading Conspicuous presumption: Blatant hypocrisy is a status symbol in the Conservative Moral Hierarchy

Facebook doesn’t fool Me… but I do worry about how it affects You

Editors note: if you wonder how people's brains were turned into bowls of mushy Fruity Pebbles by the internet, this is your answer. It can't happen to ME because I am too smart to fall for it. But those guys over there... THEY are stupid and fall for it every time. But not ME! Oh … Continue reading Facebook doesn’t fool Me… but I do worry about how it affects You

Western Media are Key to Maintaining Syria Deception

by Jonathan Cook   edited by O Society By any reckoning, the claim made this week by al-Qaeda-linked fighters that they were targeted with chemical weapons by the Syrian government in Idlib province – their final holdout in Syria – should have been treated by the western media with a high degree of scepticism. That the … Continue reading Western Media are Key to Maintaining Syria Deception

Douma chemical deaths: research and reports

by Tim Hayward edited by O Society May 28, 2019 This page provides selected links (most recent first) with brief annotations on how public understanding developed in relation to the event and the informational contestation surrounding it. Public debate since the leaking of OPCW engineers’ report published 13 May 2019 Mainstream media is slow – … Continue reading Douma chemical deaths: research and reports

The Evidence You Were Never Meant to See

by Robert Fisk Independent edited by O Society May 27, 2019 https://youtu.be/ptwEIX3yHeI We like to take the Big Boys on trust. No longer do we believe in our meretricious little leaders with their easy lies and twitters: the Trumps, and Mays, and now all the nationalists of Europe. We certainly don’t put any credit in … Continue reading The Evidence You Were Never Meant to See

“We’re Going to Take out 7 Countries in 5 Years: Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan & Iran”

America is at War with Seven Different Countries Right Now. How Many of these Countries Can You Name? General Wesley Clark could name them 12 years ago. Amy Goodman interviews General Wesley Clark DemocracyNow! March 2, 2007 edited by O Society Memorial Day May 27, 2019 This interview serves as a reminder regarding the diabolical timeline … Continue reading “We’re Going to Take out 7 Countries in 5 Years: Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan & Iran”

America is at War with Seven Different Countries Right Now. How Many of these Countries Can You Name?

We gave the President of the United States the authority to declare war on anyone anywhere in the world he wishes, so long as he believes said country harbors terrorists. Says so right here in the Authorization for Use of Military Force. by O Society May 26, 2019 The AUMF itself consists of 60 words: … Continue reading America is at War with Seven Different Countries Right Now. How Many of these Countries Can You Name?