The Western Public “Does Not Know,” or “Does Not Want to Know?”

by Andre Vltchek New Eastern Outlook Nov 27, 2018 We are living in an age when Western propaganda has become truly intense, even surreal. It always has been, of course, but now those who are producing it, have lost all their respect for the public. It is almost as if the propagandists were laughing amongst themselves, … Continue reading The Western Public “Does Not Know,” or “Does Not Want to Know?”

Life at Trump Speed

Mental Whiplash and Forgotten Outrages By Rebecca Gordon TomDispatch Dec 6, 2018 I took my first hit of speed in 1970 during my freshman year in college. That little white pill -- Dexedrine -- was a revelation. It made whatever I was doing absolutely fascinating. Amphetamine sharpened my focus and banished all appetites except a … Continue reading Life at Trump Speed

The Reality-Based Community

"The aide said that guys like me were "in what we call the reality-based community," which he defined as people who "believe that solutions emerge from your judicious study of discernible reality." ... "That's not the way the world really works anymore," he continued. "We're an empire now, and when we act, we create our … Continue reading The Reality-Based Community