Category Archives: propaganda

The Humiliation of the Word – Jacques Ellul

  The Humiliation of the Word – Jacques Ellul “This, then, is our situation today: through the eruption of unlimited artificial images, we have reduced truth to the order of reality and banished the shy and fleeting expression of truth. … Continue reading

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The Cult of the American Sniper

“Does the Christian or denizen of the Old American Empire die and kill for it, as the members of the Cult of the American Sniper apparently believe?” Continue reading

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Charlie Hebdo, Hypocrisy, and Double Standards

Charlie Hebdo, Hypocrisy, and Double Standards Michael Hoffman is doing some good reporting on the cartoon blasphemy, free speech hypocrisy, and double standards surrounding the Charlie Hebdo shooting… Cartoon Blasphemy of Holocaustianity Damned by the West “Hot air windbags throughout … Continue reading

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Stop the hero worship of veterans

Stop the hero worship of veterans “As a veteran, I’m tired of being blindly celebrated. Good intentions aren’t a substitute for good politics.” ~ Rory Fanning This is an important article written by Army veteran Rory Fanning… Stop thanking me … Continue reading

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Edward Bernays and the Art of Public Manipulation

Edward Bernays and the Art of Public Manipulation Video – Edward Bernays and the Art of Public Manipulation: via @YouTube   Edward Bernays – Propaganda (.pdf) –  

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Unplugging from the News/Propaganda

One of the best things I did recently was to unplug from the news/propaganda. Talk about stress and negative energy…. the news/propaganda is the worst! I’ve been spending this summer building mountain bike trails and riding my bike…. and I’m … Continue reading

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Al Qaeda & Associates: Weaponized Islam Courtesy of CIA

With the recent invasion of Iraq by an al Qaeda affiliate, many people lack the context into which to place this most recent development, in order to make sense of it. People are bemoaning the fact the the US war in Iraq was for naught. That soldiers dies and were injured for nothing. That the war was won until Obama blew it. Etc… Continue reading

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