Monthly Archives: July 2014

Jill Dougherty’s Attack Piece on the Russian Media and the role of the Intercept in its dissemination

(This analysis not only points out CNN’s well known bias but questions Omidyar’s role in Ukraine and Greenwald’s diplomatic silence) As part of the Russia bashing that’s in full flow, Pierre Omidyar’s the Intercept tweeted a link to an article … Continue reading

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The Economist’s Latest Propaganda Itself Based on ‘Web of Lies’

July 27, 2014 (Note: updated July 28 after responses via Twitter from Edward Lucas of the Economist. Updates highlighted) Expectedly , the British based, self-described guard dog in service of US Government foreign policy corporate outlet The Economist, as part … Continue reading

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Global Post’s Expected anti-Putin Diatribe

How even marginal Nationalist, Communist Opposition activists are lauded and amplified in Western MSM simply because they don’t like Putin July 26. 2014 The US based GlobalPost has the following breathless headline (the kind one would expect by Fox about … Continue reading

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Expected Propheadline on CNN Does Not Match Story

In another example of an American outlet leading with a headline which is not the best summary of a story, here’s one by Alan Duke of CNN Rebels hinder effort to recover bodies Those bastards! No need to read to … Continue reading

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CPJ’s Terminology bias when reporting on Detained Journalists

July 25, 2014 In reporting on the abductions of various journalists in Eastern Ukraine, The Committee to Protect Journalists exposes its clear bias by its very selective terminology: 1. Firstly CPJ refers to those fighting for Donbass independence as “pro-Russia … Continue reading

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On the Reuters “Exclusive” on Rebel Buk Possession Confirmation

July 25, 2014 The Reuters news organization, part of the US based Thomson Reuters corporation (NYSE:TRI), had this exclusive announced with this screaming headline Exclusive: Ukraine rebel commander acknowledges fighters had BUK missile Within 24 hours, this article was retweeted … Continue reading

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Brahma Chellaney’s Surprisingly Naive Take on MH17

The noted Indian strategic thinker, Brahma Chellaney has written a thoughtful article on the proliferation of Anti-Aircraft missiles thoughout the world in various rebel groups’ hands posing a threat to civilian aircraft, using the recent MH17 crash as a timely … Continue reading

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