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«Guerra y Mentira» el control político y militar de nuestras sociedades

Primera parte: el rol de la prensa «Guerra y Mentira» el control político y militar de nuestras sociedades por Giulietto Chiesa* Nuestra sociedad planetaria vive un cambio histórico sin precedentes. El control del sistema informativo masivo mundial por una elite … Continue reading

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A hunger for books

    A hunger for books Last night Doris Lessing, aged 88, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. In her acceptance speech she recalls her childhood in Africa and laments that children in Zimbabwe are starving for knowledge, while … Continue reading

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… my trusted friend, was passing information “by mistake”…

    Martin and me         In 2003, BAE Systems – Europe’s largest arms company – was accused of spying on a small group of peace campaigners. Mark Thomas refused to believe that his trusted friend and … Continue reading

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“The End of America”

“The End of America”: Feminist Social Critic Naomi Wolf Warns Warns U.S. in Slow Descent into Fascism Wednesday, November 28th, 2007 Listen to Segment || Download Show mp3       Watch 128k stream       Watch 256k stream … Continue reading

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Conversations with Castro

Conversations with Castro Aged 81, the world’s longest-serving leader is turning his thoughts to his legacy and the succession. In an exclusive extract from his autobiography, Fidel Castro talks to Ignacio Ramonet about vanity and cruelty – and reveals his … Continue reading

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El Miedo anda en HUMMERS

El Miedo anda en HUMMERS. Tras balacera, decomisa Sedena 10 toneladas de cocaína en Tampico de la redacción México, D.F., 5 de octubre (apro).- Elementos de la Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional (Sedena) decomisaron por lo menos 10 toneladas de … Continue reading

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The age of disaster capitalism

The age of disaster capitalism In the days after 9/11, America’s firefighters, nurses and teachers were hailed as the country’s heroes. But President Bush’s embracing of the public sector didn’t last long. As the dust settled on the twin towers, … Continue reading

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