Monday, October 31, 2011
Middle East propaganda 101 | NYTimes eXaminer: When it comes to American propaganda about the Middle East, this New York Times article — detailing U.S. plans to bolster its influence in the region after it “withdraws” from Iraq — is a masterpiece. Here’s the crux of the new American strategy and its ostensible rationale:
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Occupy Wall Street Protester, Arrested and Jailed for 30 Hours, Tells Her Story for the First Time | | AlterNet
Occupy Wall Street Protester, Arrested and Jailed for 30 Hours, Tells Her Story for the First Time | | AlterNet: On Saturday, October 15, I went to Washington Square Park to take a closer look at the Occupy Wall Street movement. There were many young people who could be my children or rather grandchildren, but many older people, too, all generations united, it seemed, under the banner: "We are the 99 percent."