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Processing Distortion with Peter B. Collins: Corporate Media Attacks Dead Messenger

Peter B. Collins Presents Robert Parry Hollywood’s purveyors of fiction have served up a remarkably factual feature film—Kill the Messenger– about the late journalist Gary Webb, who exposed the CIA links to the US crack epidemic and funding for the Nicaraguan Contras. But as Robert Parry ably describes, Washington Post editor Jeff Leen is still [...]

De-Manufacturing Consent- The Iguala Massacre: Why Were 43 Mexican Students Disappeared?

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Andalusia Knoll On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by freelance journalist Andalusia Knoll. We discuss the suspected massacre of students from the Raúl Isidro Burgos Rural Teachers College of Ayotzinapa in the state of Guerrero, Mexico. Andalusia clears up much of the misinformation within the US and international press [...]

Processing Distortion with Peter B. Collins: America’s Empire of Chaos

Peter B. Collins Presents Pepe Escobar Taking a well-deserved break from his travels at his home in Sao Paolo, Pepe Escobar returns to cover many hotspots. We open with his assessment of the upset in Brazil’s presidential election, where rival candidates are forming an alliance, and jump from there to the forced marriage in Kabul [...]

Hong Kong’s Umbrellas are ‘Made in USA’

The Washington Hong Kong “Democracy” Project The Washington neo-cons and their allies in the US State Department and Obama Administration are clearly furious with China, as they are with Russia’s Vladimir Putin. As both Russia and China in recent years have become more assertive about defining their national interests, and as both Eurasian powers draw [...]

De-Manufacturing Consent- Fear and Fake Journalism: Is the ISIS Propaganda Working?

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Pearse Redmond On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by Pearse Redmond, host of Porkins Policy Radio. Pearse breaks down the enigmatic character of Matthew Van Dyke, the former “journalist” turned freedom fighter in Libya, who Pearse refers to as the “CIA’s favorite mercenary.” We discuss his relationship with both [...]

Processing Distortion with Peter B. Collins: What Do We Really Know About Russia?

Peter B. Collins Presents Journalist Terry Phillips The first episode of a new public TV program, International Focus, is called “What Do We Really Know About Russia. Terry Phillips was a CBS News correspondent in Moscow when the Soviet Union broke up, and he takes a big-picture look at US-Russian relations, framed around the 1850 [...]

De-Manufacturing Consent- “Humanitarian Wars” for Imperial Dreams: Iraq, the Islamic State & James Foley

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Daniel McAdams On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by Daniel McAdams, executive director of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity. McAdams gives us his take on the current situation in Iraq and Syria, as the US war machine churns out a steady stream of fear-driven propaganda and [...]

Processing Distortion with Peter B. Collins: Fight for Release of 28-Page 9/11 Report Drags On

Peter B. Collins Presents Sam Oakford Kristen Breitweiser, whose husband died at the World Trade Center, is still waiting for President Obama to keep his promise to release a key 28-page memo from the first Congressional inquiry into 9/11. Bill Doyle, whose son also died in New York that day, quotes Obama in 2011 “Bill, [...]

Processing Distortion with Peter B. Collins: Debunking the Myth of Iron Dome

Peter B. Collins Presents Professor Ted Postol As US media and political leaders repeat unproven claims by Israel that its Iron Dome system has intercepted 80% or 90% of targeted Hamas rockets, no major print or broadcast outlet has challenged these incredible assertions. And aside from Democracy Now, no major outlet has contacted MIT’s Prof. [...]

Processing Distortion with Peter B. Collins: Israel’s Propaganda War

Peter B. Collins Presents Journalist Joe Lauria Reporting from Ramallah in the Palestinian West Bank, independent reporter Joe Lauria offers keen insights into the claims by Israel that it “has no choice” but to attack Gaza, and its irrational assertion that its disproportionate assault on Hamas and Gaza is somehow “defending itself”. We explore the [...]

Guilt by Insinuation

Let’s keep open minds and resist Washington’s propaganda until facts & evidence are in. Why hasn’t Washington joined Russian President Putin in calling for an objective, non-politicized international investigation by experts of the case of the Malaysian jetliner? The Russian government continues to release facts, including satellite photos showing the presence of Ukrainian Buk anti-aircraft [...]

The Russians Are Coming … Again … and They’re Still Ten Feet Tall!!

So, what do we have here? In Libya, in Syria, and elsewhere the United States has been on the same side as the al-Qaeda types. But not in Ukraine. That’s the good news. The bad news is that in Ukraine the United States is on the same side as the neo-Nazi types, who – taking [...]

CIA’s Favorite Channel, New York Times, Lobbies for Mullah Fethullah Gulen

New York Times Comes out of the Closet – Doing the CIA’s Bidding Last week Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan announced that Turkey would officially request the extradition of US-based Mullah Fethullah Gulen- a Turkish preacher in Pennsylvania with a $20+ billion network, whose followers have been accused of trying to eliminate PM Erdogan’s government. [...]

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Processing Distortion: John Lindh-Detainee 001 in Bush’s “war on terror”

Peter B. Collins Presents Frank Lindh In the hysteria following 9/11, John Lindh was captured in Afghanistan and falsely accused of being a traitor. In this moving, in-depth interview, his father, Frank, details his young son’s odyssey that led to a 20-year prison sentence for “Detainee 001″ in Bush’s “war on terror”. Frank Lindh is [...]