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A Brief Meditation on Souls

I probably wouldn’t think about souls much if it weren’t for the number of times I’ve been hit in the face with how much other people’s opinions diverge from mine on the simple matter of what souls even… 990 more words

Just Religion

Robert Perry: What Did US Spy Satellites See in Ukraine?

Exclusive: The U.S. media’s Ukraine bias has been obvious, siding with the Kiev regime and bashing ethnic Russian rebels and Russia’s President Putin. But now – with the scramble to blame Putin for the Malaysia Airlines shoot-down – the shoddy journalism has grown truly dangerous, says Robert Parry. 1,414 more words

War/military

The Monuments Men: The Art of Respecting Your Audience

Hello, everyone, I am back! It has been quite a journey adjusting to life post-Disney and getting back into the groove of writing critically about media again. 1,243 more words

Period Drama

Marwan Bishara: Israel's media strategy: What lies beneath

 Israeli government is misleading the world one press conference at a time.

Marwan Bishara  Al Jazeera  Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 16:55

Israel’s media strategy aims to mystify, mislead and even misrepresent the reality, writes Bishara… 1,538 more words
Military Madness

The civilian death toll in Gaza is immoral and unacceptable -- and it's time to talk honestly about all of it

Collective punishment or human shields? Israel’s military has no “moral superiority,” time for media to cover Gaza fairly

Omar Baddar

Palestinians flee their homes in the Zeitoun neighbourhood of Gaza City, after Israel had airdropped leaflets warning people to leave the area, Wednesday, July 16, 2014. 1,349 more words

Politics

#CBR6 Review #23 – A.D.D.

Target: Douglas Rushkoff’s A.D.D. Adolescent Demo Division. Art by Goran Sudžuka and José Marzán Jr.

Profile: Comics, Media Criticism, Science Fiction

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Fofo

Is Even the Truth Unsustainable?

Why do words fail us? Why is demonstrable truth so widely and persistently disdained and ignored? Effective communication with integrity is essential for the people – you and I – to become informed and to take action necessary to establish, maintain and strengthen a democratic republic. 727 more words

Politics & Elections