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2 oldies, still topical - Police Corruption

Two books, still worth reading, emerged from the Stalker affair in the eighties. For those unfamiliar with the events the following two articles are helpful. 504 more words

Media Theory

In the world of mass media, the theory of propaganda exists, and it is extremely powerful. The term propaganda is coined from the attempt to influence an audience through mass communication that usually involves total control of the transmission of information, often without the audience’s knowing who is controlling the message. 364 more words

When Warmth becomes Wrath

You know that word game, I think it is called Words Within Words?  Considering my pessimistic state at the moment, I pulled out HARM and WRATH from warmth. 659 more words


Croatia: Smearing Will Not Stick To Kolinda – She Is A Leader

Rushed, half-baked backroom deals that are doomed to wither away into economic impact nothingness, slow chipping away at corruption by processing “top dogs” instead of building anti-corruption monitoring in all places of public office, or measures of nationalistic pride will not save Croatia from economic bankruptcy and social disintegration. 1,249 more words