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A challenge to Michael Valley from the Standard

This is a copy and paste from the challenge I left on the open mike section of the Standard blog.  Here are the links to the original posts I refer too. 305 more words

After Homs?

This is what appeared on Standard blog today. This is so much like mainstream media propaganda that I am despairing about what is going on behind the scenes at the Standard because if they are prepared to put this unsubstantiated propaganda crud on written by someone who appeared out of nowhere whereas until recently every single blogger at the site at least showed originality and the stamina to be criticised and debated on the subject matter than how can they be trusted as separate and independent from the mainstream media. 774 more words

Is the Standard blog a mainstream media shill

In what can only be described as a mainstream media propaganda piece a previously unknown writer named Michael Valley (who has no other web presence such as a blog making independent verification of his integrity or political independence impossible) published a post which can only be described as an unmitigated call for yet another all out bombing war, this time to oust the next dictator du jour Bashar al-Assad of Syria on one of the biggest political blogs of New Zealand; 1,224 more words