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Theresa May's dictatorship wouldn't be possible without the complicity of the corporate mass media

By Daniel Margrain

In 1978, the Australian social scientist, Alex Carey, pointed out that the twentieth century has been characterized by three developments of great political importance: “the growth of democracy; the growth of corporate power; and the growth of corporate propaganda as a means of protecting corporate power against democracy.” 2,238 more words

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The Press and Section 40: Roy Greenslade and the Nightmare Scenario - Brian Cathcart

In the long history of special pleading by our corporate national newspapers, the nightmare scenario has played a distinguished role. Few ideas entailing even the slightest change or inconvenience for proprietors and editors have escaped this end-of-civilisation-as-we-know-it treatment. 879 more words

Leveson Inquiry