The Horrifying Rise Of Total Mass Media Blackouts On Inconvenient News Stories, by Caitlin Johnstone

The legacy media has become state press organs. From Caitlin Johnstone of caitlinjohnstone.com:

Two different media watchdog outlets, Media Lens and Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR), have published articles on the complete blackout in mainstream news institutions on the revelation by Icelandic newspaper Stundin that a US superseding indictment in the case against Julian Assange was based on false testimony from diagnosed sociopath and convicted child molester Sigurdur Thordarson.

FAIR’s Alan MacLeod writes that “as of Friday, July 2, there has been literally zero coverage of it in corporate media; not one word in the New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, NBC News, Fox News or NPR.”

“A search online for either ‘Assange’ or ‘Thordarson’ will elicit zero relevant articles from establishment sources, either US or elsewhere in the Anglosphere, even in tech-focused platforms like the Verge, Wired or Gizmodo,” MacLeod adds.

“We have not found a single report by any ‘serious’ UK broadcaster or newspaper,” says the report by Media Lens. “But in a sane world, Stundin’s revelations about a key Assange witness – that Thordarson lied in exchange for immunity from prosecution – would have been headline news everywhere, with extensive media coverage on BBC News at Six and Ten, ITV News, Channel 4 News, front-page stories in the Times, Telegraph, the Guardian and more.”

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4 responses to “The Horrifying Rise Of Total Mass Media Blackouts On Inconvenient News Stories, by Caitlin Johnstone

  1. Pingback: The Horrifying Rise Of Total Mass Media Blackouts On Inconvenient News Stories, by Caitlin Johnstone | STRAIGHT LINE LOGIC – Additional survival tricks

  2. Also difficulties on the Internet in finding any information running contrary to official narratives.

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  3. Going to be a lot of graves to be pissed on when the jab kicks in.

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