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Bannon is correct that the US media—indeed, the entire Western print and TV media—is nothing but a propaganda machine for the ruling elite. The presstitutes are devoid of integrity, moral conscience, and respect for truth. https://www.rt.com/usa/375271-bannon-trump-media-cnn/ Read the comments in which morons define freedom of the press as the freedom to lie to the public.

Who else but the despicable Western media justified the enormous war crimes committed against millions of peoples by the Clinton, Bush, and Obama regimes in nine countries—Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Pakistan, Yemen, Syria, Somalia, Palestine, and the Russian areas of Ukraine?

Who else but the despicable Western media justified the domestic police states that have been erected in the Western world in the name of the “war on terror”?

Along with the war criminals that comprised the Clinton, Bush, and Obama regimes, the Western media should be tried for their complicity in the massive crimes against humanity.

The Western media’s effort to sustain the high level of tension between the West and Russia is a danger to all mankind, a direct threat to life on earth. Gorbachev’s warnings are correct.http://time.com/4645442/gorbachev-putin-trump/?xid=time_socialflow_facebook Yet presstitutes declare that if Trump lifts the sanctions it proves that Trump is a Russian agent. It is paradoxical that the Democrats and the liberal-progressive-left are mobilizing the anti-war movement to oppose Trump’s anti-war policy!

By refusing to acknowledge and to apologize for its lies, euphemistically called “fake news,” the Western media has failed humanity in a number of other ways. For example, by consciously telling lies, the media has legitimized the suborning of perjury and false testimony used to convict innocent defendants (such as Walter McMillian in Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy) in America’s “justice” system, which has about the same relation to justice as genocide has to mercy. If the media can lie about world events, police and prosecutors can lie about crimes.

By taking the role of the political opposition to Trump, the media has discredited itself as an honest critic on topics where Trump needs criticism, such as the environment and his tolerance of oppressive methods used by police. The presstitutes have ended all chance of improving Trump’s performance with reports and criticism.

Trump needs moderating on the environment, on the police, and on the war on terror. Trump needs to understand that “the Muslim threat” is a hoax created by the neoconservatives and the military/security complex with the complicity of the presstitutes to serve the hegemony agenda and the budget and power of the CIA, Pentagon, and military industries. If the US stops bombing and slaughtering Muslims and training and equiping forces to overthrow non-compliant Muslim governments such as Syria, Iraq, and Libya, “the Muslim threat” will disappear.

ORDER IT NOW

Maybe Trump will add to his agenda breaking into hundreds of pieces the six mega-media companies that own 90% of the US media and selling the pieces to seperate independent owners who have no connection to the ruling elites. Then America would again have a media that can constrain the government with truth rather than use lies to act for or against the government.

This version reported by King World News has some delicious words from past journalists about how their only job is to lie for the rich: http://kingworldnews.com/paul-craig-roberts-an-ominous-warning-for-what-promises-to-be-a-very-dangerous-year/

(Republished from PaulCraigRoberts.org by permission of author or representative)
 
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  1. Dr Roberts, the Muslim threat is NOT a hoax.
    Even if the West stops meddling in the Middle East – which would be very sensible indeed – the threat Muslim immigrants pose to Western countries would remain. They don’t respect our values. Most want the imposition of Sharia Law. Their violence and criminality are pronounced – most prisoners in French jails are of Muslim background, they are the cause of the Swedish and Norwegian Rape Crises for example. They have turned large areas of European cities into no-go areas for the indigenous population. Outbreaks of Islamic terrorism have become widespread throughout the West and would continue because it is justified by Jihad.
    As Mohammed himself said, ” Kill the kaffir wherever you find him, enslave his children and take his women into concubinage,”
    If Muslim immigration continues, then the indigenous population will be driven out of large areas and Islamic States formed in their place.
    To prevent this population replacement, we need to stop all Muslim and 3rd World immigration now and deport all those Muslim and 3rd World immigrants already here.

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    Dr. Roberts is correct. The Bush/Clinton/Bush/Obama wars have created millions of refugees that western governments imported. Corporations are flooding the west with third world immigrants to break up unions and local democracy by destroying unity among the workers. These immigrants did not invade Europe, they were shipped and flown to Europe for free!

    Trump just halted five Muslims who were ready to fly from Cairo to the USA. Who was paying for that flight? Few Americans or Europeans support mass immigration (legal or illegal), so what happened to our democratic process? Brexit was the result of this mass immigration, yet the will of the people was vetoed and Brexit is dead, although they pretend it will take effect "in the future." Trump has promised to correct this. Let's see if he survives.
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    PCR was obviously talking about foreign policy, not immigration law.
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  2. @Verymuchalive
    Dr Roberts, the Muslim threat is NOT a hoax.
    Even if the West stops meddling in the Middle East - which would be very sensible indeed - the threat Muslim immigrants pose to Western countries would remain. They don't respect our values. Most want the imposition of Sharia Law. Their violence and criminality are pronounced - most prisoners in French jails are of Muslim background, they are the cause of the Swedish and Norwegian Rape Crises for example. They have turned large areas of European cities into no-go areas for the indigenous population. Outbreaks of Islamic terrorism have become widespread throughout the West and would continue because it is justified by Jihad.
    As Mohammed himself said, " Kill the kaffir wherever you find him, enslave his children and take his women into concubinage,"
    If Muslim immigration continues, then the indigenous population will be driven out of large areas and Islamic States formed in their place.
    To prevent this population replacement, we need to stop all Muslim and 3rd World immigration now and deport all those Muslim and 3rd World immigrants already here.

    Dr. Roberts is correct. The Bush/Clinton/Bush/Obama wars have created millions of refugees that western governments imported. Corporations are flooding the west with third world immigrants to break up unions and local democracy by destroying unity among the workers. These immigrants did not invade Europe, they were shipped and flown to Europe for free!

    Trump just halted five Muslims who were ready to fly from Cairo to the USA. Who was paying for that flight? Few Americans or Europeans support mass immigration (legal or illegal), so what happened to our democratic process? Brexit was the result of this mass immigration, yet the will of the people was vetoed and Brexit is dead, although they pretend it will take effect “in the future.” Trump has promised to correct this. Let’s see if he survives.

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    "Who was paying for that flight?"
     
    No doubt, some group with ties to a Christian sect and the word "Charities" in its name. It is time to crack down on the hundreds of NGOs that are active in subverting our own and dozens of cultures and governments abroad in furtherance of "charity."
    , @Verymuchalive
    You miss my point. Muslim immigration into Europe is the result of decades of Open Door immigration policies followed by crass, stupid and weak European governments.
    Dr Roberts claims that the " Muslim Threat " is a hoax concocted by the US Military- Security Complex and will go away when the US stops meddling in the Middle East.
    This is absurd. There are now too many Muslims in many European countries for this to happen. Muslims are no longer tiny minorities scattered haphazardly in indigenous populations as they were 50-60 years ago. Confrontation is inevitable, whether you like it or not.
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  3. anonymous says: • Disclaimer

    The media coordinated with the recent anti-Trump ‘women’s march’, giving constant reminders that it was upcoming and giving instructions on how to join up. It was advertising it under the guise of reporting on it and worked to funnel people to it. Likewise, the media is giving everything a propaganda spin unlike what I’ve seen before in the sheer relentlessness of it. It was the enemy of the American people all along but now the mask has come off. The issue of the media monopoly has to be addressed at some point, preferably sooner than later, for the sake of an informed public which is a basic requirement for a democracy to function.

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  4. @Carlton Meyer
    Dr. Roberts is correct. The Bush/Clinton/Bush/Obama wars have created millions of refugees that western governments imported. Corporations are flooding the west with third world immigrants to break up unions and local democracy by destroying unity among the workers. These immigrants did not invade Europe, they were shipped and flown to Europe for free!

    Trump just halted five Muslims who were ready to fly from Cairo to the USA. Who was paying for that flight? Few Americans or Europeans support mass immigration (legal or illegal), so what happened to our democratic process? Brexit was the result of this mass immigration, yet the will of the people was vetoed and Brexit is dead, although they pretend it will take effect "in the future." Trump has promised to correct this. Let's see if he survives.

    “Who was paying for that flight?”

    No doubt, some group with ties to a Christian sect and the word “Charities” in its name. It is time to crack down on the hundreds of NGOs that are active in subverting our own and dozens of cultures and governments abroad in furtherance of “charity.”

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    I did some research into this a couple years ago when I read there are now 90,000 Somalis in Minnesota alone. Our federal government pays these "charities" $30,000 a head to resettle each one, and any dependent who follows with family visas, which is dozens. So when they talk about admitting 50,000 refugees or so year, they neglect to mention they are followed by a million family members who then qualify for immediate family visas. The profit-making "charities" do all the paperwork, fly them over, and only need to care for them for 90 days. That is enough time to sign them up for food stamps, Medicaid, and place them in government housing.

    As "refugees" they get priority over US citizens who wait years on a list for housing. All this goes on without the knowledge or approval of local authorities, and all those who run these "charities" collect a six-figure salary. The only "vetting" is done with computer check that rarely turns up anything because these people have no records to check. Do a google search for "Somali gangs" and you'll find hundreds of local news stories, such as this:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=38&v=6Yz7hfPVC2s

    I once donated to the big "Catholic Charities" since they do great work with the homeless, but stopped when I discovered they were major players in this racket. I love Trump's plan to build and support refugee camps in the Middle East instead.
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  5. @The Alarmist

    "Who was paying for that flight?"
     
    No doubt, some group with ties to a Christian sect and the word "Charities" in its name. It is time to crack down on the hundreds of NGOs that are active in subverting our own and dozens of cultures and governments abroad in furtherance of "charity."

    I did some research into this a couple years ago when I read there are now 90,000 Somalis in Minnesota alone. Our federal government pays these “charities” $30,000 a head to resettle each one, and any dependent who follows with family visas, which is dozens. So when they talk about admitting 50,000 refugees or so year, they neglect to mention they are followed by a million family members who then qualify for immediate family visas. The profit-making “charities” do all the paperwork, fly them over, and only need to care for them for 90 days. That is enough time to sign them up for food stamps, Medicaid, and place them in government housing.

    As “refugees” they get priority over US citizens who wait years on a list for housing. All this goes on without the knowledge or approval of local authorities, and all those who run these “charities” collect a six-figure salary. The only “vetting” is done with computer check that rarely turns up anything because these people have no records to check. Do a google search for “Somali gangs” and you’ll find hundreds of local news stories, such as this:

    I once donated to the big “Catholic Charities” since they do great work with the homeless, but stopped when I discovered they were major players in this racket. I love Trump’s plan to build and support refugee camps in the Middle East instead.

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    While these are good points, to be fair there is an objection to your subsidiary point as to the only background check on the Somalis is a computerized background check.

    Running computer searches to see if any law enforcement infractions turn up is how background checks are done. Everywhere. You only get gumshoes asking questions of yourself and your neighbors in a few instances, such as being up for a government security clearance, and as of now there are no proposals to give the Somalis one of these.

    Now one aspect of this system is that the people at the greatest disadvantage are people who have lived nearly their entire lives as law abiding residents of the System, but who have had one or two minor infractions. These people will have had most of their lives documented and computerized, and the infractions will show up, and that will be the end of that. People who have lived their entire lives outside the System, say as gang members, will have an advantage in these things because their infractions will not be documented, as of course will people who have lived most of their lives outside of the United States.

    The small scale common sense solution is to be more forgiving of a few infractions but make having no documentation at all grounds for exclusion from whatever is being granted.

    You could also not bring people from Somalia into the United States, and have refugees live in refugee camps until they could go back to their country, or if that was not possible for a few years you could start assimilating them into the host country from the host-country controlled camps, as was done with the post-World War II refugees.
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  6. Ivan K. says:

    The Media Is Now the Political Opposition

    The media is an opposition to civilized life as some of us had a chance to know it. It is also an opposition to the life on Earth as we know it.

    To say it is now the political opposition is to elevate it, and attribute to it gravitas it doesn’t possess.

    Maybe Trump will add to his agenda breaking into hundreds of pieces the six mega-media companies that own 90% of the US media and selling the pieces to seperate independent owners who have no connection to the ruling elites. Then America would again have a media that can constrain the government with truth rather than use lies to act for or against the government.

    When we speak of the six media companies that control 90% of the US MEDIA, we mean the old media. That issue is headed toward obsolescence; it can only play a marginal role in the future, as the battlefield moves over the control of the Internet.
    In that respect, there is a tantalizing moment. The founders of the Internet worked and often fought their way with a conscious aim of creating a better world, based on enlightenment values, rather than for a Google-aided police state. But the new generations in the Silicon Valley largely hate and distrust Trump. The future of the US and the world might depend on creating a Pax between them and the Trump administration.

    Still, in the conflict with malicious media, Trump has another open avenue.

    It involves – building avenues.

    It involves Ben Carson’s urban renewal.

    How to put it concisely? here’s a ‘formula’:

    Change the people’s surroundings + give them jobs = > change their mindsets =>

    => gone are the ears to hear the media lies, gone are the eyes and minds seeking relief from reality in TV …

    A person with a decent or even half-decent neighborhood may well choose to take a walk.
    Once people see value in their lives, they turn their backs to media, or more precisely, those media that are not in their hands.

    Trump refers to urban renewal as his agenda. And this is more than just a domain of utility to Trump. Creating urban environments in which people can thrive is his ‘lifelong’ passion. In his books, he strays out of the topic and goes to talk about something called beauty. In life, he spent hours about whether a feature of the terrain is too low, or too high, and such matters. These days, I hear the Dakota pipeline has been rerouted away from Indian land (a curious thing for someone who “needs moderation”!)

    Look at HUD as a likely center for winning the national power battle, and for trampling over the dinosaur media.
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  7. @Carlton Meyer
    Dr. Roberts is correct. The Bush/Clinton/Bush/Obama wars have created millions of refugees that western governments imported. Corporations are flooding the west with third world immigrants to break up unions and local democracy by destroying unity among the workers. These immigrants did not invade Europe, they were shipped and flown to Europe for free!

    Trump just halted five Muslims who were ready to fly from Cairo to the USA. Who was paying for that flight? Few Americans or Europeans support mass immigration (legal or illegal), so what happened to our democratic process? Brexit was the result of this mass immigration, yet the will of the people was vetoed and Brexit is dead, although they pretend it will take effect "in the future." Trump has promised to correct this. Let's see if he survives.

    You miss my point. Muslim immigration into Europe is the result of decades of Open Door immigration policies followed by crass, stupid and weak European governments.
    Dr Roberts claims that the ” Muslim Threat ” is a hoax concocted by the US Military- Security Complex and will go away when the US stops meddling in the Middle East.
    This is absurd. There are now too many Muslims in many European countries for this to happen. Muslims are no longer tiny minorities scattered haphazardly in indigenous populations as they were 50-60 years ago. Confrontation is inevitable, whether you like it or not.

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  8. eD says:
    @Carlton Meyer
    I did some research into this a couple years ago when I read there are now 90,000 Somalis in Minnesota alone. Our federal government pays these "charities" $30,000 a head to resettle each one, and any dependent who follows with family visas, which is dozens. So when they talk about admitting 50,000 refugees or so year, they neglect to mention they are followed by a million family members who then qualify for immediate family visas. The profit-making "charities" do all the paperwork, fly them over, and only need to care for them for 90 days. That is enough time to sign them up for food stamps, Medicaid, and place them in government housing.

    As "refugees" they get priority over US citizens who wait years on a list for housing. All this goes on without the knowledge or approval of local authorities, and all those who run these "charities" collect a six-figure salary. The only "vetting" is done with computer check that rarely turns up anything because these people have no records to check. Do a google search for "Somali gangs" and you'll find hundreds of local news stories, such as this:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=38&v=6Yz7hfPVC2s

    I once donated to the big "Catholic Charities" since they do great work with the homeless, but stopped when I discovered they were major players in this racket. I love Trump's plan to build and support refugee camps in the Middle East instead.

    While these are good points, to be fair there is an objection to your subsidiary point as to the only background check on the Somalis is a computerized background check.

    Running computer searches to see if any law enforcement infractions turn up is how background checks are done. Everywhere. You only get gumshoes asking questions of yourself and your neighbors in a few instances, such as being up for a government security clearance, and as of now there are no proposals to give the Somalis one of these.

    Now one aspect of this system is that the people at the greatest disadvantage are people who have lived nearly their entire lives as law abiding residents of the System, but who have had one or two minor infractions. These people will have had most of their lives documented and computerized, and the infractions will show up, and that will be the end of that. People who have lived their entire lives outside the System, say as gang members, will have an advantage in these things because their infractions will not be documented, as of course will people who have lived most of their lives outside of the United States.

    The small scale common sense solution is to be more forgiving of a few infractions but make having no documentation at all grounds for exclusion from whatever is being granted.

    You could also not bring people from Somalia into the United States, and have refugees live in refugee camps until they could go back to their country, or if that was not possible for a few years you could start assimilating them into the host country from the host-country controlled camps, as was done with the post-World War II refugees.

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  9. @Verymuchalive
    Dr Roberts, the Muslim threat is NOT a hoax.
    Even if the West stops meddling in the Middle East - which would be very sensible indeed - the threat Muslim immigrants pose to Western countries would remain. They don't respect our values. Most want the imposition of Sharia Law. Their violence and criminality are pronounced - most prisoners in French jails are of Muslim background, they are the cause of the Swedish and Norwegian Rape Crises for example. They have turned large areas of European cities into no-go areas for the indigenous population. Outbreaks of Islamic terrorism have become widespread throughout the West and would continue because it is justified by Jihad.
    As Mohammed himself said, " Kill the kaffir wherever you find him, enslave his children and take his women into concubinage,"
    If Muslim immigration continues, then the indigenous population will be driven out of large areas and Islamic States formed in their place.
    To prevent this population replacement, we need to stop all Muslim and 3rd World immigration now and deport all those Muslim and 3rd World immigrants already here.

    PCR was obviously talking about foreign policy, not immigration law.

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  10. Ivan K. says:

    Regarding the scheme of “breaking into hundreds of pieces the six mega-media companies that own 90% of the US media and selling the pieces to seperate independent owners who have no connection to the ruling elites” so that the nation would again have truthful media:

    Commenter Alden’s reminiscence of the 1960s SF Bay area:

    “Not once did the local newspapers write the truth”

    Alden, February 07, 2017:

    I stopped believing anything in the main stream press around 1966.
    I started working for a county agency that was often in the news along with a couple other local agencies.

    I had personal knowledge of many things of which the newspapers wrote. Not once did the local newspapers write the truth. In fact, even in those days the SF Bay Area papers had a hard left, anti White, anti American, pro black, pro criminal, agenda.
    I quickly realized that the newspapers hated me and mine and are the propaganda arm of the hard left anti White liberals. ……

    I knew a few reporters as well. They don’t even check the facts. They just print each edition off press releases and the AP wires……..

    http://www.unz.com/pgiraldi/all-the-news-that-fits-the-agenda/#comment-1757604

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