Thoreau got it right: ‘Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.’ (Thoreau, ‘Walden’, Penguin, 1983, p.68) The same is certainly true of propaganda. We can laugh now at McCarthyite paranoia warning of Soviet tentacles threatening every aspect of Western life during the Cold War. In the 1940s and 1950s, Hollywood produced dozens of anti-communist films →
A recent viral clip of Jeremy Corbyn featured vital truths about the corporate media that ought to be at the forefront of public consciousness in the approach to the UK General Election on December 12. →
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Last week, Jeremy Corbyn humbled the entire political and corporate media commentariat. With a little help from Britain’s student population. And with a little help from thousands of media activists. Without doubt this was one →
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Representation of the People Act 1983 Section 66. Clause 4(d)and clause 6 in particular.
A serious criminal offence. Yet Dominic Raab, Laura Kuenssberg and other Tories can ignore the law with complete confidence.
Impunity of the elite a sure sign of descent towards dictatorship.
This is extremely important. We all have evidence specifically showing that Laura Kuenssberg has received illegal information and herself broadcast illegal information. Everybody should report this to the Metropolitan Police.
Or are Tories above the law? https://twitter.com/ElectoralCommUK/status/1204790546675437573