Dead Wild Roses: John Pilger on Ukraine Situation

The US is doing it again. “In February, the US mounted one of its “colour” coups against the elected government in Ukraine, exploiting genuine protests against corruption in Kiev. Obama’s national security adviser Victoria Nuland personally selected the leader of an “interim government”. She nicknamed him “Yats”. Vice President Joe Biden came to Kiev, as ...

Dead Wild Roses: The Useful Myth of the Liberal Media

If we had a liberal media then it would look more like what this article from Alter.net describes.   Fact check time.   Are you seeing these types of stores in the bright vivid technicolour everyday, endlessly repeated so people know about them?  Of course not, they what a liberal media would *actively promote*.  What do ...

Dead Wild Roses: If the Conservative Media Bias is bad in the UK…

    I find it amusing how often people refer to the media as having a “liberal bias”.  It is such a counter-intuitive claim to make given the composition of the majority of mainstream media outlets (ad driven, reliant on the government for information).   Media Lens never gives an inch when it comes to the ...