Facebook becomes Godzilla news outlet for disinformation

Jon Rappaport pricking the Facebook bubble…

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Facebook becomes Godzilla news outlet for disinformation

Will try to save Mockingbird mainstream news

by Jon Rappoport

June 23, 2015

(To read about Jon’s mega-collection, Power Outside The Matrix, click here.)

“Bottom line, every large mainstream news source is in the business of disinformation. That’s the heavy freight they transport, every day. Stories with no context. Outright lies. Omission of vital data. Claims of ‘overwhelming consensus’ on issues where no such consensus exists. Internal censorship of their own budding investigations into high-level crimes. Disguised partisan opinions. Utter reliance on ‘experts’ as sources, who deliver official propaganda as if it were fact. They manufacture reality for governments, corporations, and other controllers of society. And yet… many of these outlets are drowning in red ink. They’re going broke. The ‘greatest news outlet in the world’, the New York Times, keeps refinancing its debt to stay afloat. The powers-that-be must rescue…

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What makes you think you’ve got the faintest idea what’s going on in this world?

Lippmann
“They started for the Indies and found America. They diagnosed evil and hanged old women. They thought they could grow rich by always selling and never buying. A caliph, obeying what he conceived to be the Will of Allah, burned the library at Alexandria.” Lippmann, 1922

All students of history have to ask themselves, to what extent is it possible to know the past?

Before we can answer that question, we have to think about some others: to what extent is it even possible to know the present? We always assume that it is the past that is uncertain, while the present is knowable – after all, it’s right there in front of you. But is it really the other way round?

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