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When: Tuesday, Sept. 10th at 7:00pm Where: Conserver House, 180 Saint John St., Fredericton Called Canada’s Rachel Corrie, Eva Bartlett is an activist and journalist living in Gaza since 2008. Her eyewitness accounts from Occupied Palestine have been published in The Electronic Intifada, Inter Press Service, Countercurrents and her own blog, levitra online india In [...]
India’s Most Famous Rural Reporter Attends Conference at Cape Breton University “In the Media session during the Human Security conference at CBU, Sainath spoke words of strong support for the New Brunswick Media Co-op, which formed to address the problem of concentration of media ownership in the province. When asked what citizens should do to [...]
Ms. Goodman characterized the questioning as an undue attack on the freedom of the press.
Under-reported news from the last 2 weeks in March.
Under-reported news by the Dominion.
Sayed Pervez Kambaksh, the student journalist sentenced to death for blasphemy in Afghanistan, has been told he will spend the next 20 years in jail after the country’s highest court ruled against him – without even hearing his defence. The 23-year-old, brought to worldwide attention after an Independent campaign, was praying that Afghanistan’s top judges [...]
With Israel’s foreign ministry organising volunteers to flood news websites with pro-Israeli comments, Propaganda 2.0 is here
Canada lives in the unfortunate position of being under the thrall of U.S. media for most its information and cultural relevance. At the same time, its own media, apart from the national broadcast company CBC, is highly centralized under the influence of two media empires (Canwest Global and CTV GlobeMedia) who support the same kind [...]
URI AVNERY: IN THIS WAR, as in any modern war, propaganda plays a major role. The disparity between the forces, between the Israeli army – with its airplanes, gunships, drones, warships, artillery and tanks – and the few thousand lightly armed Hamas fighters, is one to a thousand, perhaps one to a million. In the [...]
This video describes in pictures and words the shocking details of Palestinian life and society in Gaza. Its purpose is to call attention to the plight of a people under siege, which so far has been chillingly ignored by governments and the world media unwilling to call Israel to account for its criminal execution of [...]