Tag: Syria

Propaganda as policy

We cannot trust the corporate media. Mainstream news in particular consists of little more than propaganda. This includes “gray” propaganda, comprising corporate “sponsored news” reports that are merely thinly veiled advertisements or public relations messaging not attributed to an openly identified source, as well as black propaganda, consisting of pre-packaged lies straight from……


This is your war, on drugs

Michael Haas, a former senior airman and drone operator for the U.S. Air Force, has gone public with the revelation of widespread drug and alcohol abuse among drone operators. An article in the Intercept reports: “Drone operators, he said, would frequently get intoxicated using bath salts and synthetic marijuana to avoid possible……