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Corporate Media Is Just As Dangerous As Fake News Sites



The Young Turks

The Young Turks

Posted: Dec 21, 2016


While the danger posed by fake news sites like Breitbart is very real, so too is the danger posed by corporate-controlled news entities. They are the ones who pushed the Iraq lies, the Y2K fears, and the countless panic-inducing stories about diseases that only infected a handful of Americans. The Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.


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Thank you for bringing this up. For these exact reasons we'll never hear this critique because they literally control the narrative. Over the past year I saw much more lasting damage done by these "legitimate" news outlets through insinuation, rumour, hinting and outright blatant manipulation of facts to set agendas.



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