Attacking The Source: The Establishment Loyalist’s Favorite Online Tactic

Attacking The Source: The Establishment Loyalist’s Favorite Online Tactic By Caitlin Johnstone If you’re skeptical of Western power structures and you’ve ever engaged in online political debate for any length of time, the following has definitely happened to you. You find yourself going back and forth with one of those high-confidence, low-information establishment types promulgating a dubious mainstream narrative, whether that be about politics, war, Julian Assange, or whatever. At some point they make an assertion which you know to be false–publicly available information invalidates the claim they’re making. “I’ve…

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Police State Escalates War on Freedom of Speech

Police State Escalates War on Freedom of Speech By Kurt Nimmo According to the MAGA nationalists, the “deep state” only persecutes “conservatives” while liberals get a free pass. The Gestapo-style raid of liberal journalist Max Blumenthal earlier this week demonstrates quite vividly that the state does indeed attack leftist or left-leaning activists and journalists, not only MAGA supporters and “New Right” nationalists. I was arrested on Friday on a COMPLETELY FALSE charge manufactured by the Venezuelan opposition related to their siege of the embassy in DC. I spent 2 days…

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Congress Aims “Honest Ads” at the Alternative Media

Congress Aims “Honest Ads” at the Alternative Media Op-Ed by Kurt Nimmo Lee E. Goodman, the former chairman of the Federal Election Commission, completely misses the point in an op-ed posted at The Hill. Goodman says a bill working its way through Congress, the Honest Ads Act, will fail to target the real danger to democracy, Russia, the off-and-on perennial evildoer since the establishment of the national security state in 1947. “When Congress returns to business next week, it will take up legislative responses to foreign meddling in American elections.…

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Detained And Thrown In A Cell — Welcome To Bilderberg 2019!

Detained And Thrown In A Cell — Welcome To Bilderberg 2019! By Press For Truth The 67th annual Bilderberg conference is underway in Montreux, Switzerland and PFT is on site! Within hours of landing, Dan was detained and held in a cell along with Luke Rudkowski and two other journalists while the Bilderbergers quietly exited the building unmolested. In this video Dan Dicks of Press For Truth shows what his first two hours looked like when arriving at Bilderberg 2019. Help Dan to cover BILDERBERG 2019 https://www.gofundme.com/bilderberg-2… NEW: Subscribe to…

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Watch 12-Year-Old Girl Own Cop for Threatening to Arrest Her for Her Journalism

Watch 12-Year-Old Girl Own Cop for Threatening to Arrest Her for Her Journalism By Matt Agorist Patagonia, AZ — If you have been to the Free Thought Project before, chances are you’ve seen one of the countless videos we’ve covered showing police officers threaten to arrest people for practicing their First Amendment right to film in public. However, the following video is unlike any we have ever seen, as the person flexing their rights is a 12-year-old girl, who runs her own news company out of Arizona. Hilde Kate Lysiak…

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Watch the 1st Amendment Die as Journalist Arrested at Press Conference for Not Being Mainstream

Watch the 1st Amendment Die as Journalist Arrested at Press Conference for Not Being Mainstream By Matt Agorist “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” Las Vegas, NV — A rather disturbing situation unfolded in Las Vegas on Wednesday as two independent journalists—attempting to exercise their First Amendment right of the press—were…

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NewsGuard and Microsoft Team Up To Destroy Independent Media Ahead Of 2020 Elections; Linked To Several Think Tanks, Government Officials

NewsGuard and Microsoft Team Up To Destroy Independent Media Ahead Of 2020 Elections; Linked To Several Think Tanks, Government Officials By Aaron Kesel The service NewsGuard, an establishment attempt to silence alternative media and independent media sites, has teamed up with Microsoft to help its effort to destroy free press. Meanwhile, the mysterious firm connected to intelligence agencies and former government officials on their advisory board has also just been linked to Saudi Arabia through Publicis Groupe, an investor in NewsGuard. NewsGuard is now automatically included in Microsoft’s Edge browser…

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Alternative Media Companies Unite In Inspiring Rally Against Corporate, Gov’t Censorship

Alternative Media Companies Unite In Inspiring Rally Against Corporate, Gov’t Censorship By Matt Agorist Over the weekend, members and owners of multiple alternative media outlets gathered in Houston, Texas to discuss the heavy hand of corporate and government censorship and how to stop it. The meeting was a success with the common theme of peaceful voices refusing to be silenced. For those who remember, on October 11, 2018, Facebook and Twitter — without warning or justification — deleted the pages of Free Thought Project and Police the Police which had…

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NewsGuard Launches War on Alternative Media

NewsGuard Launches War on Alternative Media By Whitney Webb (MPN) — Soon after the social media “purge” of independent media sites and pages this past October, a top neoconservative insider — Jamie Fly — was caught stating that the mass deletion of anti-establishment and anti-war pages on Facebook and Twitter was “just the beginning” of a concerted effort by the U.S. government and powerful corporations to silence online dissent within the United States and beyond. While a few, relatively uneventful months in the online news sphere have come and gone since Fly made…

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The View from the Trenches of the Alternative Media

The View from the Trenches of the Alternative Media By Charles Hugh Smith What’s scarce in a world awash in free content and nearly infinite entertainment content? After 3,701 posts (from May 2005 to the present), here are my observations of the Alternative Media from the muddy trenches. It’s increasingly difficult to make a living creating content outside the corporate matrix. The share of advert revenues paid to content creators / publishers has declined precipitously, shadow banning has narrowed search and social media exposure and the expansion of free content and…

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