Robbie Martin interviews twitter user @likingonline about how “Russian trolls” pale in comparison to Democratic operative David Brock’s massive #Shareblue social media operation to promote centrists.
Abby and Robbie Martin discuss the latest Russiagate news and propaganda, the effect of the Internet Research Agency compared to GCSQ/NSA online disruption programs, YouTube algorithms favoring right wing conspiracies, the shuttering down of Alt Right medium accounts, and how this crackdown is being used to censor anti-war leftists and those who are deemed ‘Russia linked.’ Thanks for listening! If … Read More
Robbie and Abby Martin talk about the Trump administration’s disturbing escalation of threats and provocations against North Korea, including a new national security document proposal for a “bloody nose attack” to preemptively bomb Kim Jong-Un’s nuclear capabilities, which would put tens of millions of lives on the brink of annihilation. They also discuss the eerily similar propaganda across the corporate … Read More
Prominent members of the right-wing Venezuelan opposition, including professors and journalists, are spreading blatant lies about U.S. journalists, inciting violence and subjecting them to a torrent of extreme death threats. As the price of oil has plummeted, Venezuela has seen growing inflation and goods shortages. The South American nation’s right-wing opposition — which has long been backed by the United … Read More
Listen to “US News Propaganda Silences Dissenters; ‘MOAB’ used in Afghanistan” on Spreaker. “By Any Means Necessary” host Eugene Puryear is joined by Abby Martin, journalist and host of The Empire Files, a weekly investigative news program on teleSUR to talk about the shocking ways in which mainstream media outlets have created a witch hunt against alternative news outlets that … Read More