CBS News Investigative Journalist Explains How Mainstream Media Brainwashes The Masses 1

The news is all made up.

Did you know that only a handful of corporations, 6 to be exact, control over 90 percent of the media? That means nearly everything we hear on the radio, read in the news, and see on television (including ‘news’). I’m talking about General Electric (GE), News-Corp, Disney, Viacom, Time Warner, and CBS.

Ever since Operation Mockingbird, a CIA-based initiative to control mainstream media, more and more people are expressing their concern that what we see in the media is nothing short of brainwashing. This is also evident by blatant lies that continue to spam the TV screen, especially when it comes to topics such as health, food, war (“terrorism“), poverty  and more. Corporate interests always seem to get in the way.

Multiple celebrities have even spoken out about this. Roseanne Barr, for example, said that MK Ultra rules in Hollywood. MK Ultra was (and I believe still is) a program run by the CIA to practice methods of mind control and experiment on human beings. (source)(source)

Filled with clever marketing tactics designed to tell us what to think and what to buy, mainstream media manufactures public opinion and popular trends. It’s time to really take a look at what’s going on here and consider the type of information we’re being bombarded with.

In the below eyeopening talk, veteran investigative journalist (and Former CBS NEWS investigative reporter) Sharyl Attkisson shows how “astroturf,” or fake grassroots movements, funded by political, corporate, or other special interests very effectively manipulate and distort media messages.

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One comment

  1. ‘Brainwashing’ is not the right term for the level of cooperative receptivity it receives. People are not ‘brainwashed’ or ‘tyrannized’, they are simply stupid, shitty people who are too unoriginal and cowardly to possibly want to do something verbotten.
    One thing the Libertarian/Anarchists need to get through their head is that the masses are not victims of state power, they are its origin. These are not ignorant/innocent people who need to be ‘rescued’, they are bad people who need to be defeated.

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