Co.Exist. Breaking news, latest news, and current events. The Real News Network - Independent Video News, Blogs and Editorials. Underground press. The underground press were the independently published and distributed underground papers associated with the counterculture of the late 1960s and early 1970s in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and other western nations.
The term "underground press" is also used to refer to illegal publications under oppressive regimes, for example, the samizdat and bibuła in the Soviet Union and Poland respectively. Origins The underground press in the 1960s and 1970s existed in most countries with high GDP per capita and freedom of the press; similar publications existed in some developing countries and as part of the samizdat movement in the communist states, notably Czechoslovakia. Published as weeklies, monthlies, or "occasionals", and usually associated with left-wing politics, they evolved on the one hand into today's alternative weeklies and on the other into zines.
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Several different categories of media may fall under the heading of alternative media. These include, but are not limited to, radical media, dissident and social movement media, ethnic/racial media, indigenous media, community media, subcultural media, student media, and avant-garde media. Each of these categories highlights the perceived shortcomings of dominant media to serve particular audiences, aims and interests, and attempts to overcome these shortcomings through their own media. Definition The traditional, binary definition of alternative media as stated above has been expanded in the last decade. INFORMATION CLEARING HOUSE. NEWS, COMMENTARY & INSIGHT. Home.
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By Activist Post Hungry people will do anything for food, which means that those who have control over food can use it as leverage.
In 1974, Henry Kissinger suggested using food as a weapon to induce targeted population reduction in a previously classified 200-page report, National Security Study Memorandum 200: Implications of Worldwide Population Growth for U.S. Security and Overseas Interests. The primary tactic to be applied is that food aid would be withheld from developing nations until they submitted to birth control policies: Police Agent Provocaters and Agent Agitators. News Community Action. The New Press. The Story of Stuff. About the Secular Coalition for America. The peoplevoice.org Links. Chomsky: How the Young Are Indoctrinated to Obey. April 4, 2012 | Like this article?
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And the unfortunate reality is that the mainstream media continues to blatantly ignore this colossal scandal. Private emails, meeting transcripts and other key documents reveal that both the Obama White House and the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission(NRC) were well aware of just how bad things really were with Fukushima from the early days of the disaster, but did nothing to warn the public about it.
In fact, NRC and the White Housepurposelydid not warn Americans about a massive radiation plume that struck the West Coast just days after the massive earthquake and tsunami hit Japan’s eastern coast. And read the activist website www.AlexanderHiggins.com. Center for Media Literacy. Japanese Government Pays 60 Trillion Yen to Stop More H.A.A.R.P. Attacks. Home » Asia , Manipulation , Nature » Japanese Government Pays 60 Trillion Yen to Stop More H.A.A.R.P. Attacks The cowardly Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan handed 60 trillion yen HAARP (High Frequency Active Auroral Reasearch Program) over to the Federal Reserve Board crime syndicate immediately after his country was attacked with HAARP and nuclear terror, according to Japanese security police sources.
The extortion money was paid off following threats to use HAARP to cause Mt. Fuji to erupt. London is Turning Into a Highly Militarized Police State in Preparation for Olympic Games. Military exercises on Thames River in London in preparation for the Olympics.
The upcoming summer Olympics are turning London into a highly militarized zone. All kinds of weaponry are currently being tested and deployed in the city such as land-to-air missiles, fighter jets, amphibious assault ships and machine guns. These highly controversial measures are not welcomed by many Londoners as they create an unnecessary climate of fear and oppression in the city. Osborne allows tax avoiders to get away with murder – while you pick up the tab. Last night’s Panorama showed how giant multinationals, like Glaxo SmithKline are using overseas subsidiaries to avoid paying millions in pounds in tax. Watch how they do it: And instead of clamping down on it, Chancellor Osborne is relaxing the rules to make the shifty manoeuvre easier to perform. The pre-existing rules also protected the tax payable by British companies in developing countries. Obama Has Signed 3 New Executive Orders. Obama has signed 3 new executive orders: www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/05/01/executive-order-promoting-international-regulatory-cooperation and www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/05/10/executive-order-identifying-and-reducing-regulatory-burdens and.