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#11 AChartist



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Posted 28 November 2016 - 11:27 PM

obama fake news statute, July 2 2016, I reported this at the time.






U.S. Repeals Propaganda Ban, Spreads Government-Made News to Americans
BY JOHN HUDSONJULY 14, 2013 - 7:06 PMJOHN.HUDSON@JOHN_HUDSONfacebooktwittergoogle-plusredditLinkedInemail
U.S. Repeals Propaganda Ban, Spreads Government-Made News to Americans
For decades, a so-called anti-propaganda law prevented the U.S. government’s mammoth broadcasting arm from delivering programming to American audiences.

But on July 2, that came silently to an end with the implementation of a new reform passed in January. The result: an unleashing of thousands of hours per week of

government-funded radio and TV programs for domestic U.S. consumption in a reform initially criticized as a green light for U.S. domestic propaganda efforts. So what just happened?

Until this month, a vast ocean of U.S. programming produced by the Broadcasting Board of Governors such as Voice of America, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty,

and the Middle East Broadcasting Networks could only be viewed or listened to at broadcast quality in foreign countries. The programming varies in tone and quality,

but its breadth is vast: It’s viewed in more than 100 countries in 61 languages. The topics covered include human rights abuses in Iran, self-immolation in Tibet, human

trafficking across Asia, and on-the-ground reporting in Egypt and Iraq.

The restriction of these broadcasts was due to the Smith-Mundt Act, a long-standing piece of legislation that has been amended numerous times over the years, perhaps

most consequentially by Arkansas Senator J. William Fulbright. In the 1970s, Fulbright was no friend of VOA and Radio Free Europe, and moved to restrict them from

domestic distribution, saying they "should be given the opportunity to take their rightful place in the graveyard of Cold War relics." Fulbright’s amendment to Smith-Mundt

was bolstered in 1985 by Nebraska Senator Edward Zorinsky, who argued that such "propaganda" should be kept out of America as to distinguish the U.S. "from the Soviet

Union where domestic propaganda is a principal government activity."

Zorinsky and Fulbright sold their amendments on sensible rhetoric: American taxpayers shouldn’t be funding propaganda for American audiences. So did Congress just

tear down the American public’s last defense against domestic propaganda?

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Posted 29 November 2016 - 07:27 AM

Trump vs Trudeau is like Godzilla vs Bambi


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has already announced the Canadian government’s willingness to renegotiate NAFTA.   In addition, President Trump’s energy agenda plans to triple domestic U.S. energy production, no carbon tax, and the Trump tax proposal drops the corporate tax rate to 15%.





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Posted 30 November 2016 - 04:28 PM

More and more articles that show there is a ground swell of support for leaving the EU.


Show Clear majorities -- in direct polls --want out.

France, Spain and Holland

Show same with rise of exit parties and pols who may well take power.

People CARE about their countries' identity, culture, and the priority of their citizens.

Edited by *JB*, 30 November 2016 - 04:32 PM.

"Don't think...LOOK!"
Carl Swenlin, founder of Decision Point and original Fearless Forecasters board.

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Posted 06 December 2016 - 06:01 AM

Contest for Democratic House party leader pits San Franciso Globalist Pelosi against a Nationalist representative from a Rust Belt Ohio district.



Democratic party chooses Globalism.


Pelosi represents Globalist Silicon Valley and Senator Chuck Schumer represents Globalist Wall Street.


Pelosi Says No them Change In Direction Needed


Why do liberals hate Christians and love Muslims?