Former CBS Reporter Exposes Media Lies, Internet Shills & Astroturfing

In this 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. Watch the full lecture here. See also: Naomi Wolf Reveals How & Why Fake News Stories Are Created […]

How Corporate Media Brainwashes The Masses

Sharyl Attkisson: Astroturf and manipulation of media messages. Editors Note: 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), […]