Mnar Muhawesh, Founder and Editor In Chief, MintPress News, talked about how the tightly controlled corporate media ignores reporting and good journalism to follow directives on creating enemies and promoting wars. Almost all of the media outlets in this country are owned by a few corporations.
Thank you so much for having me, I’m honored to be here and to be surrounded by a group of people who have dedicated their lives to understanding the world around them and to helping bring people closer together through the ideals of peace, unity, compassion and understanding.
But since September 11, 2001, it seems like the basis of those ideals, this crazy idea of peace is nearly impossible to find in the world we live in today.
How we hear and learn about the world, and even about what’s going on in our own nation, is through one lens, which is the media. But never…
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