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When Media Gives You the Answers, You Need to Ask More Questions

Tuesday 29 May 2012

‘Turn on the television today, and you will undoubtedly hear the voice of mainstream newscasters reassuring you that the safety and security of you and your loved ones is being taken care of by your government, so much so that they are preparing to go to war on your behalf. Don’t worry, they’ll tell you, the military will eliminate the “threats” before they can even become threats! Just go about your daily life, spend your money (credit gladly accepted), and trust that your tax dollars are where they need to be — protecting you from bogeymen, the ones who so selfishly refuse to bend to this so-called Western-style “democracy”.’

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