( update 29 November 2017 )
Google’s de-ranking of RT in search results is a form of censorship and blatant propaganda
”The ostensible goal of this search-engine-doctoring is to combat “propaganda” and “misinformation” from Russia. Its true purpose is to control the political narrative, in order to keep people from reading different perspectives and asking inconvenient questions. There is nothing good or noble about de-ranking RT. It’s not a war against Russian propaganda that Google has engaged in. It’s not a war against “fake news” or misinformation. It’s a war of ideas on a much, much wider scale. It’s a war against anything that Google executives in Silicon Valley and their collaborators in government deem to be the wrong kind of news, the wrong kind of ideas, the wrong way of thinking.”
How RT became the star of CIA, FBI & NSA’s anticlimactic ‘big reveal’
Almost every major western news outlet splashed this story. But it was probably the New York Times’ report which was the most amusing. America’s “paper of record” hailed the DNI’s homework as “damning and surprisingly detailed.” Then a few paragraphs later admitted the analysis contained no actual evidence.
(update 18 October 2016)
This latest attack on the UK’s most informative TV news channel coincides with a simultaneous – and alarming – decline in the credibility of the BBC.
Withholding information is the essence of tyranny; control of access to information is the core of dictatorship.
Abby Martin, presenter of RT’s ‘Breaking The Set’, tells it like it is on GAZA
Abby Martin and George Galloway: Solutions on ISIS Crisis & Gaza Massacre
NEVER STOP BREAKING THE SET (Abby Martin) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Yia5kEz0jo
‘News is what somebody somewhere wants to suppress; all the rest is advertising” ~ Lord Northcliffe
”I’ll never get a job on The Economist. What a shame.”
~ RT’s Senior Political correspondent Anissa Naouai
Only one News Channel on my TV is providing truthful, objective coverage of events in the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and elsewhere (…including Britain !…) : How long before it goes the way of Press TV and is taken off air ?
“When truth is replaced by silence, the silence is a lie.” ~ Yevgeny Yevtushenko