Never before has it been so important to have independent, honest voices and sources of information. We are – as a society – inundated and overwhelmed with a flood of information from a wide array of sources, but these sources of information, by and large, serve the powerful interests and individuals that own them with the aim of controlling public perception and justifying their agendas.
The mainstream media is filled with inherent bias and constant manipulation. It is also directly concentrated in the hands of a few and owned by large multinational corporations, which, through their boards of directors, are connected with a plethora of other major global corporations and elite interests.
Whether it is the reporting about the crisis in Syria and labor campaigns against corporations or about human rights and anti-government protests, the media serves as an important tool of deception in a global information war. That is why independent media is of critical importance now more than ever. Please support Global Research, which has come under increasing attack for relaying stories and accounts that counter what governments, major corporations, and the mainstream media are claiming and reporting.
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