Project Censored Awardee Wadner Pierre Speaks About His Experience Covering Manmade and Natural Disasters in Haiti

By Brandon Fastman, 11/21/10 Wadner Pierre was studying Computer Science in 2004 when Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was overthrown in a coup d’état. Soon after, Pierre’s step-father, a Catholic priest who protested Aristide’s overthrow, was thrown in jail. At that point Pierre decided he could no longer continue his studies without taking a stake in […]

Managed News: Inside The US/NATO Military Industrial Media Empire

Managed News: Inside The US/NATO Military Industrial Media Empire By Peter Phillips and Mickey Huff “There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth.” –– Charles Dickens We face what appears to be a military industrial media empire so powerful and complex that truth is mostly absent or […]

US Press Coverage of Gaza Conflict Echoes Official US Policy

An Inter Press Service story over last weekend illustrated the degree of bias in US coverage of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. The report claimed, “In addition to disproportionate official representation, the grave disparity in casualties between the two sides was usually played down or not mentioned at all by newscasters. Nearly 1,300 Palestinians and 13 Israelis […]