The War against ‘Fake News’: The Rise of the Orwellian Ministry of Truth

At last the curtain is being drawn and the truth is coming out!

Starry News - Paradise Post From Taiwan

    Fri, 19 May 2017 by Björn Seelmann

The battle-lines in the information war are drawn. The mainstream media, which the people increasingly see as unreliable, believes that the free flow of ideas and information on the Internet is a threat to our well-being.

The war on ‘fake news’ began in earnest in November 2016. The Washington Post then released a blacklist, compiled by anonymous source PropOrNot, on which 200 sites were accused of “Russian propaganda efforts to undermine American democracy and interests.”

Among those blacklisted are former Republican delegates, former presidential candidate Ron Paul, former US Assistant Secretary of Finance Paul Craig Roberts, The Corbett Report, Natural News and SOTT.

Evidence for why these 200 websites are guilty as charged has still not been delivered. With no proof, the mainstream media simply declares these websites and the people behind them as a danger to society.

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