WaPo Worships Principled, Humanitarian McCain That’s Never Existed

If one had to sum up McCain’s political career, you could do worse than “aggressive wars”—seeing as how there’s never been one McCain didn’t promote with “verve and tirelessness.”

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Lockheed Martin-Funded Experts Agree: South Korea Needs More Lockheed Martin Missiles

FAIR has noted 30 media mentions of CSIS pushing the THAAD missile system or its underlying value proposition in US media, most of them in the past two months. Omitted from all these CSIS media appearances, however, is that one of CSIS’s top donors, Lockheed Martin, is THAAD’s primary contractor—Lockheed Martin’s take from the THAAD system is worth about $3.9 billion alone. Lockheed Martin directly funds the Missile Defense Project Program at CSIS, the program whose talking heads are cited most frequently by US media. Continue reading

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Top Five Major Newspapers Run 18 Opinion Pieces Praising Syria Strikes – Zero Are Critical

Due to the mostly bipartisan support for the airstrikes, it’s somewhat predictable that corporate media would follow suit. Continue reading

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US Airstrike Kills As Many Civilians As Nice Attack But Gets No Front-Page Headlines

“All of the publications in question ran a story on the ‘dozens of deaths’ at the hands of US-led airstrikes, so we know they deemed it notable. Just not notable enough.”
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