Archive | January, 2014

In Memoriam: Hiroo Onoda

Yesterday, the 16th of January, former Japanese Army Second Lieutenant Hiroo Onoda passed away at the age of 91. Paralleling some of the most awe-inspiring stories of World War 2, Onoda’s legacy is an incredible example of the discipline of the Japanese people during the early Showa Period. His story, as he preserved in his […]

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Propaganda in the “Free and Impartial” Media

The power of media has been discussed here oftentimes before, but every now and then a story appears which warrants a revisit. The ability to shape public opinion has been harnessed by the establishment to create a climate in which the most ridiculous notions — the  so-called “Big Lie” — and disinformation are repeated so often that […]

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