US Government Has Long Used Propaganda against the American People

US Government Has Long Used Propaganda against the American People
The Office of Policy Coordination (OPC) was funded by siphoning off funds intended for the Marshall Plan [i.e. the rebuilding of Europe by the U.S. after WWII]. Some of this money was used to bribe journalists and publishers.” (Wikipedia adds details …
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McGuinness' Foyle Gamble
After decades of being chased down and then left for dust by a rampant Sinn Fein, the SDLP need a win in order to begin the process of planting the seeds of an SDLP revival in the hope that momentum can grow and develop in the time ahead. Before this …
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Information As A Tool For National Security: Role Of The Media – John Momoh (OON)
First, I'd like to express my appreciation to the National Defense College authority, for extending this privilege and honor to me, by allowing me to be part of this historic occasion. There couldn't have been a more opportune time to discuss the …

Teaching People to Commit Genocide

Teaching People to Commit Genocide
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights of 1948 defines the right to education in this way: "[Education] shall promote understanding, tolerance and friendship among all nations, racial or religious groups, and shall further the activities of the …
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In the media: Faculty inform the press
Nicholas Sanders Assistant Professor of Economics Nicholas Sanders studies environmental, labor, and health economics, with a specific focus on the interaction between government policy, environmental quality, and human mortality and health. Photo by …
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Government of Canada helps people with disabilities in the Edmunston area

Government of Canada helps people with disabilities in the Edmunston area
The announcement was made today by the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development and MP for Madawaska-Restigouche, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development …
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Is big data all it's cracked up to be? – Sydney Morning Herald
The term is commonly used to describe the art and science of analysing massive amounts of information to detect patterns, glean insights, and predict answers to complex questions. …. The MacArthur Foundation recently awarded an 18-month, $ 175,000 …
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Warwick's Guns Versus the Pen – Clash for Unceasing Press Freedom in Liberia
With such fascinating topic, the Press Union of Liberia – an umbrella for journalists and media institutions – was optimistic to cement cordial relationship between media practitioners and state security apparatus in an endeavor to ease journalists …

Industry Voices: VC questions thinking of Obama's BRAIN initiative
The Human Genome Project demonstrated the potential of government-sponsored research to make a substantial contribution not only to basic research but also to our understanding of human health in ways that have already begun to improve our quality …
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