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What You Should Know about The Associated Press

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Why you should NEVER get your news from The Associated Press if you want to know what the U.S. and Israeli governments are REALLY doing in the Middle East.


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And What You're Not Learning from Them

The Associated Press is a monstrous contradiction. On one hand, the 162-year-old, corporate-media collective feigns high concern for accuracy, objectivity, and other journalistic principles; on the other hand, it operates at the expense of same.

By way of its being a corporate collective, its top priority is to maximize revenues of its members. While this is not an illegal goal in and of itself, no corporate enterprise should be able to get away with accomplishing that goal at any cost and by any means, including deception and flat-out lies.

Too many people in the world are fooled by AP's self-styled image of being the most trustworthy source for breaking news the world over. Sure, it is the world's largest and most widely-distributed news service; but in light of certain patterns of shoddy and sometimes blatantly fraudulent reporting, this only makes it the most dangerous and subversive.

Here are a few facts you may not know about the "largest and most trusted" news service:

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Comment from Ratings:   I have a sister ... by Kevin Copenhagen on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2008 at 6:48:11 PM
Actually, the entire media and all the news agenci... by pft on Thursday, Aug 7, 2008 at 1:09:35 AM
When are you going to write an article? This was a... by Cheryl Abraham on Thursday, Aug 7, 2008 at 1:37:51 AM
"The manufacture of consent."  ~&nb... by Michael McCoy on Thursday, Aug 7, 2008 at 6:14:56 AM
but Chomsky is a master shill.... by Dave Rogers on Friday, Aug 8, 2008 at 11:04:03 AM
Thanks to all of you for your input.... by Dan Alba on Friday, Aug 8, 2008 at 10:21:17 PM