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News Dissector Danny Schechter is blogger in chief at Mediachannel.Org He is the author of PLUNDER: Investigating Our Economic Calamity (Cosimo Books) available at Amazon.com.
Back In Iraq: We Only Want To Save You (1 comments)
Once again, a war on Iraq is escalation with shifting pretexts, fist to protect Americans and then Iraquis. News Dissector Danny Schechter puts the story in context.
Monday, August 11, 2014
Israel Is Bad for The Jews, Part 2 (2 comments)
In a second part of his essay, "Israel Is Bad For The Jews." News Dissector Danny Schechter discusses the hateful response he received to his original reflections.
Back To Iraq, And Welcome To The Suicide State (1 comments)
What's missing in the media picture of the new fighting in Iraq? News Dissector Danny Schecher who wrote book and made films on the subject is back as the media goes back to Iraq.
When South Africa Called, We Answered: And Now?
As South Africa Goes To The Polls, There is intense rancor dividing old comrades slog with a longing for the black and white days of the anti-apartheid movement. News Dissector Danny Schechter reports.
That "Iron Law" Of Oligarchy Is Back To Haunt Us (5 comments)
Has the United States Just Become an Oligarchy or has there been an "iron law" of oligarchy that predates recent attention-getting studies. News Dissector Danny Schechter discusses how the rich rule.
A Daily Beast Ideologue Tries But Fails To Slay RT (2 comments)
The Daily Beast has sent an operative of Empire to
discredit the Russian financed TV station as another media war erupts over Ukraine coverage. Danny Schechter of Mediachannel.org reports.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Don't Mess With Glenn Greenwald (1 comments)
Glenn Greenwald is under attack again and sparring with a calculated hit job. News Dissector Danny Schechter reports.
The Olympics Are Here To Stay—And To Pay (1 comments)
In our media, the Olympics are about terrorism, protest and Putin--but not about their business agenda. That's what News Dissector Danny Schechter writes about.
The Snowden Saga: The NSA WILL Be Reformed! (2 comments)
The pressures are building on the NSA --From the Courts, the Press, and Inside The Government. Its sails will be trimmed argues News Dissector Danny Schechter
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Will Mandela's Burial Bury His Memory?
Nelson Mandela will be buried Sunday. Will his burial also bury his memory, asks News Dissector Danny Schechter, author of Madiba AtoZ: The Many Faces of Nelson Mandlea.
The Covergence: War And Economic Collapse
As we wait for what seems like an inevitable US directed war to salve the President's ego and "credibility," we also mark the anniversary of the financial crisis. A convergence?
President Obama's biggest failure (18 comments)
Obama has betrayed most of his promises to homeowners, and has sided with the banks with subsidies and incentives. He also supports the need for government financing since the private sector only funds 13 percent of mortgages through lenders like Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that Obama now wants to phase out.
Thursday, August 8, 2013
Obama gets "personal" as rift with Russia over Snowden grows (3 comments)
No wonder "no drama Obama" is stressing out because of his inability to control the issue and its media framing. He has been pushed into a corner where he seems to be sulking openly. To cite the old saying, "what a web we weave when first we practice to deceive..."
The Mandela Soap Opera: Can He Die in Dignity?
The whole world is praying for Nelson Mandela's recovery despite his dire condition, In South Africa, there is a soap operat distracting attention what he stands for. News Dissector Danny Schechter is there and reports.