Fooling the people

Watching television provides a window into the workings of mass propaganda. Television advertising is dominated by four themes: the attempt to persuade people to buy things they do not need; to borrow money at loan sharking rates; to gamble money they...

The Media and Brainwashing

Most people are so brainwashed by the media it's ridiculous.  The media is a distraction from what's important in life and tricks people into being more concerned about certain things at certain times.  When's the last time you heard anything about...

Question Time with Russell Brand

Personally, not a massive fan of Russell Brand, he's always aggravated me. However, on the 11th of Decemeber, he appeared on Question Time on BBC 1 with UKIP Leader Nigel Farage. In recent weeks I have been trying to keep up with question time and...