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2014/11/11 16:18
2014/11/11 16:18
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Contras and Drugs, Three Decades Later by Carmelo Ruiz-Marrero Special to the NNPA from The Final Call In late 1986, Washington was rocked by revelations that the Ronald Reagan administration had...
2014/11/11 16:18
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2014/11/10 23:06
2014/11/10 23:06
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It's 2014, and they're still at it. Since the release of the film "Kill the Messenger," there has been renewed focus on Webb's story, which documented how CIA-linked drug traffickers were supplying...
2014/11/06 15:34
2014/11/06 15:34
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Thursday, November 6 appears to be the last day to catch the following films on Portland-area movie theater screens: "The Blue Room": An adaptation of a Georges Simenon novel about one of his...
2014/11/06 05:06
2014/11/06 05:06
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One thing that I've learned from my four-plus decades in journalism is that many people only like reporting that reinforces what they already believe. Facts that go off in a different direction can...
2014/11/05 13:26
2014/11/05 13:26
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Editor Robert Parry: I want to thank the readers who contributed to our fall fund drive. I realize that election season is a time when many people are asking for your support. So I especially...
2014/11/05 00:20
2014/11/05 00:20
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Plays like a really good and compelling tele movie then a theatrical experience. This is no ALL THE PRESIDENTS MEN of A-class acting but Renner as investigative reporter Gary Webb is the stand-out...
2014/11/02 18:26
2014/11/02 18:26
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Many Americans still count on the mainstream media to define reality for them, but too often the MSM spins false narratives that protect the powerful and diminish democracy, as happened in the...
2014/11/01 22:51
2014/11/01 22:51
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Trailer: Kill the Messenger We didn't always live in a world where vast conspiracies simmered in our collective consciousness, fuelled by provocative explanations. In 1996 Gary Webb, an investigative...
2014/10/31 13:26
2014/10/31 13:26
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For years, Americans relied on the mainstream U.S. news media for information; some folks were even convinced the MSM was “liberal.” But the current reality is that the major papers have become...
2014/10/30 09:10
2014/10/30 09:10
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Data retention bill reveals a rushed, shambolic national security process Shambolic would be being nice, with yet more priceless hypocrisy: “of which Brandis was a vocal part, specifically discussed...
2014/10/30 01:29
2014/10/30 01:29
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Keanu Reeves stars as John Wick in one of the best-crafted action films of the year, plus Leigh also looks at this week’s other releases and cinema events not to miss. KEANU IS JACK OF IT Meet John...
2014/10/29 14:05
2014/10/29 14:05
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THREE years ago, Jeremy Renner marvelled to News Corp Australia that his Mission: Impossible co-star Tom Cruise seemed to have 48 hours in a day. “Literally,” said Renner, “he’ll be up two hours...
2014/10/29 12:27
2014/10/29 12:27
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From Editor Robert Parry: We are at the end of our fall fund drive, but remain about $7,500 short of our goal of $25,000. If you can, please help so we can continue Consortiumnews as a source of...
2014/10/29 00:05
2014/10/29 00:05
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Following the death last week of legendary Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee at age 93, there have been many warm remembrances of his tough-guy style as he sought "holy sh*t stories,"...
2014/10/28 01:56
2014/10/28 01:56
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There is more truth about American journalism in the film “Kill the Messenger,” which chronicles the mainstream media’s discrediting of the work of the investigative journalist Gary Webb, than there...
2014/10/27 19:29
2014/10/27 19:29
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Back in September we began sharing a series of posts from Narco News on their friend, the late journalist Gary Webb and the new movie about his career, released this month, "Kill the Messenger,"...
2014/10/25 16:48
2014/10/25 16:48
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In thinking about the cases of Gary Webb and James Risen, two famous investigative reporters aggressively persecuted for their explosive revelations (in very different situations, and with different...
2014/10/24 19:20
2014/10/24 19:20
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Reviewer rating: "Sometimes a story is too true to tell," a Washington insider says in Kill the Messenger, Michael Cuesta's quietly intense tale of a journalist and his investigation. It's an odd,...
2014/11/11 16:18
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