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The suppression of the news

04/12/2014

The biggest news story of all is the one that is the most suppressed news-story of all: the news suppression itself. It extends from the mainstream news media to the alternative and specialized news media. Thus the question arises whether, and the extent to which, a government can lie to its public and still be a democracy.

How can the public have a government representing informed consent, if the news media are constantly, and systematically, lying about the most important things, and covering up that government’s worst, most heinous, crimes? Yet, this is what we have today. How likely is it that the media will let the public know this now-established fact?

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