Posts Tagged ‘Julian Assange’

The Soupy One has a post on the links between True Brits, the newest entrant to the crowded space of rebranded fascist groupuscules in the UK, and broadcaster Press TV (mouthpiece of the theocratic regime in Iran, and sometime home of George Galloway) and Russia Today (mouthpiece of the authoritarian regime in the Kremlin, and sometime home […]


#Occupy!

18Oct11

Cross-posted from BobFromBrockley This is an age when political events are calibrated to Twitter, activists’ thoughts are punctuated with hashtags and the circulation of politics proceeds memetically. I have mainly been bemused by the wave of occupations emanating from Wall Street and franchised “globally” (i.e. to the other wealthy countries of the global North) on 15 […]


Assange’s Extremist Employees: Israel Shamir. The pernicious, tired world of conspiracies: a good article in the Morning Star!! OpenDemocracy and Zionist conspiracies: Abou Jahjah on Hariri’s murder. Nasty whiff of populism: arrested “anti-capitalists” versus Philip Green.


A post by Bob from Brockley at Contested Terrain: History is Made at Night tweeted that the Wikileaks revelations would prove that geopolitics is not in fact determined by the Bilderberg Group, Masonic conspiracies or the Israel lobby, but in fact confirms the boring old Marxist materialist theory of history (except he said it wittily in 140 […]