Noam Chomsky: Propaganda Model & the Political Economy of Mass Media

Noam Chomsky propagandamodell
The following video is a historical lecture held by Prof. Noam Chomsky at the Unversity of Wisconsin on the evening of March 15, 1989. In this talk, Prof. Chomsky introduces the propaganda model and explains how propaganda and systemic biases function in mass media by providing numerous examples from their coverage on foreign affairs.

The Cluster-Bomb Industry and why it cannot be stopped

Streubomben
In this article we cover the business with cluster bombs and why it is not being stopped. acTVism Munich translated two articles from “The Intercept” as well as “Democracy Now!” for this piece.

The Blunders of Fox News & Donald Trump on the Facts about Brexit

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The 24th of June 2016 will be remembered as a significant day for the United Kingdom and the European Union. The importance of this day, it seems, were not taken seriously by everyone. For example Fox News, the US news channel owned by multimillionaire Rupert Murdoch, mistakenly got the facts wrong in its news bar in which it stated that UK decided to leave the UN instead of the EU.

Prosecution tasked to investigate Assange are being criminally investigated themselves

Assange
Prosecution tasked to investigate Assange are being criminally investigated themselves Today on the 15th of June 2016, Wikileaks announced on their Facebook page that the Swedish police have launched a criminal investigation into prosecutor Marrianne Ny over her handling of the Assange case.  Marrianne Ny (Swedish Prosecution Authority) heads the investigation against Assange that accuses him […]

WikiLeaks Exposes Text from Secretly Negotiated TISA Trade Deal

Wikileaks
The classified annex to the draft “core text” of the Trade in Services Agreement is part of what is being secretly negotiated by the U.S., EU and 22 countries.

First Interview With Brazil’s President Rousseff Since Impeachment Vote

Dilma Rousseff
In this Interview the former political prisoner and president of Brazil Dilma Rouseff speaks to Glenn Greenwald from The Intercept full of content and resolution about the doings of Michel Temer, the effects on international and economic relations, and civil disobedience.

Whistleblowers speak out on acTVism Munich

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Welcome to acTVism Munich’s whistleblower compilation page. Here you will find our videos with former high-ranking officials & employees turned whistleblowers from various intelligence agencies and corporations, who when confronted with injustice and wrongdoing, had the courage to speak with the aim of informing the public.

NSA Spies Sought to Push Latin America Toward ‘US Objectives’

NSA
Documents leaked by whistle-blower Edward Snowden show the United States was training spies to influence events in the Americas.

WikiLeaks: Brazil’s Interim President Temer served as US-Informant

Interimspräsident Temer
The investigative website WikiLeaks has once again revealed documents about the Brazilian interim president Michael Temer, wherafter he was an Informant for the USA.

CIA Sparks Criticism by Live-Tweeting bin Laden Raid 5 Years Later

CIA
The CIA has sparked widespread criticism by marking the fifth anniversary of the U.S. killing of Osama bin Laden by live-tweeting the operation as if in real time