The American Empire and its Media

The CFR Media Empire
The Council of Foreign Relations, The Bilderberg Group and the Trilateral Commission Control the Entire Mainstream Media

Swiss Propaganda Research
July 2017

Largely unbeknownst to the general public, executives and top journalists of almost all major US news outlets have long been members of the influential Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). 

Established in 1921 as a private, bipartisan organization to “awaken America to its worldwide responsibilities”, the CFR and its close to 5000 elite members have for decades shaped U.S. foreign policy and public discourse about it. As a well-known Council member once explained, the goal has indeed been to establish a global Empire, albeit a “benevolent” one.

In a column entitled “Ruling Class Journalists”, former Washington Post senior editor and ombudsman Richard Harwood described the Council and its members approvingly as “the nearest thing we have to a ruling establishment in the United States”.

Harwood continued: “The membership of these journalists in the Council, however they may think of themselves, is an acknowledgment of their active and important role in public affairs and of their ascension into the American ruling class. They do not merely analyze and interpret foreign policy for the United States; they help make it. () They are part of that establishment whether they like it or not, sharing most of its values and world views.”

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THE MEDIA IS CONTROLLED??!?!?!?!?!?!?! How Come They Didn’t Care When Conan Pointed It Out?

media consolidation
Media Consolidation has gotten even worse since 2012. Now even fewer than six companies own all of the most accessible media companies.

The Freakout Over Sinclair Isn’t About Bias. It’s About The Wrong Bias

It’s America. Feel free to tune to your favorite opinions.

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Last month, news anchors at Sinclair Broadcast Group’s TV stations were required to read a script critical of “fake stories” and general bias by the major news networks. Because some of the phrasing mirrored President Donald Trump’s overcooked critique of liberal media outlets, the story triggered widespread and overwrought warnings about “authoritarianism” and the rise of state-run media.
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http://thefederalist.com/2018/04/03/media-doesnt-care-sinclair-stations-bias-wrong-bias/

Why wasn’t anyone concerned in the decades leading up to now as we watched media ownership and control funneled into fewer and fewer companies and individuals…

The CFR Media Empire
The Council of Foreign Relations, The Bilderberg Group and the Trilateral Commission Control the Entire Mainstream Media