"If there is something you are really interested in, get the preliminaries from whatever mainstream sources you please, but then do your own research. I read a federal court decision about a year ago; better than any article I could have read."
"Just because I recognize that RT is propaganda does not mean that I buy into "pro-Western jingoism". It doesn't matter if "America and the West aren't completely innocent". RT is good if I want to see the spin that the…"
"NPR is not a mouthpiece for the US Government. While every government engages in some kind of spin from its communication department, Russia and RT are qualitatively different. RT is propaganda and as such cannot fulfill the task of independent…"
"NPR is burned out hippies reliving their college radio days and getting their news commentary from Mother Jones. You only think it's balanced because you're so far left you don't recognize that the Economist is a leftist rag."
"RT vs. NPR is not really the same thing. RT is directly coordinated with the Kremlin to ensure the message going out conforms to policy. NPR, while accepting some funding (roughly 10% in most markets) from the federal government, is by the nature of…"
Hi there Ryan. Welcome to AoM. Have a great Thanksgiving, by the way. Also, I would like to invite you to take a look at the most active group here. It's my new group called The Great Debate. It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. In any case, good to have you here and welcome aboard.
"Were i want to get at is less the lying part and more the part were we put other people under pressure. From the business perspective it makes perfect sense to put people under pressure so they make deadlines so your projects or your company…"
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