Introduction to Media 911

Media 911 1. NBC Spins 911 2. 911: Some WTC History You Might Not Know 3. 911: Griffin Reconsidered 4. How 911 Strains KBOO’s Little Secret 5. 911: Selling AIDS and World War III 6. Web Surveillence by the Pentagon 7. The Pod and the Petty 8. A Mass Media...

NBC Spins 911

(first published in print April 2002) This is a review of NBC-TV News coverage of the September 11, 2001 event from about 10:30 AM EDT (when the video recorder, here in the Pacific time zone, finally got rolling) to 2:00 PM EDT, when officials began declaring a sort...

Some WTC History You Might Not Know

from a video-talk on the Dawson-Perry Report at the Portland Central Library, 7/12/05 I lived in New York in the 1960’s, when the World Trade Center and the twin towers were going up. In New York, the 60’s was an era of intense urban destruction and...

911: Griffin Reconsidered

a book review Can a liberal college professor bring vitality to the challenge-911 movement, or could his influence neutralize its spirit? David Ray Griffin’s The New Pearl Harbor has acquired a biblical status in certain circles of the 911 “truth”...

How 911 Strains KBOO’s Little Secret

December, 2005 (KBOO is the Pacifica-type FM in Portland, Oregon) If you expect KBOO to behave like an open forum on the 911 issue (and on a cluster of other issues), you may be asking more of your “community” radio station than it is, institutionally,...

Selling AIDS and World War III

The best ally any brainwashing campaign ever has, be it for a disease or for a war, is a body count, the bigger and more vivid the better. Until the AIDS campaign had AZT, the body count had to be conjured in the public imagination with scare projections and with Rock...