segunda-feira, 23 de abril de 2012

Orwell Rolls in his Grave (Full 3HR Documentary)


Director Robert Kane Pappas’ ORWELL ROLLS IN HIS GRAVE is the consummate critical examination of the Fourth Estate, once the bastion of American democracy. Asking whether America has entered an Orwellian world of doublespeak where outright lies can pass for the truth, Pappas explores what the media doesn’t like to talk about: itself.

Walter Lippmann (Public Opinion) - Full Book Link @

Chapter VII. Stereotypes As Defense -
Chapter VIII. Blind Spots And Their Value -

Adorno and Horkheimer - The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception (1944)
The predictions in this essay are stunningly accurate @

Edward Bernays - Propaganda (1928) only 150 pages -

When Corporations Rule the World - David C. Korten (One of the best reads ever)
News: The Politics of Illusion - W. Lance Bennett (One of the best media)
Manufacturing Consent - Noam Chomsky