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Setting the Record Straight – Scandals & Propaganda in 2016

Scroll down to see a timeline of some examples of the media and/or state propaganda last year and Islam21c’s attempt at setting the record straight “The mass media serve as a system for communicating messages and symbols to the general populace. It is their function to amuse, entertain, and inform,

The Propaganda Genius of “What British Muslims Really Think”

On Wednesday night Channel 4 documentaries aired “What British Muslims Really Think”. According to the host, Trevor Phillips, it is a unique new survey reveals how British Muslims really think. And I can honestly say it was a treat. There is so much that can be said about this thinly veiled

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Response to Ch 4’s “Jihadis Next Door”

Jihadis under your bed Last night’s shocking Channel 4 documentary reminded me of the age-old relationship between opinion-formers and power. From Biblical Pharaohs and Roman Emperors to the modern nation state, there have always been some ideologists in the service of the ruling elite, propagating their necessary myths, eulogising their

Jihadi John Special 0 Min Read

Jihadi John unmasked: Asim Qureshi on Mohammed Emwazi | Channel 4 News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0X7Cwl8QlUU

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Owen Jones BBC Radio 5 Live Interview on Cathy Newman

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AiyqEqJnx8o   An excellent 5 minute interview on BBC Radio 5 with Owen Jones about Channel 4's Cathy Newman, who finally made the apology we and many other organisations and activists pressured her to make  (see ''The Woman who cried Wolf'' https://www.islam21c.com/politics/the-woman-who-cried-wolf/). Unfortunately she didn't admit to lying in her

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The Woman who cried wolf

Cathy Newman is slammed on social media as #FictionOn4 trends Pictures speak volumes. In Cathy Newman’s case, images from a mosque CCTV camera also spoke volumes, they exposed her as a liar, writes Dilly Hussain. The senior Channel 4 reporter’s claims that she was “ushered out of the door” when