Propaganda

Thought-provoking illustration by Pawel Kuczynski

Art as a Weapon in Political Warfare

“The opinion that art should have nothing to do with politics is itself a political attitude.” –George Orwell Art has always affected the political landscape. From George Carlin’s standup to Picasso’s Guernica, from Allen Ginsberg’s Howl to Banksy’s graffiti, from Avatar to Fight Club, art is a weapon in the battlefield of ideas. As it turns out, the most famous political art of all time, George O... »

Peak Oil and Modern Civilized Landscapes

Peak Oil and Modern Civilized Landscapes

We already know how fossil fuels affects us and mother earth. While we use its derivatives for almost all applications from various types of power generation to modern agriculture, we’re literally draining our only home of this ancient resource unwisely, to say the least. While most of human and natural history depended on the 6 basic elements of earth, fire, wind, water, sound and light for... »

A Call for Financial Transparency in NGOs

Over the last couple of years I have been receiving the wire a short four page newsletter that’s dispatched by Amnesty International monthly, I consider myself lucky to receive it as it’s not me who is paying the subscription fee, I think its one of my uncles from London who my parents met while they were touring. That’s not important, what I wanted to talk about is that every month “the wire” giv... »

Stepping Inside Iranian Propaganda

We have take a good look at American propaganda and how the country brainwashes its citizens into believing that they have given the rest of the world freedom by waging wars to liberate the country. Israel is another country that has not only its citizens but nearly the entire Christian population around the world brainwashed. Now lets take a look how Iran spreads its message of hate and propagand... »

Jamaica in The Eyes of a Jamaican

Jamaica in The Eyes of a Jamaican

My job gives me the opportunity to interact with people from around the world, which is one of its plus points. I have a friend so to say, who goes by the name of Kayode Anthony (Ka), who has been living his life in the Caribbean Islands, I know him because of this website. I happened to have a deep eccentric conversation with him, as we jumped from topics like life there and here in Mumbai, trave... »

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