BFTN 103 – Russia and Ukraine

BFTN 103 – Russia and Ukraine

data-episode-id="957142" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> If you only get your news from the mainstream media, you’ve probably heard that the world’s about to end because of “Russian aggression”. Of course, as...
BFTN 103 – Russia and Ukraine

BFTN 102 – Mind Virus

data-episode-id="940494" data-theme="light" data-height="190" data-enable-volume="true"> Lots of stuff in this episode about Assange, China, Russia and Christianity, but the main theme is a theory I’ve been trying to flesh out about how tribalism and identity converge...
BFTN 57 – Alan MacLeod on Media Bias

BFTN 57 – Alan MacLeod on Media Bias

Alan MacLeod joins me to discuss the propaganda model and how it applies to media bias on the coverage of Bolivia, Venezuela, Corbyn, Ukrainegate and Russiagate.  Alan is a member of the Glasgow University Media Group. He is author of “Bad News From...
BFTN 56 – Bolivia 1

BFTN 56 – Bolivia 1

What’s happening in Bolivia? President Evo Morales was recently the subject of a coup, and has fled to Mexico. In order to provide some perspective on the current events, we take a detailed look at the political history of Bolivia – a poor country that has...

BFTN 55 – Intervening In Foreign Elections

Americans were SHOCKED to discover that Russia had interfered in their 2016 Presidential elections. How dare they interfere with the democratic process of a sovereign nation! Of course, those same Americans probably have no idea that their own country has, according...