Category Google

Google and the surveillance state

Quartz – Two decades ago, the US intelligence community worked closely with Silicon Valley in an effort to track citizens in cyberspace. And Google is at the heart of that origin story. Some of the research that led to Google’s ambitious creation was funded and coordinated by a research group established by the intelligence community… via […]

How Google Manages Fake News — Viable Opposition

Apparently, the world’s leading search engine (by a very wide margin) feels that we aren’t capable of discerning the difference between news that is propaganda and news that is real. Recent developments that received almost no coverage by the western media show us the lengths that Google is willing to go to in its efforts… via […]

The Democrats’ McCarthyite witch hunt

 Andre Damon This week’s congressional hearings on “extremist content” on the Internet mark a new stage in the McCarthyite witch hunt by congressional Democrats, working with the intelligence agencies and leading media outlets, to legitimize censorship and attack free speech on the Internet. One after another, congressmen and senators goaded representatives of Google, Twitter and […]

How the CIA made Google

  Inside the secret network behind mass surveillance, endless war, and Skynet— part 1 By Nafeez Ahmed INSURGE INTELLIGENCE, a new crowd-funded investigative journalism project, breaks the exclusive story of how the United States intelligence community funded, nurtured and incubated Google as part of a drive to dominate the world through control of information. Seed-funded by […]

The press that cried “wolf”

Hard Censorship Hits the Internet US Media Credibility Collapses Paul Craig Roberts According to this report, YouTube has shut down all independent media coverage of the Las Vegas shooting in a desperate maneuver to protect the official narrative. https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-10-06-youtube-moves-to-shut-down-all-independent-media-coverage-of-las-vegas-shooting-desperate-maneuver-to-protect-the-official-narrative.html … Remember, the presstitutes sold to the public the false story of “Saddam Hussein’s weapons of […]

CIA-Connected Google Aims to Weaken RT

CIA-Connected Google Aims to Weaken RT   by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Google transformed itself from a search engine to online censor. Last July, the World Socialist Web Site reported “changes to its search service to make it harder for users to access what it called ‘low-quality’ information such as ‘conspiracy […]

Google’s New Search Engine Bias is No Accident — OffGuardian

by Jonathan Cook, October 1, 2017, via Dissident Voice Alternet has gone public with concerns about the way Google and Facebook have limited traffic to its website and, more generally, undermined access to progressive and independent media. Its traffic from web searches has dropped precipitously – by 40 per cent – since Google introduced new […]