(ANONHQ) As of June 1st, Ghost Squad Hackers – the same group leading #OpIcarus – have launched a series of coordinated attacks against leading members of the corporate mainstream media. Giving credit where credit is due, Tec.mic and Softpedia were the first to report the operation. But their reports only tell a portion of
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(ANTIMEDIA) United States — Bayer has now confirmed a buyout bid for agrichemical giant, Monsanto — the maker of Agent Orange, RoundUp, and genetically-modified crops — otherwise known as one of the most hated companies on the planet.
In a statement, Monsanto said Morgan Stanley & Co. is advising the company financially
Read more of… #Bayer’s Acquisition Offer Could Literally Make #Monsanto Disappear
(ANTIMEDIA) Americans are prone to obsessing over seemingly frivolous headlines. Over the past year, we’ve seen the media drive emotional feeding frenzies on everything from the Starbucks red cup scandal or the superficial Confederate flag saga that ultimately glossed over the true foundations of racism in the U.S. Regardless of what the subjective opinion
Read more of… 5 Huge Stories the Media Ignored While Arguing Over Which #Bathroom to Use
(ANTIMEDIA) United Kingdom — A senior investment banker has been slapped with the U.K.’s longest-ever prison sentence for insider trading. On Wednesday, Martyn Dodgson was convicted of conspiring to deal secretly in company shares. He was sentenced to four-and-a-half years at London’s Southwark Crown Court for what was described as “highly sophisticated” offenses. His
Read more of… #Banker Gets Record #Prison Sentence
(ANTIMEDIA) From the presence of bile and human hair in pork to the FDA’s guidelines that some rat feces, insect larvae, and mold in food is permissible, many Americans are increasingly wary of the products they put in their body. According to a new report, hamburgers, in particular, may be worthy of extra scrutiny.
Read more of… Researchers Just Found Some VERY Surprising Ingredients in Your #Hamburgers
(ANTIMEDIA) A new study suggests the popular painkiller Tylenol does more than reduce pain — it can actually reduce your ability to imagine other people’s pain. Researchers at Ohio State University conducted three experiments on college students to test whether acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol and many other prescription and over-the-counter painkillers, affects
Read more of… Study Finds That #Tylenol Kills Much More Than Just #Pain
(ANTIMEDIA) Former Facebook employees who managed the “Trending News” section of the site are accusing the behemoth social media platform of censoring news stories and “injecting” others to artificially inflate their popularity. Unsurprisingly, in light of these accusations, the developing story appears to have been censored from the site’s list of popular stories, underscoring
Read more of… Whistleblowers Confirm #Facebook #Censors Certain Types of News Stories
(ANTIMEDIA) As people have taken up vaping in droves, it was only a matter of time before the joy police pulled up and slapped rules on the electronic substitute. This week, the Food and Drug Administration did exactly that when it announced U.S. tobacco regulations will be extended to e-cigarettes.
The latest era of
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May 5, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) Amid mass speculation that a shock leak of documents could spell the end of the road for the toxic Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP/TTP), even European leaders have begun distancing themselves from the much-hated deal. Angela Merkel has voiced strong opposition to the state of the negotiations,
Read more of… #Leaked Documents Could Spell End of the Road for #TTIP
Claire Bernish May 4, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) United States — Hillary Clinton already has an issue with being truthful, but her latest waffling on coal — and, specifically, coal miners’ livelihoods — has most of the country crying foul.
“Instead of dividing people the way Donald Trump does, let’s reunite around policies that will bring
Read more of… Video: #Hillary Confronted by #Coal Miner Whose Jobs She Vowed to Destroy
“I’ve never bought into this idea that the lesser of two evils is a good idea.” — Ron Paul
Nick Bernabe April 4, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) San Diego, CA — Longtime congressman and former presidential candidate Ron Paul made it clear in a recent interview on CNN that he will vote 3rd party
Read more of… Watch #RonPaul Destroy the Two-Party System on Live TV
Michaela Whitton May 3, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) United Kingdom — Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter play an increasingly important role in our lives, but a brand new study into online censorship has revealed a number of developing trends regarding how social media platforms are attempting to regulate their users’ speech.
While most readers
Read more of… How #Facebook, #Instagram, Google, and Twitter Use Censorship to Kill Free Speech
Michaela Whitton May 3, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) United Kingdom — A controversial deal between tech giant Google and the National Health Service (NHS) will allow artificial intelligence units access to 1.6 million confidential medical records. Since 2014, Google has partnered with several scientists in an attempt to understand human health, but a new report reveals
Read more of… #Google Now Has Access To Millions of Patient’s #Medical Records
Elizabeth Montag May 2, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) If the corporate media wasn’t gushing over Justin Bieber’s new haircut or the nation’s lingering transphobia bathroom drama this weekend, it was lauding President Obama for his speech at the final White House Correspondents’ dinner of his presidency.
The black-tie dinner draws the nation’s top celebrities, journalists, and
Read more of… #Obama Jokes About the “End of the #Republic,” Giving Speeches to #GoldmanSachs
SM Gibson May 2, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) Omaha, Nebraska – On Saturday, 85-year-old billionaire Warren Buffett attributed his health and happiness in life to eating fudge, peanut brittle, and consuming a kidney-crushing amount of Coca-Cola.
While speaking with reporters at the yearly shareholders’ meeting of his company, Berkshire Hathaway, Buffet said he gets a quarter
Read more of… Warren #Buffet Says #CocaCola Keeps Him Healthy, But There’s Just One Problem
Carey Wedler April 28, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) According to new reports, Prince was in possession of painkillers at the time of his death. Law enforcement sources cautioned they could not yet determine whether or not the pills were related to the death of the beloved icon last week. Conflicting statements from those who knew him
Read more of… Was #Prince’s Life Taken by America’s Prescription #Drug #Epidemic?
Jake Anderson April 27, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) — Swiss multinational bank, Credit Suisse, will collaborate with data analysis firm, Palantir, to launch a trader surveillance program. According to Bloomberg’s Jeffrey Voegeli, the joint venture, called Signac, aims to catch rogue Wall Streeters engaged in illegal trading. It comes in the wake of a number of
Read more of… #CIA-Backed Artificial Intelligence #Palantir Firm To Spy on #WallStreet Traders
Carey Wedler April 26, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) Atlanta, GA — An Atlanta, Georgia man has sued an off-duty officer who beat him viciously over the incorrect assumption he was stealing a tomato from Walmart. Though he says he was innocent, he was ultimately jailed for three days before the charges against him were dropped. He
Read more of… Man #Beaten Then Jailed 3 Days for NOT Stealing a Tomato from #Walmart
Claire Bernish April 20, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) After New York’s stunningly disorganized and questionable primary results proved, yet again, our elections are rigged to ensure establishment darling Hillary Clinton garners the Democratic nomination, a new video from Abby Martin’s Empire Files could topple Clinton’s entire campaign.
Evidence of said rigging isn’t difficult to find —
Read more of… The Video That Could Bring Down #Hillary #Clinton’s Campaign
Elizabeth Montag April 18, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) George Clooney held a $353,000-per-couple fundraiser for Hillary Clinton just one day before he called the amount of money in politics “obscene.” On Sunday, he discussed his two-day San Francisco event on MSNBC’s “Meet the Press,” where he defended the pricey dinner galas — even as he acknowledged
Read more of… #Clooney Raised $15 Million for #Hillary & DNC, Denounced #Money in Politics a Day Later
Claire Bernish April 15, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) Adding to a mounting list of scandals under the family’s belt, the Clintons have now been tied to the Flint water crisis. As the Daily Caller reports, a top executive of the same agency facing multiple lawsuits for its role in poisoning the children of Flint also has
Read more of… Hillary #Clinton Linked to Company Being Sued over #Flint Water Crisis
Michaela Whitton April 14th, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) United Kingdom — The City of London has long been known as a tax bolt-hole, facilitating money laundering, welcoming dirty money, and turning a blind eye to the investment of dodgy foreign capital. Long before the Panama Papers leak and its resulting embarrassment, stampedes to buy property in
Read more of… Hiding money in #London
Carey Wedler April 12, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) A former Swiss banker-turned-whistleblower has accused the CIA of playing a key role the Panama Papers leak, which implicated numerous foreign leaders, companies, organizations and individuals in offshore tax evasion, among other offenses. Bradley Birkenfeld, a former American banker for Swiss firm UBS, told CNBC “the CIA I’m
Read more of… #Whistleblower Says #CIA Behind #PanamaPapers Leak
Carey Wedler April 7, 2016
(ANTIMEDIA) Iceland — The world watched in admiration last year when over two dozen Icelandic bankers who played a role in causing the 2008 financial crisis were sentenced to prison. Less than a year later, three of those bankers have been released — years earlier than expected. Their release was
Read more of… Jailed #Bankers Freed Early as #Icelandic Government Implodes Over #PanamaPapers