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Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by SilverbladeTE, Mar 17, 2011.

  1. SilverbladeTE

    SilverbladeTE Senior Member

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    Posted bit about this before, but folks really do need to grasp the web of vested interests that really "push" things behind the scenes, push stuff over people like us, for example

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spiked_(magazine)

    Go read that Wiki article on Spiked magazine, then note the very interestign web of connections you can make from that...

    Science Media Center whose director is...
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiona_Fox_(UK_press_officer)

    Who was a reporter for...
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Living_Marxism

    Living Marxism got successfully sued to hell and back for

    Living Marxism then became...
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spiked_(magazine)

    Interesting, hm? And htey sure don't sound liek what I'd regard as Communists or Socialists in the "concerned for social justice/compassionate" sense more like the "hard core"
    (and sorry to disavow folk who may have been brought up to think different, but Socialist/Communist does NOT automatically = evil heartless SOB bureacratic, Stalinistc monster, k? I'm a socialist because I care about *people* not *profit*. I just know alas that the Human Condition means no system we Humans make will ever not be a bloody screw up! As Churchill rightly said: "Democracy is just the best of a bad bunch" :rolleyes: :D)

    Then, form Livign Marxism you have this unusual guy
    http://www.lobbywatch.org/profile1.asp?PrId=39

    And lets not forget this
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scienc...Marxism_and_the_Revolutionary_Communist_Party

    please be aware of such, when you see media articles..and understand how bad UK journalism has got...

    go do some Googling for your own, find the links, note who's linked ot who and note the over all bent of how SPiked etc view people, the world and so on...and make your own conclusions...

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