Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Aborted Babies Incinerated to Heat UK Hospitals

          News like that which is reported in the UK's Telegraph is macabre enough to spoil the most pleasant of days; 'Aborted Babies Incinerated to Heat UK Hospitals'

The article reports that "the bodies of thousands of aborted and miscarried babies were incinerated as clinical waste, with some even used to heat hospitals, an investigation has found.
Ten NHS trusts have admitted burning foetal remains alongside other rubbish while two others used the bodies in ‘waste-to-energy’ plants which generate power for heat."

The article also describes the treatment of the families; "parents who lose children in early pregnancy were often treated without compassion and were not consulted about what they wanted to happen to the remains."

It's of course no surprise that business and corporations act so heartlessly, but it is sad that parents

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

This is a Propaganda War, with Nuclear War on the Horizon

This is a letter that I have sent to a few newspapers in regards to the escalating crises in Ukraine. The current events in Ukraine are growing more dire every day, with the risk of nuclear war quickly approaching. We are in the midst of a propaganda war, and the crimes of the Western allied counties are being totally ignored and Russia's actions are being exaggerated and demonised. Hopefully this little letter will wake a few up to the dire situation that we are in.

          Is Obama insane? Are the US's allied lackeys trying to start WWIII?!!

Russia's actions in Crimea- while distasteful - are a storm in a teacup. There is no invasion, there are no killings and no persecutions. The people of Crimea simply want

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

War and Patriotic Propaganda in the Media

This is a letter that I was compelled to write to The Australian newspaper after reading countless articles which endlessly push pro-Western thinking onto the readers. 

          Hello. Reading into the events in Ukraine and Crimea have again highlighted the subtle and insidious nature of bias in the media.
Obviously most media organisations will report events in a manner that favours the country or culture that the organisation is from, so a degree of bias is to be expected by the reader. 
But having said that, I wish to compel the Editors of The Australian to hold a higher bar of unbiased reporting. I am quite disappointed when even this publication seems