Larry Sangar is right, Wikipedia has become the establishment thought police – just look at my entry on there

July 12, 2021, RT.com -by Eva K Bartlett For some years now, Wikipedia has had a libellous smear entry on me that cannot be edited to be less of a smear. So, imagine my surprise to learn a co-founder of the site accuses it of not being neutral. In February 2021, Larry Sanger, one of… Read More Larry Sangar is right, Wikipedia has become the establishment thought police – just look at my entry on there

Canada’s government is seeking to silence Canadian journalists at home and abroad with a draconian censorship bill

June 30, 2021, RT.com As a Canadian journalist, I could be subject to a censorship bill which, if passed in Senate, means the government in Canada can effectively shadow-ban and censor my voice into oblivion, along with other dissenting voices. After seeing his tweet on the issue of Bill C-10, recently passed in the House… Read More Canada’s government is seeking to silence Canadian journalists at home and abroad with a draconian censorship bill

I’m on a ‘hit list’ Kiev allows to silence dissent & journalism. That’s all you need to know about Ukrainian ‘democracy’

June 12, 2021, RT.com Address issues which Ukraine, the West’s client state, does not like and you could end up on a ‘hit list’. Because that’s apparently how flourishing democracies roll… Last week, photojournalist Dean O’Brien participated in a United Nations meeting to give his perspective on the war in Donbass, Ukraine’s breakaway region in… Read More I’m on a ‘hit list’ Kiev allows to silence dissent & journalism. That’s all you need to know about Ukrainian ‘democracy’

Interview with Dean O’Brien: Ukraine’s “Kill List” and Reporting From the Donbass

The other day I spoke with Dean O’Brien, a UK photojournalist, on his reporting from the Donbass. With World Press Freedom Day only having recently passed, our conversation about the Ukrainian “kill list” (essentially), which includes journalists who have reported from the Donbass and/or Crimea, was appropriately timed. Both Dean and myself are on that… Read More Interview with Dean O’Brien: Ukraine’s “Kill List” and Reporting From the Donbass

Seven years after Maidan divided country, Ukraine intensifies shelling of Donbass to sound of deafening silence from Western media

And here you have the result of yet another indiscriminate shelling. A local residents home totally gutted by a direct hit with a shell. It makes it easier to understand why the people of Donbass say there can never be any reunification with government controlled Ukraine. pic.twitter.com/UfUC3CQ4Vs — Dean O'Brien – BA (Hons) (@DeanoBeano1) March… Read More Seven years after Maidan divided country, Ukraine intensifies shelling of Donbass to sound of deafening silence from Western media

Interview on George Galloway’s The Mother Of All Talkshows

In London for a new round of Imperialism On Trial (February 25, info here), I was on George Galloway’s The Mother Of All Talkshows Sunday night to discuss Syria. George gives an excellent introduction on the nature of systematic, paid-for, organized, deliberate, war propaganda on Syria, to deceive people and whitewash the nature of the… Read More Interview on George Galloway’s The Mother Of All Talkshows

Under Fire from Ukraine and Misperceived by the West, The People of the DPR Share Their Stories

October 16, 2019, Mint Press News On September 2, I left the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don via minibus heading northwest to the border of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and on into Donetsk. For my first few days there, I rented an inexpensive apartment in the heart of the city. Walking on a long… Read More Under Fire from Ukraine and Misperceived by the West, The People of the DPR Share Their Stories

DPR Frontline Village Resident Question to West: “Why do you support (Ukrainian) Nazis?”

  In Krutaya Balka, a village north of Donetsk which is routinely attacked by Ukrainian forces with shelling and heavy machine gun fire, I meet a man standing outside his home, where he lives with his wife, roughly 600 metres from the front line.   To my question about where his home has been damaged… Read More DPR Frontline Village Resident Question to West: “Why do you support (Ukrainian) Nazis?”

Donbass Defender: “Those who support Ukraine should come talk with civilians, to understand how much they suffer”

North of Donetsk, I visit Krutaya Balka village, on the outskirts of Yasinovataya, another heavily hit area. The village is divided into two parts: one part exposed on the front-line, we can’t go there, the road leading to it is under sniper fire; the other half of the village is slightly further away, and has… Read More Donbass Defender: “Those who support Ukraine should come talk with civilians, to understand how much they suffer”

DPR Older Couple: “the Ukrainian side shoots whenever they want; no one holds them accountable”

  When in the Donetsk People’s Republic and visiting the Mine 6-7 area, I saw a school whose basement is now used as a shelter. There, I met an elderly couple who have been living in that dank, stinking, basement for six years, their home destroyed. Outside the battered school, Dmitry commented: “You see, each… Read More DPR Older Couple: “the Ukrainian side shoots whenever they want; no one holds them accountable”