Posts Tagged ‘whitewashing’


Senator Lindsay Graham was bursting with contempt for the International Criminal Court (ICC) when he grilled Secretary of State Blinken at a May 21 Congressional hearing. Wagging his finger, he warned that if the ICC gets away with issuing arrest warrants for Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Gallant, “we are next.” The audience […]

Why the West is Whitewashing Terrorism in Vietnam and Myanmar

As US-Chinese tensions grow and as it becomes increasingly clear the US is unable to compete with China head-to-head in terms of development, trade, and investment, especially in regions along China’s periphery, the US is resorting increasingly to asymmetrical measures including political coercion, subversion, and even violence. US military aggression and political subversion, particularly in […]

Is the right wing ‘whitewashing’ the history curriculum taught in public schools?

This article was produced by Our Schools. Sandra Jones served as an investigative reporter for nearly two decades. She has received numerous awards for her broadcast reporting. “People still want to hide the truth about Black history,” Dione Archer, a resident of Richmond, Virginia, said in an interview with Our Schools. Her response came after […]

China Applauds U.N. Human Rights Chief for Whitewashing Genocide

Chinese state media on Sunday applauded U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet for failing to investigate China’s human rights abuses in the Uyghur region China calls Xinjiang during her visit.

The whitewashing murder day (UPDATED)

November 11, 2021 Propaganda is easy to unpack once you get down a few basic rules.  One of them is this: “the louder the slogan, the bigger the lie“. That is also the case with Veteran’s Day in which US Americans thank their veterans for their “service”. Now even setting aside the true reasons why […]

Right Wing Round-Up: Whitewashing the Insurrection

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‘NY Times’ continues whitewashing its dishonest 2018 podcast, ‘Caliphate,’ which was downloaded by millions

The New York Times is trying again to whitewash its dishonest, sensationalist 2018 podcast, called “Caliphate,” but the paper’s coverup attempt can’t withstand even a quick inspection. The Times yesterday ran a report about a hapless Canadian who admitted in a courtroom that he had made up bloodthirsty stories about being an executioner for the […]

Catalan TV Presenter Condemns ‘Whitewashing’ of Israel crimes during Olympic Trial event

By Maya Abuali As Israeli athletes Edan Blecher and Shelly Bobritsky took 4th place in the Olympic Trial event in Barcelona, Catalan TV commentator and bronze Olympic swimmer Clara Basiana denounced Israel’s human rights violations against Palestinians. Basiana, who narrated the tournament for TV3, the state broadcaster of Catolonia, received both praise and backlash for […]

The ‘NY Times’ is whitewashing Israel’s efforts to sabotage the Iran nuclear deal

Even veteran observers of the New York Times’s zeal to protect Israel’s reputation will be astonished at the paper’s latest whitewash. The paper just published a long, sensible editorial endorsing the U.S. return to the Iran nuclear deal — without once mentioning Benjamin Netanyahu’s violent efforts to sabotage the agreement. Yesterday’s lead editorial in the […]

Whitewashing FDR’s Abandonment of the Jews

President Franklin D. Roosevelt is widely remembered as a strong leader who boldly led America out of the Great Depression and to the brink of victory in World War II. Yet when it comes to the Holocaust, some defenders of FDR’s record would like us to believe he was not responsible for keeping Jewish refugees out […]

Two decades of whitewashing Israel’s killing of 13 young Palestinians

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The beautiful game: a history of whitewashing international crimes 

In the summer of 1978, at the height of Argentina’s brutal right-wing dictatorship, the 11th FIFA World Cup took place amidst an outcry over granting legitimacy to a state that is now known to have been responsible for the disappearances of around 30,000 people.  With the world watching aghast at the atrocities taking place in the […]

If You’re Whitewashing Autism, You’re Part of the Problem

Next Story Editorial by World Mercury Project Guest Contributor Ashlyn Washington WORLD MERCURY PROJECT NOTE: April, Autism Awareness Month, came and went with less fanfare than in recent years. Usually, the new autism numbers come out at the beginning of the month, journalists get their marching orders of what to cover, sprinkle it throughout our news cycles all month, and life goes on. The WMP […]

‘Whitewashing’ Genocide in Myanmar

Although the genocide of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar has gathered greater media attention in recent months, there is no indication that the international community is prepared to act in any meaningful way, thus leaving hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded in border camps between Myanmar and Bangladesh. While top United Nations officials are […]

UK university accused of ‘whitewashing’ Israel apartheid

Student activists in UK have accused prominent London university of legitimising Israeli occupation of Palestine by inviting former member of Israeli army, Hen Mazzig, to speak on its campus. University College London (UCL) has been criticised for directly inviting the former Israeli soldier who now plies his trade for the country’s propaganda arm as a […]

UK university accused of ‘whitewashing’ Israel apartheid

A Personal Reply to the Fact-Challenged Smears of Terrorist-Whitewashing Channel 4, Snopes and La Presse

A Personal Reply to the Fact-Challenged Smears of Terrorist_Whitewashing Channel4, Snopes and La Presse How about the “fact checkers” and apologists look into why the White Helmets recycled an image claiming to show a victim of “Russian airstrikes” after having previously used the same image before Russia even began bombing ISIS in Syria. -Eva Bartlett republished at: The Indicter In […]

Whitewashing: The Media’s Two Narratives On Terrorism

Whitewashing: The Media’s Two Narratives On Terrorism Above photo: Immigration rally. By Paul Sableman on wikimedia. Within hours after Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi immigrant, allegedly detonated a pipe bomb in New York City on December 11, severely injuring himself and wounding four others, a most comprehensive official and media narrative emerged. The formulation of the narrative concerning […]

9/11 – israeli whitewashing for 16 years

On September 9, 2017, Joshua Kaplan posted another 9/11 cover-up crap at The Gateway Pundit (TGP), founded by Zionist Jew Jim Hoft, in 2004. “Fresh evidence submitted in a major 9/11 lawsuit moving forward against the Saudi Arabian government reveals its embassy in Washington may have funded a “dry run” for the hijackings carried out by […]

Finsbury Park: On Whitewashing The ‘White Crusade’

A member of the English Defence League far right group has his tattoo displayed during a protest outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Oct. 27, 2012. (AP/Matt Dunham) London was struck by another terrorist attack on Monday morning. A white supremacist murdered a man and injured at least eight other people, ramming a van […]

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