Ian Greenhalgh is a photographer and historian with a particular interest in military history and the real causes of conflicts.

His studies in history and background in the media industry have given him a keen insight into the use of mass media as a creator of conflict in the modern world.

His favored areas of study include state sponsored terrorism, media manufactured reality and the role of intelligence services in manipulation of populations and the perception of events.

Ukraine: May update, fighting around Yasynuvata

Ukraine: May update, fighting around Yasynuvata

The fighting in Ukraine, despite the Minsk agreements, has never ended. Heavy weapons may have been withdrawn and the major engagements may have stopped, but at many points along the front lines there is continual low intensity fighting. For the last month of so, one of the hottest spots has been around the town of […]

Falklands’ Rockhopper announces double contingent oil reserves: over 300m barrels

Falklands’ Rockhopper announces double contingent oil reserves: over 300m barrels

There have been many reasons put forward over the years for why the Falklands War of 1982 happened, both official and conspiratorial. It has always seemed rather dubious that Britain would launch a major amphibious task force halfway across the globe at a time of economic woe and deep defence cuts in order to save […]

U.S. Congress endorses allocation of $150 mln for Ukraine security

U.S. Congress endorses allocation of $150 mln for Ukraine security

The US has almost no welfare system; the schools and other public services are struggling to make ends meet and millions are unemployed. However, the govt has no problem spending hundred of millions on misguided meddling in foreign affairs. Clearly the US govt is putting BS ‘security’ concerns ahead of the needs of it’s own […]

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