Author Details
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.
Featured Life

Deconstructing Religion: Is Faith Delusion?

by Professor Andrew Sims Introduction by the Senior Editor This is a balanced and reasonable analysis that won’t offend many if not most religious people.  However, it will define, by medical standards, many “believers,” within the Christian evangelical or Zionist community as exhibiting symptomatology concurrent with schizophrenia. The piece is also a good look at More..

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‘I Can Do It If I Want’: Trump Threatens to Declare National Emergency to Build Border Wall

_________ Common Dreams ‘I Can Do It If I Want’: Trump Threatens to Declare National Emergency to Build Border Wall Speaking outside of the White House on Friday as the government shutdown continued with no funding agreement in sight, President Donald Trump threatened to declare a national emergency to build his “border wall” if he More..

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‘Tired of the abuse’: the illegal immigrant who makes Donald Trump’s bed

_________ Irish Times ‘Tired of the abuse’: the illegal immigrant who makes Donald Trump’s bed During more than five years as a housekeeper at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, Victorina Morales has made Donald Trump’s bed, cleaned his toilet and dusted his crystal golf trophies. When he visited as president, she More..

Featured Investigations

The Catholic Church’s grim history of ignoring priestly pedophilia – and silencing would-be whistleblowers

[Editor’s note: There can be few around the English speaking world who have not heard about the grotesque crimes against young mothers, babies and young children carried out on a widespread scale across Ireland, how the Catholic clergy of that country have been engaging in the worst forms of pederastic physical, mental and sexual abuse More..

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Republicans After Briefing With CIA Chief: Yeah, Saudi Crown Prince Definitely Had Jamal Khashoggi Killed

__________ Common Dreams Republicans After Briefing With CIA Chief: Yeah, Saudi Crown Prince Definitely Had Jamal Khashoggi Killed “The Lobby,” the four-part Al-Jazeera documentary that was blocked under heavy Israeli pressure shortly before its release, has been leaked online by the Chicago-based website Electronic Intifada, the French website Orient XXI and the Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar. The series More..

Featured Investigations

Did Jesus Exist?

This article written by former Interim President of American Atheists and current member of the Board of Directors Frank Zindler and is reprinted from the Summer 1998 edition of American Atheist magazine. I have taken it for granted that Jesus of Nazareth existed. Some writers feel a need to justify this assumption at length against people who More..

Featured WarZone

Terrorists Continue Planning for False-Flag Chemical Attack in Syria’s Idlib

__________ FARS Terrorists Continue Planning for False-Flag Chemical Attack in Syria’s Idlib The Arabic-language website of Sputnik quoted well-informed sources as disclosing that Tahrir al-Sham has transferred a new consignment of poisonous materials from the town of al-Dana in Northern Idlib to an unknown destination in the province. It further said that Tahrir al-Sham terrorists More..

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Leaked 2009 Cable Labels Saudi Arabia “Most Significant Source Of Funding To Terrorist Groups Worldwide” – Exposes Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, And Pakistan

__________ Activist Post Leaked 2009 Cable Labels Saudi Arabia “Most Significant Source Of Funding To Terrorist Groups Worldwide” – Exposes Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, And Pakistan While the Saudi military continues to besiege Yemen and create the worst humanitarian crisis on the planet today, the United States also continues to arm and abet KSA in their More..