Hollywood, video games, even music, are used to propagate a doctrine that favours US domination.

Propaganda is something we in the West often associate with Nazi Germany and the likes of Joseph Goebbels or even that of the Soviet Union — often incorrectly equating the USSR to the Nazi regime in the process. But, what if I were to tell you we currently live in…

From corporate owners to self-censorship, the press does not operate freely but rather propagates the interests of the ruling class

Terms such as “post-truth” have been thrown around recently as have other phrases like “fake news” which give the impression that these issues are a recent phenomenon. This could not be further from the truth. …

How the UK forced out Chagossians, took over, and leased their prize to the US

WWhile decolonisation was occurring in the post-WW2 world this zeitgeist did not apply to the Chagossians who in 1968 saw their homes and land occupied by the British, at the request of the US, and the forming of a new territory (which is doublespeak for colony) with the islanders, forcibly…

How Marx predicted that alienation and depression would be rampant under capitalism

DDepression within our society is widespread, in the United States for example, “diagnoses of major depression have risen dramatically by 33 percent since 2013”. Throughout the globe, the level of depression has also seen a rise of 18.4% between 2005 and 2015, with the pandemic evidently making things much worse.

If the U.S. were another country the military would have invaded by now

The United States, as we all know, has had quite a tumultuous couple of years. But it does not appear to be getting any better, in many ways, it is actually getting worse.

Joe Biden is President and Liberals are over the moon, yet the material conditions for the majority…

A glimpse of Australia’s genocide against the region’s indigenous population.

The story of the Stolen Generation is one of hardship, trauma, forced displacement, ethnic and cultural cleansing. And has left generations of Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders cut off from their history and culture.

TThe Stolen Generation describes a period between 1905 to 1970 where Australian Aboriginals and Torres…

The U.S. is the largest state sponsor of terrorism

The United States has engaged in various conflicts portraying the “enemy” to be savage, brutish, and not caring for humanity. While depicting themselves as the defenders of freedom, liberty, and all that is good in the world. …

The Black Belt Republic and the Soviet Unions’ plan for racial egalitarianism in the U.S.

TThe battle between Communism and Capitalism led to many crazy endeavours, be it Reagan’s “Star Wars Program” — that aimed to use lasers shot from outer space as a missile defence system — or the psychochemical warfare overlapping with mind-control research, giving rise to projects like MK Ultra. …

Tarik Ata

History with Politics graduate, currently doing an MA in Global History. Freelance Writer. I have a wide array of interests far too many for this bio.

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