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Kim Iversen: On leaving The Hill and defying corporate media censorship
Kim Iversen joins The Grayzone to discuss her departure from The Hill's Rising and how she managed to disrupt establishment narratives on war and the pandemic on a corporate network. Aaron Mate will also join to discuss the Ukraine lobby's meltdown over critical reporting and the killing of AQ leader Ayman al-Zawahiri. The video is available on Rokfin and YouTube. Kim Iversen: https://www.kimiversen.com/ https://mobile.twitter.com/kimiversenshow https://www.youtube.com/c/KimIversen Aaron Maté: Pushback with Aaron Maté (video) Pushback with Aaron Maté (audio podcast) https://twitter.com/aaronjmate Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone
02:49:18
August 10, 2022
Max Blumenthal and Aaron Maté slam corporate media disinfo at Collision Toronto
At the Collision tech conference in Toronto on 6/21/22, before a hostile audience filled with members of the corporate press, The Grayzone's Max Blumenthal and Aaron Mate explain how the mainstream media is the most prolific source of disinformation on the planet, working closely with the national security state to cultivate public support for war while deflecting scrutiny from the oligarchy that controls it. The video is on YouTube. Aaron Maté: Pushback with Aaron Maté (video) Pushback with Aaron Maté (audio podcast) https://twitter.com/aaronjmate Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone
18:33
July 17, 2022
Alina Lipp: Germany criminalizes journalism
Independent Donetsk-based journalist Alina Lipp of Germany speaks to Max Blumenthal about being prosecuted by the German state for violating new speech codes through her reporting in the breakaway Donetsk Republic. As the only German reporter on the ground in Donetsk, Lipp has exposed Ukrainian forces shelling civilians, attacking a maternity ward, mining harbors, and bombing a granary filled with corn for export. She faces three years in prison if she returns to her home country. The video is on YouTube. Alina Lipp: https://t.me/neuesausrussland Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone
39:60
July 14, 2022
Christopher Mott: The Woke Imperium
The Woke Imperium: the confluence between neoconservatism and social justice Christopher Mott of the Institute for Peace and Diplomacy joins Max Blumenthal to discuss his provocative white paper on the Woke Imperium. According to Mott, "The rise of a ‘woke’ activist-driven, social justice-oriented politics—particularly among the members of academia, media, and the professional managerial class—has provided the latest ideological justification for interventionism, and it has become readily adopted by the U.S. foreign policy establishment." Read his paper here: Woke Imperium: The Coming Confluence Between Social Justice and Neoconservatism The video is on Rokfin and YouTube. Christopher Mott: https://peacediplomacy.org/christopher-mott/ https://twitter.com/chrisdmott Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone
02:17:20
July 12, 2022
Michael Tracey: NATO escalates and edges toward world war
Max Blumenthal and Aaron Maté interview Michael Tracey live from Madrid, where NATO meets to plan a major escalation in the Ukraine proxy war and admit Sweden and Finland as members. The video is on Rokfin and YouTube.  Michael Tracey: https://mtracey.substack.com/ https://twitter.com/mtracey Aaron Maté: Pushback with Aaron Maté (video) Pushback with Aaron Maté (audio podcast) https://twitter.com/aaronjmate Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone
02:06:19
July 05, 2022
Piers Robinson and David Miller: 'Rogue academics' targeted by UK intel-media campaign speak out
The video is on Rokfin.  Piers Robinson: https://twitter.com/PiersRobinson1 https://piersrobinson.wordpress.com Propaganda in Focus https://propagandainfocus.com/ Dr. Piers Robinson is a political scientist and currently a co-director of the Organization for Propaganda Studies, editor of Propaganda in Focus, member of PANDA, conveyor of the Working Group on Syria, Propaganda and Media, an associated researcher with the Working Group on Propaganda and the 9/11 Global ‘War on Terror’. He has served on the boards of several academic journals. David Miller: https://twitter.com/tracking_power David Miller is a broadcaster, writer, investigative researcher. producer of Palestine Declassified @PDeclassified; Director of Spinwatch https://spinwatch.org/ @Spinwatch; and was unjustly sacked by @BristolUni at behest of the Zionist movement. Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone
01:40:53
July 01, 2022
Masongate: Exposing Paul Mason's spook plot to destroy The Grayzone
This content has been censored by YouTube and is now only available on Rokfin. In this livestream, Max Blumenthal and Aaron Maté discuss The Grayzone's report exposing UK journalist Paul Mason's collusion with a shady intelligence contractor to enlist the UK state in a plot to destroy this outlet and neutralize the British grassroots left. Read more:  https://thegrayzone.com/2022/06/07/paul-masons-covert-intelligence-grayzone/ https://thegrayzone.com/2022/06/13/paul-masons-collusion-british-intelligence-agent/ ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Aaron Maté: Pushback with Aaron Maté (video) Pushback with Aaron Maté (audio podcast) https://twitter.com/aaronjmate
02:29:32
June 17, 2022
Jeremy Loffredo: Davos Gone Wild
The video is on Rokfin. Davos Gone Wild: Live at the World Economic Forum 2022 ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Jeremy Loffredo: https://twitter.com/loffredojeremy
02:06:25
June 10, 2022
Jeremy Nell: Challenging the Establishment
Originally broadcast on Jeremy Nell's Jerm Warfare Podcast ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Jeremy Nell: https://jermwarfare.com/
01:01:30
June 03, 2022
Texas Bentley and Fergie Chambers: Reporting from the Donbas' frontlines
The video is on Youtube. Russell "Texas" Bentley returns to The Grayzone alongside fellow US socialist Fergie Chambers to detail their experiences documenting the Russian-Ukrainian war in the Donbas region. Chambers will discuss his recent visit to a dungeon of the Ukrainian state-backed Aidar Battalion, and his interviews with Donetsk-based communists, while Texas will describe being on the front lines with the Donetsk People's Republic militia. ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal
02:19:50
May 27, 2022
Jenin Younes: Challenging the Big Tech-Biden Censorship Complex
The video is on Rokfin. ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Jenin Younes: Litigation Counsel for the New Civil Liberties Alliance https://nclalegal.org/jenin-younes/ https://twitter.com/Leftylockdowns1 https://brownstone.org/author/younes-jenin/
01:09:03
May 20, 2022
Garland Nixon: Democracy Dies in Dumbness
The video is on Rokfin. ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Garland Nixon: https://twitter.com/GarlandNixon https://rokfin.com/garlandnixon http://t.me/garlandnixon https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkt_q2060zoY6u7_3OwdIWA
01:49:27
May 09, 2022
Christian Parenti: Autopsy of the Lockdown Left
The video is on Rokfin. How the organized Left got Covid wrong, learned to love lockdowns and lost its mind: an autopsy https://thegrayzone.com/2022/03/31/left-covid-lockdowns-mind-autopsy/ ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Christian Parenti: https://www.jjay.cuny.edu/faculty/christian-parenti https://www.amazon.com/Christian-Parenti/e/B001HD1LJS
01:55:51
May 09, 2022
Scott Ritter: The Battle for Ukraine
The battle for Ukraine, with ex-UN weapons inspector Scott Ritter The Grayzone's Max Blumenthal and Aaron Mate talk live with ex-UN weapons inspector and military expert Scott Ritter about the Russia-Ukraine war. Ritter provides a detailed analysis of the battlefield that stands in stark contrast to the rose-colored perspective of most Western analysts, and offers his perspective on the political follies that drove the conflict. The video is on Rokfin and YouTube. ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Scott Ritter: https://www.rt.com/op-ed/authors/scott-ritter/ https://www.amazon.com/Scott-Ritter/
02:43:17
May 09, 2022
Alfred de Zayas: Washington's rules-based disorder
Max Blumenthal speaks live with Alfred de Zayas, former United Nations Independent Expert on the Promotion of a Democratic and professor at Geneva University school of diplomacy. De Zayas addresses international law in the context of Russia's recognition of Donetsk and Lugansk as independent republics, and its military incursion in Ukraine. He also offers his unvarnished views on NATO, the EU, and the role of the human rights industry in bolstering US power. De Zayas' most recent book is Building a Just World Order. The video is on Rokfin and YouTube. ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Alfred de Zayas https://twitter.com/Alfreddezayas https://dezayasalfred.wordpress.com
02:30:16
March 01, 2022
Cory Morningstar: Trampling dissent in Ottawa
Cory Morningstar joins me to discuss her reporting from Ottawa, where Trudeau has imposed emergency law to crush a trucker’s strike and its supporters, branding them all a national security threat.  The video is on Rokfin. ||| The Grayzone ||| Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Cory Morningstar https://twitter.com/elleprovocateur https://www.theartofannihilation.com
01:36:13
March 01, 2022
Russell "Texas" Bentley: Russia recognizes Donbas
Russell "Texas" Bentley is based in Donetsk and has been in Donbass since December 2014 as a soldier in the Novorussian Army in Vostok and XAH Battalions. He will detail the situation on the ground as Russia recognizes the breakaway republics and sends peacekeeping troops to end the grinding conflict with Ukraine.   Link to the YouTube livestream of this conversation. ||| The Grayzone |||   Find more reporting at https://thegrayzone.com  Support our original journalism at Patreon: https://patreon.com/grayzone  Facebook: https://facebook.com/thegrayzone Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegrayzonenews Instagram: https://instagram.com/thegrayzonenews Minds: https://minds.com/thegrayzone Mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@thegrayzone Max Blumenthal: https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal https://rokfin.com/MaxBlumenthal Russell "Texas" Bentley http://www.russelltexasbentley.com https://www.youtube.com/RussellBentleyTexac https://vk.com/donbasstexac
01:30:41
February 23, 2022
Leila Mechoui: "Unacceptable Opinions" in Ottawa, Truckers vs. Mandates
Leila Mechoui describes her firsthand experiences at the Ottawa #TruckersForFreedom2020 protest, the blatant lies of the mainstream media and the apparent confusion on the "left" over what class solidarity actually means. Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/14121/Unacceptable-opinions-in-Ottawa-truckers-vs-mandates-wLeila-Mechoui Leila Mechoui: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/red-star-radio https://www.patreon.com/red_star_radio https://twitter.com/Red_Star_Radio https://twitter.com/leilamechoui Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:59:38
February 08, 2022
Laura Dodsworth: UK's State of Fear
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/13180/Foreign-Agents-18--UKs-state-of-fear-wLaura-Dodsworth Laura Dodsworth: https://www.lauradodsworth.com/ Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:25:46
January 17, 2022
Caleb Maupin: BreadTube and the Synthetic Left
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/12494/Foreign-Agents-17--Caleb-Maupin-on-BreadTube-and-the-Synthetic-Left Caleb Maupin: https://twitter.com/calebmaupin Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
02:31:47
December 29, 2021
Jay Bhattacharya & Martin Kulldorf: The War on Scientific Dissent
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/12315/Foreign-Agents-16--The-War-on-Scientific-Dissent-wJay-Bhattacharya--Martin-Kulldorf The Great Barrington Declaration:  https://gbdeclaration.org/ Jay Bhattacharya:  https://healthpolicy.fsi.stanford.edu/people/jay_bhattacharya https://twitter.com/DrJBhattacharya Martin Kulldorf: https://www.dfhcc.harvard.edu/insider/member-detail/member/martin-kulldorff-phd/ https://twitter.com/MartinKulldorff Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:31:42
December 23, 2021
CJ Hopkins: Germany's Dark Winter
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/11584/Foreign-Agents-15--Germanys-dark-winter-wCJ-Hopkins CJ Hopkins: https://consentfactory.org/ https://cjhopkins.com/ https://substack.com/profile/4718854-cj-hopkins Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:51:41
December 05, 2021
Niko House and Nate Wallace: American Meltdown
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/11093/Foreign-Agents-14-American-Meltdown-wNiko-House--Nathaniel-Wallace Niko House: https://twitter.com/realnikohouse https://twitter.com/mcscnetwork Nate Wallace: https://twitter.com/Nate6Wallace https://twitter.com/redspinsports https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/redspin-sports Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:48:38
November 19, 2021
Alexander McKay: The Bad Old Normal
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/10898/Foreign-Agents-13-The-Bad-Old-Normal-wAlexander-McKay Alexander McKay:  https://twitter.com/ARmckay82 Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
02:29:23
November 13, 2021
Toby Green: The Cost of Global Lockdowns
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/10545/Foreign-Agents-12--The-Cost-of-Global-Lockdowns-wToby-Green Toby Green: The Covid Consensus - The New Politics of Global Inequality https://www.hurstpublishers.com/book/the-covid-consensus/ https://www.kcl.ac.uk/people/toby-green https://twitter.com/toby00green Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:43:09
November 02, 2021
Fabio Vighi: Capital, Control and the Political Economy of Covid
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/10005/Foreign-Agents-11--Capital-Control-and-the-Political-Economy-of-Covid Fabio Vighi: https://thephilosophicalsalon.com/author/fabiovighi/ https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/people/view/161488-vighi-fabio Critical Theory and the Crisis of Contemporary Capitalism https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/critical-theory-and-the-crisis-of-contemporary-capitalism-9781441169631/ Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:48:06
October 15, 2021
Mattias Desmet: Covid and Mass Hypnosis
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/9705/Foreign-Agents-10--Covid-and-Mass-Hypnosis-wDr-Mattias-Desmet Mattias Desmet: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mattias-Desmet-2 Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:05:40
October 06, 2021
Nate Wallace: "Justice for J6," Pandemic Public Education and more
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/9203/Foreign-Agents-8-Redspin-Sports-Nate-Wallace-on-Justice-for-J6-pandemic-public-ed--more Nate Wallace: https://twitter.com/Nate6Wallace https://twitter.com/redspinsports https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/redspin-sports Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:30:47
September 18, 2021
CJ Hopkins: The New Normals and GloboCap Ideology
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/8808/Foreign-Agents-6--CJ-Hopkins-on-the-New-Normals-and-GloboCap-ideology CJ Hopkins: https://consentfactory.org/ https://cjhopkins.com/ https://substack.com/profile/4718854-cj-hopkins Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:41:32
September 09, 2021
Scott Horton: Afghanistan's Endless War
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/8355/Foreign-Agents-4-Afghanistans-endless-war-with-Scott-Horton Scott Horton:  https://scotthorton.org/ https://www.antiwar.com/blog/author/scott-horton/ https://twitter.com/scotthortonshow Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:57:15
August 19, 2021
Marcie Smith Parenti: Regime Change Guru Gene Sharp & CDC/FDA Vaccine Misogyny
Rokfin stream: https://rokfin.com/stream/8188/Foreign-Agents-3--meet-regime-change-guru-Gene-Sharp-and-CDCFDA-vaccine-misogyny Marcie Smith Parenti : https://thegrayzone.com/author/marcie-smith-parenti/ Max Blumenthal: https://thegrayzone.com/ https://twitter.com/MaxBlumenthal
01:42:46
August 13, 2021