The propaganda battle for our hearts and minds has become increasingly sophisticated. Nowhere has this been demonstrated more clearly than over the war in Syria.
Media that support regime change have peddled falsehoods as facts which have bounced politicians into taking aggressive military action.
So how do we break a vicious cycle that allows the media to facilitate the wanton acts of the military industrial complex?
Host Ross Ashcroft is joined by the former British Ambassador to Syria, Peter Ford and founder of Media on Trial, Sheila Coombes.
We met up with the broadcaster and film maker, Max Keiser, to discuss whether the American Empire is repeating history within the context of a global economy arguably at the point of collapse.
What is the British taxpayer not being told about the ongoing war in Syria?
We discuss the recent OPCW report to understand the true nature of power and the real meaning of contemporary events.