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Secret Manoeuvres in the DarkSecret Manoeuvres in the Dark

Secret Manoeuvres in the Dark: Corporate and Police Spying on ActivistsSecret Manoeuvres in the Dark documents how corporations are halting legitimate action and investigation by activists. Using exclusive access to previously confidential sources, Eveline Lubbers shows how companies such as Nestlé, Shell and McDonalds use covert methods to evade accountability. She argues that corporate intelligence gathering has shifted from being reactive to pro-active, with important implications for democracy itself.

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The Cold War on British MuslimsThe Cold War on British Muslims

An Examination of Policy Exchange and the Centre for Social Cohesion This report attempts to understand the current climate of fear being whipped-up against Muslims in Britain by examining two right-wing think-tanks: the Centre for Social Cohesion (CSC) and Policy Exchange. The report maintains that the arguments advanced by these thinktanks represent a reversion to the failed counter-subversion strategies of the past.

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Spinning The Wheels Spinning The Wheels

The booklet provides a snapshot of an industry that prefers to stay out of the limelight. It documents the tactics used by leading PR and public affairs companies on issues such as nuclear power, science, food and local government. It then takes you on a tour of leading PR companies, think tanks and corporate funded science organizations in the UK.

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A Century of Spin A Century of Spin

Uncovering the secret history of the PR industry. This book charts the relentless rise of the public relations industry and how it has transformed our society. Revealing the roots of the PR movement in the years leading up to the First World War, it shows how it became a key tool in the struggle to subordinate democracy to corporate rule. It is the first book to offer a history of the emergence of corporate propaganda on both sides of the Atlantic during the 20th century.

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Thinker, Faker, Spinner, SpyThinker, Faker, Spinner, Spy

Exposes the scandalous world of corporate spin. Bringing together leading activists and writers from the US and beyond, this book unmasks the covert and undemocratic world of corporate spin. Wherever big business is threatened, spin doctors, lobbyists, think tanks and front groups are on hand to push the corporate interest, often at the public's expense.

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A Game As Old As EmpireA Game As Old As Empire

The Secret World of Economic Hit Men and the Web of Global Corruption. In 2004, John Perkins "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man" created waves, spoke the unspeakable and became a "New York Times" bestseller. In it Perkins came clean about how he’d helped US intelligence agencies and multinationals exploit the economies of Third World nations. "A Game As Old As Empire"—for which he wrote the introduction—is the follow-up, and this time a wide variety of in-the-know authors corroborate and expand upon Perkins’ story. And it’s frightening stuff.

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Viewing the SouthViewing the South

This book examines how television covers the majority world. There is a paradox evident in TV programming in that during the current period of rapidly increasing global connections, this medium is providing less and less world cover. The study examines the factors underlying the paradox while sketching out a framework for understanding the changing relationship between globalization, television, and public understanding of the developing world.

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The Origins & Organisation of British Propaganda in Ireland 1920The Origins & Organisation of British Propaganda in Ireland 1920

In this 100-page book packed with detail, Murphy contrasts the widely differing Irish and British approach to information provision.

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 The Next Gulf - London, Washington and Oil Conflict in Nigeria The Next Gulf - London, Washington and Oil Conflict in Nigeria

As America and Europe diversify oil and gas supplies away from the volatile Persian Gulf, West Africa’s Gulf of Guinea is set to become its counterweight: “The Next Gulf”.

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Arguments Against G8 Arguments Against G8

What is the G8? Every year world leaders convene for their annual summit, accompanied by thousands of protestors and anti-globalization activists.

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Tell Me LiesTell Me Lies

Tell me Lies reveals the systematic propaganda used by both the US and UK governments to convince us of the 'threat' from Iraq.

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Don't Worry, It's Safe to EatDon't Worry, It's Safe to Eat

"Don’t worry – it’s safe to eat" is a familiar phrase said by politicians and scientists to placate consumers, first on BSE and now on genetically modified (GM) food.

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Battling Big BusinessBattling Big Business

After big business suffered several spectacular media defeats, from the Mclibel suit where McDonalds won the suit but lost the war, to Monsanto’s underestimation of resistance to genetically modified organisms, corporations are fighting back.

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Open Scotland? Lobbyists, Journalists and Spin DoctorsOpen Scotland? Lobbyists, Journalists and Spin Doctors

Scottish devolution brought high hopes for an open political culture. But how far have these been fulfilled? Open Scotland? argues that in the field of political communication the old, established ways of the British state still remain firmly in place.

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The Circuit Of Mass CommunicationThe Circuit Of Mass Communication

This work examines the process of interaction between the media and the social world.

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War And WordsWar And Words

This book brings together the best commentaries on media coverage of the Irish conflict over the last twenty-five years.

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Green BacklashGreen Backlash

This text presents a controversial expose of the rise of the anti-environmental movement in the USA and its rapid spread worldwide.

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