German media abuse Paris murders for militarist propaganda

Reposted from Dear Kitty. Some blog. Right-wing media and politicians exploit the tragedy in Paris to push their right-wing agenda.

More: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-paris-attacks-will-strengthen-right-wing-european-groups-2015-11-15

https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2015/11/17/germ-n17.html

Similar events are going on in the U.S.:

http://news.yahoo.com/bush-using-paris-attacks-pitch-broad-military-buildup-115405075–election.html

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This video is called German Militarism 1871-1914.

By Johannes Stern in Germany:

German media brays for war and dictatorship after Paris attacks

17 November 2015

Anyone reading the editorials in Germany’s two major Sunday newspapers would find it difficult to avoid the conclusion that the horrific terrorist attacks in Paris were welcomed by the German elites as an opportunity to push their right-wing agenda.

In articles bearing headlines such as “Into World War,” “This is no longer terrorism, it is war” and “We cannot be subjugated, we have to fight,” Berthold Kohler in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung and Stefan Aust and Mathias Döpfner in Die Welt am Sonntag called for war and dictatorship with an aggressiveness previously seen only from extreme right-wing circles.

Kohler, Aust and Döpfner are not fringe figures. They belong to the so-called “Alpha journalists” who have the deepest connections in government and security…

View original post 1,269 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s