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Corbett Report: Patrick Henningsen on NGOs and Human Rights Industrial Complex

21st Century Wire says…

Last month we published an extensive study on the role of western NGOs and ‘human rights’ charities in the furtherance of US-NATO foreign policy objectives.

The following interview conducted by James Corbett expands on some of the issues raided in our report and also looks at the psychology behind the expensive PR campaigns we are seeing today, which are designed to nudge public perception and opinion on western ‘humanitarian’ military interventions and covert wars…

Corbett Report: Patrick Henningsen of 21st Century Wire joins us today to discuss his recent article on Smart Power & The Human Rights Industrial Complex.” Topics discussed include the NGO/State Dept/Pentagon/NATO nexus, the use of human rights as a perception management tool to demonise NATO enemies, and the complicity of the media in reporting these stories uncritically.


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