Consortium News stands outside the extreme partisan thinking that now dominates American politics.
Consortium News is completely funded by its readers. It has no relationship with corporations, intelligence agencies, political parties, the Pentagon, nor major think tanks and universities that make up the bi-partisan Establishment that rules the United States. Consortium News stands outside the extreme partisan thinking that now dominates American politics.
Therefore no label applies to Consortium News. We are neither liberal nor conservative, Republican nor Democrat, progressive nor libertarian. That confuses some who need to pigeonhole people and publications.
We stand outside all that, as a critic of the bi-partisan Establishment that is being challenged by a population increasingly fed up with its subjugation. As the old order declines, beset by perpetual war abroad, inequality and mass surveillance at home and a corporate media manufacturing consent for it, Consortium News joins those who look to the birth of new possibilities, and therefore seeks no attachment to the failing regime.
CN neither needs nor seeks Establishment approval or validation, a desire…