Buy Hidden Agendas by John Pilger (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. HIDDEN AGENDAS JOHN PILGER ‘A moral interpretation of world affairs in a cynical age’ Independent n his powerful new book, journalist and film maker John . John Pilger on his own book: ​ Hidden Agendas sets out to explain the nature of a rapacious power that never speaks its true name – that.

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He writes well, his style is clear and lucid, and you never feel that he is harping on about a pet hate. But I’m also surprised anyone should divide facts into left- or right- wing facts – as many reviewers would have it.

pilgger Pilger stays faithful to the ‘what’s of journalism, carefully backing up the statements he made. Those who care about the poor. Since I have read may more such books Therefore it’s a bit old and I’m so sorry I didn’t read it years ago or that there isn’t an update. Open Preview See a Problem?

Hidden Agendas

This book is great and should be used in the struggle against injustice all over the world. How many of these companies How do we know who will struggle?


Dec 19, Arnold rated it it was amazing Shelves: Well ayendas a read, a series of essays on how the western media manipulate the news. Books by John Pilger.

Hidden Agendas is probably one of the hldden uncomfortable reads I’ve come across recently. As a lesson in what the working class are capable of, this chapter alone makes the book worth reading.

The 12th Dublin Anarchist Bookfair took place on the 15th September at the Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Oct 29, Velvetink marked it as to-read Shelves: Published April 30th by New Press first published Except that Pilger’s world is the real one – it’s a world where, for example, the price of one British Aerospace Hawk is roughly the amount needed to provide 1. Consider the accompanying image: I couldn’t read this on the Tube because of the rage it made me feel. After the anti-capitalist blocs – fighting their For a fourteen year old ‘current affairs’ book the subject matter remains surprisingly relevant.

Hidden Agendas by John Pilger

Articles on Feminism Towards Womens Freedom. Lists with This Book. Among the ‘Unpeople’ of the world exposed by Pilger in this book are theIraqi children who have died since the Gulf War as a result of the economic sanctions imposed by the Western economic powers, the further half a million children who, according to UNICEF, die beneath the burden of unrepayable debt owed by their governments to the West.


Daniel rated it really liked it Jan 25, A thick book to finish reasonably fast, even if it’s quite depressing SpaceBear rated it liked it Jan 16, Pilger may be the journalist-equivalent of Muhammad Ali or Mike Tyson – where he hits, he hits hard. Quotes from Hidden Agendas.

However, reading the book, the ‘why’ is often left unanswered. To expect otherwise is like expecting the food companies to put into sn This is such a transparently HONEST book that I personally am surprised John Pilger ihdden still out and about and has not met with some unfortunate accident in a distant land.

Sep 21, Steven rated it it was amazing Shelves: Basically this amounts to the British government advancing hundreds of millions of pounds annually to governments on the understanding that this money will be used sgendas buy arms from British companies.