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Having learned long ago that the (legacy) mainstream "news" media cannot be trusted, i turned to the web and the alternative news realm to find out what's really going on in the world. Over the course of a dozen years or more, i have evaluated and curated many alternative news sources which i found to be generally reputable.

Though i believe the following list is comprised of generally trustworthy sources, keep in mind that all of them get things wrong on occasion, sometimes very wrong. For example many organizations have contributing writers and journalists and while the majority of them may be produce creditable work, others sometimes produce complete garbage. Ultimately it is up to you to research what you read and decide for yourself what is accurate.

Regarding YouTube, i would highly suggest subscribing to the authors feed(s) on alternative video platforms if any are available. Because of the ongoing censorship, purging, de-ranking and de-listing at sites like YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc., more and more people are migrating to platforms which are more respective of free speech including as BitChute, Rumble, Odysee, Gab TV, Brighteon, DTube and others where their work is less likely to be censored. Even if they have a YouTube channel, they may not post all of their content there due to the risk of having their channel deleted and their account terminated.

The systemic problem of censorship also applies to all mainstream social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and others. For alternatives to the 'Big Tech' platforms, see: Social media - Tracking, profiling, censorship and privacy respecting alternatives.

news and information

21st Century Wire

21st Century Wire is a "North American and Europe-based, grass-roots, independent hyper-blog offering bold commentary, news, views, analysis, as well as thought-provoking curated content from around the web."

After Skool

After Skool produces entertaining and informative videos covering a wide variety of topics. Their tagline is "Don't let school get in the way of your education.".

Amazing Polly

Amazing Polly is a website run by Polly St. George, an excellent, in-depth researcher who covers a variety of subjects on a timely basis. In addition to her website, Polly posts the results of her work in video format.

ANC Report

Anti-Neocon Report is run by Ryan Dawson who holds a vast amount of knowledge on wide array of historical and geopolitical topics, as well as current events, particularly with regard to Israel, Zionism and the plight of the Palestinians. Ryan is an excellent researcher, activist, commentator and producer of many hard-hitting documentary videos.

Anti-Media

Anti-Media offers a fresh insight to all things political, as well as many other interesting topics.

Antiwar.com

Antiwar.com publishes a great deal of information which is critical of U.S. foreign policy.

Asia Pacific Today

Asia Pacific Today "does not follow the narrative. We simply focus on the truth in Politics, Government, Covid, Climate Change, Mainstream Media and the demise of Free Speech and Liberty through out the US and the Asia Pacific region.".

Ben Swann - Truth in Media, Isegoria

Ben Swann is a long-time investigative journalist and former producer of 'Reality Check' on FOX 19. Ben is well known for his Reality Check segment on 'Pizzagate' which involves child sex trafficking among the worlds "elite". The only problem with Ben is that there aren't 10,000 more of him.

BestEvidence

BestEvidence by John Titus "seeks to chronicle major financial forces and legal changes behind America's last days as a sovereign republic, as the rule of law is destroyed and the American people are disenfranchised and looted in broad daylight."

Felix Rex/Black Pigeon Speaks

Felix Rex (a.k.a. Black Pigeon Speaks) offers interesting, intelligent and original insights and interviews regarding current events.

Blackstone Intelligence Network

Blackstone Intelligence Network, run by Jake Morphonios, is another exceptional source of news and commentary regarding Israel, Zionism, the middle east, financial crimes, human trafficking, recent events and more. Jake has worked for the Ron Paul campaign, as well as campaigns for other candidates, and apparently has a substantial network of insider sources.

Bombard's Body Language

Bombard's Body Language is quite an interesting resource run by Mandy Bombard, a woman who seems to be very talented at reading body language, though it is not clear if she's had any formal training. Mandy typically analyzes people in the political sphere but covers others as well.

Collective Evolution

Collective Evolution is not always a great source for political or historical topics, however they publish many uplifting stories from interesting perspectives that are worth a read, particularly about natural healthcare and the world we live in.

Computing Forever

Dave Cullen of Computing Forever offers intelligent and unique perspectives and insights in video format regarding a variety of subjects including current trends and events.

Cory's Digs

Cory's Digs "was created by Investigative Journalist Corey Lynn for the purpose of digging for truth in a world where nothing is as it seems, then connecting the dots and presenting her findings to you. Corey focuses on larger webs and nests, and areas that are seldom covered by mainstream media. She exposes operations, oftentimes with detailed timelines, maps, and documentation to provide the full scope of what may be transpiring, and she always cites sources with links to back it up."

Courage Foundation

The Courage Foundation is "an international organization that supports those who risk life or liberty to make significant contributions to the historical record. We fundraise for the legal and public defense of specific individuals who fit these criteria and are subject to serious prosecution or persecution. We also campaign for the protection of truthtellers and the public’s right to know generally."

Earth Newspaper

The Earth Newspaper, run by Mark R. Elsis, is a decent general news website and prolific publisher of news stories, videos and more.

Emergency and Disaster Information Service

The Emergency and Disaster Information Service monitors and documents disaster or emergency events around the world.

Free West Media

Free West Media offers "unbiased daily coverage of European and world wide news from a western perspective".

Global Research

Global Research out of Canada is a decent source for general and international news with a focus on globalism.

Great Game India

Great Game India is a "journal of geopolitics and international relations" that posts a great deal of interesting content on a variety of subjects.

Helen of desTroy

Helen of desTroy, run by Helen Buyniski, publishes articles and insightful commentary on a variety of topics including the police state, foreign policy, surveillance, propaganda, and immigration and much more. Helen is an accomplished researcher whose content has appeared on RT.

In Gaza

In Gaza by Eva Bartlett is an excellent source for middle east news, particularly with regard to Palestine and Syria. Eva is an award winning independent journalist who has a strong focus on human rights.

In This Together

In This Together by Iain Davis publishes alternative viewpoints and potential solutions that span a variety of topics from politics to health.

International Consortium of Investigative Journalists

International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) is comprised of approximately 250 contributing investigative reporters in 90 countries.

James Bovard

James Bovard "is the author of Public Policy Hooligan (2012), Attention Deficit Democracy (St. Martin’s/Palgrave, 2006), and 8 other books. He is a member of the USA Today Board of Contributors and has also written for the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Playboy, Washington Post, and other publications. He is a contributing editor of The American Conservative, a frequent contributor to The Hill, and a regular contributor to the Future of Freedom magazine." James' writings focus primarily on government.

JFK Facts

JFK Facts is a great resource for in-depth information, both old and new, regarding the November 22nd, 1963 assassination of then president John Fitzgerald Kennedy. The website is run by Jefferson Morley who is a former reporter for the Washington Post.

Jon Rappoport

Jon Rappoport, a 30 year free-lance investigative reporter, has written about politics, health, media, culture and art for LA Weekly, Spin Magazine, Stern, Village Voice, Nexus, CBS Healthwatch, and other newspapers and magazines in the US and Europe.

Kristi Leigh TV / KLIM News

Kristi is an independent journalist covering a variety of subjects and current activities.

Mises Institute

The Mises Institute "exists to promote teaching and research in the Austrian school of economics, and individual freedom, honest history, and international peace, in the tradition of Ludwig von Mises and Murray N. Rothbard.".

Mondoweiss

Mondoweiss, founded in 2006 by journalist Philip Weiss, is "an independent website devoted to informing readers about developments in Israel/Palestine and related US foreign policy. We provide news and analysis unavailable through the mainstream media regarding the struggle for Palestinian human rights.".

National Justice

National Justice is "a publication dedicated to shattering the narratives of the controlled left and right in post-truth America. Our mission is to utilize journalism and commentary to start debates in the public interest. We tell stories, provide analysis, and report news maliciously omitted by the vast majority of information sources.".

Nations In Action

Nations In Action, which covers a variety of subject matter, "stands for truth and transparency in government and we are determined to not only expose the truth, but end this ungodly reign over our lives and restore power to the people of every nation."

Need To Know

Need To Know, founded by G. Edward Griffin, author of the book, The Creature from Jekyll Island, covers a variety of topics from health and freedom to technocracy and money. "The goal of Need to Know is to provide unfiltered news and commentary as an antidote to Newspeak.".

Off Guardian

Off Guardian's founders are people who "had all been censored on and/or banned from the Guardian's 'Comment is Free' sections". The website covers a variety of topics and is "dedicated to open discourse and free expression, and will often host articles on both sides of any particular issue.".

Project Veritas

Project Veritas, founded by James O'Keefe, uses traditional undercover investigative journalism to record and effectively expose crime and corruption in the government and private sectors. Their work is extremely good and well worth following.

Public Intelligence

Public Intelligence is "an international, collaborative research project aimed at aggregating the collective work of independent researchers around the globe who wish to defend the public’s right to access information". The site publishes the results of a lot of FOIA requests, some very interesting.

Really Graceful

Really Graceful is run by a very likable young lady who researches various interesting topics of importance which she covers in short and entertaining videos. Many of her videos are about occult subjects and recent events. She is know for beginning her videos with the slogan, "Hey internet friends".

Red Ice TV, Radio 3Fourteen

Red Ice TV, hosted by Henrik Palmgren with wife Lana Lokteff, focuses on politics and social issues from a pro-European perspective. Topics include Zionism, Critical Race Theory, the demonetization of white culture and more.

Redress Information & Analysis

Redress Information & Analysis is "an independent, privately-funded, non-profit-making website dedicated to exposing injustice, disinformation and bigotry, and to providing thought-provoking interpretations of current affairs.".

Ron Paul Liberty Report

The Ron Paul Liberty Report, featuring long-time congressman, strict constitutionalist and former presidential candidate, Dr. Ron Paul, focuses on U.S. government, foreign policy, finance and other issues that affect our everyday lives.

Signs of the Times

SOTT delivers national and international news and commentary. SOTT makes available more than two dozen specialized news feeds.

Sirius Disclosure

Sirius Disclosure by Dr. Steven Greer, is an umbrella organization housing several projects related to the extraterrestrial presence and alternative energy. Dr. Greer also founded The Disclosure Project and The Center for the Study of Extraterrestrial Intelligence (CSETI), The Orion Project and Sirius Technology Advanced Research.

SyrianGirl Partisan

SyrianGirl Partisan, real name Maram Susli, is an excellent resource for news and commentary regarding middle east affairs, especially with regard to Syria and U.S. and Israeli foreign policy.

The Bureau of Investigative Journalism

The Bureau of Investigative Journalism is "an independent, not-for-profit organization that holds power to account. Founded in 2010 by David and Elaine Potter, we tackle big subjects through deep reporting that uncovers the truth. We tell the stories that matter.".

The Black Vault

The Black Vault is dedicated to exposing government secrets in the form of FOIA requests.

The Brother Nathanael Foundation

The Brother Nathanael Foundation, run by Nathanael Kapner, "envisions an America that is Christian in its consciousness and wholesome in its culture". While i am not religious in the least, the value that Kapner holds for me is his video commentary regarding what i would call the Jewish mafia (the criminal element of international Jewry). The eccentric Kapner is not at all shy about calling a spade a spade and exposing Jewish and Zionist crimes and the influence these criminals have in all of our major institutions and social structures.

The Conscious Resistance Network

The Conscious Resistance Network, founded by Derrick Broze, is an independent media organization focused on empowering individuals through education, philosophy, health, and community organizing.

The Corbett Report

The Corbett Report, run by James Corbett out of Japan, is one of my favorite sources of unique content and commentary. Along with James Evan Pilato of Media Monarchy, the two James' broadcast regular video podcasts including the weekly New World Next Week episodes in which they address the current top stories of the day, as well as the annual New World Next Year episodes in which they predict future trends and events. A solid, in-depth researcher, Corbett has produced several hard-hitting documentary and short films including 9/11: A Conspiracy Theory, a five minute parody video that does an excellent job of challenging the official government narrative regarding the 2001 terrorist attack upon the U.S., and his extraordinary two part documentary, How Big Oil Conquered The World and Why Big Oil Conquered The World. If you only want to follow a single source in the alternative news and information realm, The Corbett Report is it.

The Electronic Intifada

The Electronic Intifada is an independent online news publication focusing on Palestine.

The Exposé / Daily Exposé

The Exposé is "run by extremely ordinary, hardworking people who are sick and tired of the fear-mongering, lies and propaganda perpetuated by the mainstream media. We felt it was our duty to bring you the facts that the mainstream refuse to".

The New Agora

The New Agora covers a variety of topics with the goal of working to "help ourselves and others gain the traction and build the momentum to build abundant, happy, healthy and loving lives.".

Truthstream Media

Truthstream Media, run by Aaron and Melissa Dykes, is dedicated to waking up the masses through provocative short and feature documentary videos covering a wide variety of subjects, all of which are quite depressing but informative.

Waking Times

Waking Times, founded by Dylan Charles and Anna Hunt, is primarily dedicated to human enlightenment and evolution.

entertainment

Matthias Wandel

Matthias Wandel is an accomplished woodworker who makes instructional videos. Matthias has a comical side which can be seen in many of videos, such as his several 'how to build a better mouse trap' videos.

Samson Boat Co.

Samson Boat Co., run by the likable and hair comb deficient Leo Sampson Goolden, is about boat building. Though Leo is young, his knowledge of boat building is quite formidable and his videos are very interesting and entertaining.

This Old Tony

This Old Tony is an exceptional machinist with a quirky and fun sense of humor.

health

Children's Health Defense

Children's Health Defense, chaired by Robert Kennedy Jr., an environmental lawyer and activist, is largely dedicated to exposing the risks regarding vaccines including the conflicts of interest and blatant criminality that exist within the mainstream media, the CDC and Big Pharma.

Dr. Rath Health Foundation

Dr. Rath Health Foundation publishes information regarding traditional and natural healthcare.

Health Impact News

Health Impact News publishes information regarding traditional and natural healthcare.

Health Nut News

Health Nut News publishes information regarding traditional and natural healthcare.

Hotze Health & Wellness Center

Hotze Health & Wellness Center publishes information regarding traditional and natural healthcare.

SSRI Stories

SSRI Stories publishes information regarding the connections between people who have committing violent acts, such as mass shootings, and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) drugs, the most commonly prescribed antidepressants.

The Alliance for of Natural Health

The Alliance for of Natural Health publishes information regarding traditional and natural healthcare.

The Highwire

The Highwire, run by Del Bigtree, is part of the Vaccine Risk Awareness Movement. Del was an Emmy winning producer of the CBS talk show, The Doctors, and producer of the documentary VAXXED, which is credited with igniting a revolution against Pharmaceutical Tyranny around the world.

The Vaccine Reaction

The Vaccine Reaction is an online subscription journal newspaper published by the National Vaccine Information Center. The organization is dedicated to exposing concerns regarding vaccines.

Well Org

Well Org publishes information regarding traditional and natural healthcare.

history

Ancient Origins

Ancient Origins covers news items regarding ancient history, largely of an archeological nature.

Committee for Open Debate on the Holocaust

CODOH is dedicated to historical revisionism regarding the holocaust and Germany's role in World War II. CODOH has an extensive library of books and videos as well as a public forum.

lifestyle / social

Anarchast, Anarchapulco

Anarchast, headed by Jeff Berwick, is your home for "anarchy on the internet". Each year there is a massive gathering of anarchists in Mexico known as Anarchapulco. While many might associate anarchy with a free-for-all, everyone for them self philosophy, this is not the case. Most true anarchists are interested in freedom from government oppression, corporatocracy and endless war through sustainable, educated communities and voluntarism. In other words, a well functioning society absent government oversight. Please don't make the mistake of associate true anarchists with communistic groups such as the George Soros funded Antifa and Black Lives Matter terrorists who have given anarchy a particularly bad name.

Anarchapulco

Awakening Journey

Awakening Journey is dedicated to sharing the works of the late Terence McKenna and Alan Watts, both very original thinkers, writers and philosophers who used hallucinogens to gain a better understanding of consciousness. I find their work and insight absolutely fascinating.

Everything Voluntary

Everything Voluntary was "established in November 2011 by the editor, Skyler J. Collins. EVC is dedicated to promoting several philosophies consistent with the voluntary principle, that all human relations should happen voluntarily, or not at all. These philosophies cover politics, economics, education, and parenting."

Larken Rose

Larken Rose is "an anarchist author best known for challenging the IRS to answer questions about the federal tax liability of citizens, and being put in prison with no questions answered. He is the author of The Most Dangerous Superstition."

My Self Reliance

My Self Reliance is run by Shawn James, a guy who was around $750,000 in the hole before he decided to make some radical changes in his life. Shawn builds log structures such as cabins and is an avid outdoorsman with a genuine and easygoing personality. His beautiful dog Cali "helps" him wherever she can.

Open Source Ecology

Open Source Ecology, run by Marcin Jakubowsk, develops open source machines that can be made for a fraction of the cost of their commercial counterparts and shares these designs on the internet for free.

Primitive Technology

Primitive Technology is about a guy in Australia who builds all kinds of interesting structures and tools with his hands using nothing but natural resources.

The Venus Project

The Venus Project, founded by the late Jacque Fresco, envisions and promotes a radically different, technological and resource based economy and society where the focus is a sustainable future where human life, reaching our potential, and coexisting with our environment and each other are of the upmost importance. Their vision is neither communistic nor socialistic in nature and is radically different than those proposed by the United Nations (Agenda 2030 and such) and the World Economic Forum which are rooted in greed, control and utter evil.

The Zeitgeist Movement

The Zeitgeist Movement, founded by Peter Joseph, is an international movement that advocates for a transformation of society and our economic systems to a non-monetary system based on resource allocation and environmentalism. His vision is not dissimilar from that of The Zeitgeist Movement, which he was working with for a brief period before there was some sort of falling out.

Transition Network

The Transition Network is an international movement that describes itself as "a movement of communities coming together to reimagine and rebuild our world".

technology

9to5Linux

9to5Linux publishes "breaking Linux and Open Source news, opinions, tutorials, and reviews."

gHacks Technology News

gHacks Technology News publishes a lot of information regarding software technology and companies, though not all of it is great. The 'arkenfox' Firefox user.js preferences on GitHub were once posted here and it's a good website to watch regarding Firefox news.

Hackaday

Hackaday is an excellent resource for hardware and software hackers of all skill levels. The site posts a lot of interesting and entertaining content.

InfoSec Handbook

InfoSec Handbook posts content about information security.

Linux Today

LinuxToday is a "trusted, contributor-driven news resource supporting all types of Linux users."

unixsheikh

unixsheikh writes "articles (occasional rants) and tutorials about open source, BSD and GNU/Linux system administration, and programming - the pragmatic way."

Wrongthink

Wrongthink is a "free software extremist and independent security writer" who publishes interesting articles and opinions of a technical nature.

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