PsyOp is an abbreviation for Psychological Operation and is used “to denote any action which is practiced mainly by psychological methods with the aim of evoking a planned psychological reaction in other people.” Various techniques are used, and are aimed at influencing a target audience’s value system, belief system, emotions, motives, reasoning, or behavior to reinforce attitudes and behaviors favorable to the originator’s objectives. PsyOp’s are sometimes combined with black operations orfalse flagtactics and are used to influence political enemies, groups, individuals, or organizations both domestic and foreign.
On August 11-12, 2017, a planned “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, (voted 80+% democrat in 2016) to protest the removal of Confederate monuments from public spaces, descended into violence when what the MSM describe as “white supremacists” clashed with counter-protesters, forcing the city to declare a state of emergency. On August 12th, a white man rammed his car into a group of counter-demonstrators, killing ... Read More
On August 18th, 2016, at the height of the fighting in Aleppo, international media headlines were dominated by the story of the so-called ‘Aleppo boy’, who was supposedly pulled from the rubble following a Russian or Syrian air strike, and whose photograph was plastered across the Western media. At the time The Duran registered its doubts about this story. My colleague Alex Christoforou revealed the Jihadi ... Read More
The official story is that Micah Xavier Johnson ambushed and fired upon a group of police officers in Dallas, Texas, killing five officers and injuring nine others. Two civilians were also wounded. Johnson was an Army Reserve AfghanWar veteran who was reportedly angry over police shootings of black men and stated that he wanted to kill white people, especially white police officers. The shooting happened ... Read More
On November 12th, 2014, the European Space Agency, staged a mock celebration of the alleged landing of the Philae Lander on a comet, after the Rosetta spacecraft had supposedly been orbiting the comet – or so the story goes. The Rosetta spacecraft was sent out into space in 2004 for the purpose of landing on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The immediate response from most people around the globe ... Read More
Official Story (from Wikipedia): On the morning of Friday, November 1, 2013, Paul Anthony Ciancia (an unemployed car mechanic living in Sun Valley, CA) entered Terminal 3 of Los Angeles International Airport after being dropped off there by a roommate. He was carrying a bag filled with a semiautomatic, .223-caliber Smith & Wesson M&P-15 rifle, five 30-round magazines, and hundreds of additional rounds of ammunition contained in boxes. Walking ... Read More