Their nasty criminal plot failed. Germany secured the documents
displayed here and exposed the criminals.
One of the worst and most despicable English lies collapsed!
After leafing through this pamphlet, which contains only a small
part of the flood of foreign radio programs and lies in the press,
anyone who has common sense will ask himself:
How is such a concert of lies possible? Who arranged it? Who
could be fooled byit? Why does one not do something about these
people who are always causing trouble?
To answer these simple questions, one must say something about
the so-called freedom of the press. This entire jumble of lies
is the precise result of this alleged freedom of the press that
Any honest and reasonable person understands that, as we said
at the bginning, politicians cannot reveal everything to the newspapers.
Newspapers must cooperate with the government. What would happen
if the press and radio exposed all the political and military
secrets of a people? A press that is silent about those things
about which it must be silent is certainly not a press in chains.
However, the freedom of the press has almost completely vanished
in countries where such lies as have been shown here are spread
just because the journalists’ employers want it so.
We all know that there is no freedom where money is in control.
He who only wants to make money knows no limits.
of the press”
The honorable and decent members of the foreign press and radio
know that for themselves. Here for once, we see an honest cartoon
from the French newspaper “Le Rire” from 17 February
1939, which admits the true nature of the freedom of the press
Big Finance rules, the newspapermen get their slave wages
for their lies.
The newspaper barons want to earn a lot. If the world is peaceful
and tranquil, orderly and reasonable, one can not write exciting,
screaming headlines, because without these sensations they will
not sell any newspapers. But selling papers is the only thing
they are interested in. Therefore, the political lies and filthy
sensationalism are the main contentsof this allegedly free press.