35 things the media reported as FACTS that were later found to be total lies Truth is the greatest enemy of the state, and the purpose of the state-run media is to broadcast a sufficient quantity of lies to suffocate the truth and thereby protect state interests. As Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels once explained: If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political, economic and/or military consequences of the lie. It thus becomes vitally important for the State to use all of its powers to repress dissent, for the truth is the mortal enemy of the lie, and thus by extension, the truth is the greatest enemy of the State. Here are 35 huge lies the mainstream media repeatedly reported as “facts” that we now know to be total lies: FULL STORY