Guillermo Jimenez

BFP Partner Producer & Host, De-Manufacturing Consent

Guillermo Jimenez is the owner and editor of Traces of Reality and a regular columnist for the PanAmerican Post. He is based in South Texas, deep within the DHS “constitution-free zone.”
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De-Manufacturing Consent- “Aaron Swartz’s Legacy, SOPA 2.0 & Net Neutrality”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Peter Ludlow On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by Professor of Philosophy and expert in digital culture, Peter Ludlow. Guillermo and Peter discuss the legacy of Aaron Swartz, as both an internet pioneer and vocal activist, one year after an overzealous prosecution led to his suicide. We take a […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- “The PayPal 14, Pierre’s Shame & the Billionaire Independent Media”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Stanley Cohen On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by attorney and activist, Stanley Cohen, who currently represents one of the “Anons” collectively known as the PayPal 14. We discuss who the PayPal 14 are, what they did, why they did it, and the shameful actions of eBay and Pierre […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- “The Surveillance State Goes Well Beyond the NSA”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Shahid Buttar On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by Shahid Buttar, a writer, poet, musician, and Executive Director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee. Guillermo and Shahid discuss how the complexity and totality of the surveillance state in the United States extends far beyond the NSA and current […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- “Hacking the System: Reality Wars & the Case of Jeremy Hammond”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Vivien Lesnik Weisman Guillermo is joined by journalist and documentary filmmaker, Vivien Lesnik Weisman. We discuss Vivien’s upcoming film The Hacker Wars (previously titled The Reality Wars), including the individual cases of Andrew “Weev” Auernheimer, Barrett Brown, and the recently sentenced Jeremy Hammond. We go into detail on the Hammond case and […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- “A Journey through the Narcoland: Money, Drugs, Lies & the Worst Face of Government Corruption”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Anabel Hernandez On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by investigative reporter and author of the bestselling book, Narcoland: The Mexican Drug Lords and their Godfathers, Ms. Anabel Hernandez. Anabel shares her remarkable story, detailing the tragedy her family endured and how it sparked a journey uncovering the hidden world […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- “Mainstream Isn’t ‘Moderate Truth,’ It’s the Corruption of Truth!”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Ben Swann On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by the host of Full Disclosure and the founder of Truth in Media, Mr. Ben Swann. Guillermo and Ben discuss a variety of issues, including the recently launched “Just Us” campaign, designed to raise awareness of jury nullification. We also discuss […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- Creating a Free Society Means Living as Free People

Guillermo Jimenez Presents John Bush Guillermo Jimenez Presents John Bush On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by the Executive Director of the Center for Natural Living and host of Rise Up Radio, John Bush. We discuss John’s latest project, “Sovereign Living,” which aims at encouraging people to live in a manner that […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- Made in the SHADE: The Global Power Elite & Geo-Engineering

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Jason Bermas On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by documentary filmmaker and political activist, Jason Bermas. We discuss Jason’s latest film, SHADE: The Motion Picture, and explore many of the issues raised in the documentary, including: the global power elite, the Bilderberg Group, geo-engineering and climate change, technology and […]

A License to Kill in the Constitution-Free Zone

Trigger-Happy Border Patrol Agents & Their Underage Victims Last week, in my hometown of Laredo, Texas — a city resting on the US-Mexico Border — US Border Patrol agents shot and nearly killed a 20-year-old Mexican national, yet another case of the agency’s highly questionable use-of-force policy. As reported by the Laredo Morning Times in […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- Blowing the Whistle: The Price of Speaking Truth & the Greater Cost of Staying Silent

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Cele Castillo Guillermo Jimenez Presents Cele Castillo On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by former DEA Agent, Iran-Contra whistleblower, and author of the book, Powderburns: Cocaine, Contras, and the Drug War, Celerino Castillo III. Cele shares his remarkable story, reflecting on a journey that began over twenty years ago […]

De-Manufacturing Consent-Message to DC: Stop Watching Us, We Are Not the Enemy

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Kelly Vlahos On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by Washington, DC based freelance journalist, Kelley Vlahos. Guillermo and Kelley discuss the Stop Watching Us rally held in DC over the weekend in protest of the NSA’s domestic surveillance program and the “strange bedfellows” that gathered together for a common […]

De-Manufacturing Consent-George Galloway on “The Killing of Tony Blair”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents George Galloway On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by British politician, writer, broadcaster and Respect Party Member of Parliament, Mr. George Galloway. We discuss George’s upcoming documentary film, The Killing of Tony Blair—the process of making the film, the decision to both crowdfund and crowdsource the project, and a […]

De-Manufacturing Consent-The New Media Revolution: Citizen Journalists & the Battle of Ideas

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Abby Martin On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by the founder and editor of Media Roots and host of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin. Guillermo and Abby discuss a wide variety of issues and news stories, focusing on the psychological and sociological effects of media in the digital age. […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- Free Barrett Brown: Journalism is Now a Crime!

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Kevin Gallagher On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by the director of Free Barrett Brown, Kevin Gallagher. Guillermo and Kevin discuss the case of Barrett Brown, an eccentric author and journalist who caught the attention of the FBI through his work “embedded” with the hacktivist group Anonymous. Having spent […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- Anarcho-Detroit: In the Absence of Government, A New Way Forward Emerges

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Karen DeCoster On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by writer, CPA, and creator of the blog “Detroit: From Rust to Riches,” Karen DeCoster. Guillermo and Karen discuss the economics of the city of Detroit, what led to its bankruptcy, and what it says about the broader economic problems of […]