US issued JAR billed itself as an indictment that would prove Russian involvement. Talk about disappointments. The US government’s much-anticipated analysis of Russian-sponsored hacking operations provides almost none of the promised evidence … Continue reading White House fails to make case that Russian hackers tampered with election
The The CIA has accused Russia of interfering in the 2016 presidential election by hacking into Democratic and Republican computer networks and selectively releasing emails. But critics might point out the U.S. has done similar … Continue reading The U.S. is no stranger to interfering in the elections of other countries
Obey. Editor’s note: In an effort to avert Facebook censorship, today’s Caitlin Johnstone column has been replaced with a mainstream news article from the National News Conglomerate. Breaking — Anonymous sources in … Continue reading This Just In: It Is Very, Very, Very Important To Us That You Focus On Hating Russia
In 1977, Carl Bernstein published an exposé of a CIA program known as Operation Mockingbird, a covert program involving, according to Bernstein, “more than 400 American journalists who in the past 25 … Continue reading Why Are the Media Taking the CIA’s Hacking Claims at Face Value?
It’s impossible to present the evidence that Russia hacked the DNC without using words like “possibly,” “appears,” “connects,” and “indicates.” Very important article as it demonstrates that all … Continue reading Here’s the Public Evidence Russia Hacked the DNC – It’s Not Enough
If there were ever a situation in which it was crucial to lean in the direction of more rather than less disclosure, it’s now. Great call by the Intercept! Arguing that since … Continue reading Obama Must Declassify Evidence of Russian Hacking
I have watched incredulous as the CIA’s blatant lie has grown and grown as a media story – blatant because the CIA has made no attempt whatsoever to substantiate it. There is … Continue reading The CIA’s Absence of Conviction – Craig Murray
There are many obvious reasons for skepticism about anonymous press leaks regarding Russia, but they are no match for partisan needs. We’ve seen leaks from anonymous sources within the CIA touting all … Continue reading Anonymous Leaks to the WashPost About the CIA’s Russia Beliefs Are No Substitute for Evidence
Wait. Did a New York Times columnist just imply he was part of the “dissent?” Dis-sent? Remember that the NYT sold the Iraq war in 2003? And remember NYT’s own mea culpa … Continue reading A Warning for Americans From a Member of Pussy Riot – The New York Times
A report from a group called PropOrNot has accused hundreds of Web sites of spreading Russian propaganda. But its methodology is a mess. As the article points out, to blame the outcome … Continue reading The Propaganda About Russian Propaganda
With the help of uncritical journalists, a story about “fake news” ended up disseminating far more than it exposed. This truly is the same as McCarthyism with the media calling out other … Continue reading Washington Post Disgracefully Promotes a McCarthyite Blacklist From a New, Hidden, and Very Shady Group
Researchers say sophisticated tools were used to boost Trump and undermine Clinton. Is this an example of complete failure by our own mainstream media pointing the finger at Russia as spreading “fake … Continue reading Russian propaganda effort helped spread ‘fake news’ during election, experts say?