Russiagate

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The Russiagate Playbook: ex-CIA chief admits interference in two straight elections

Former CIA deputy director Mike Morell admits that the Biden campaign triggered the false claim that the Hunter laptop story was “Russian disinformation.”

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Washington Dreamers

According to the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, which provides the public, policymakers, and scientists with the information needed to reduce manmade threats, we presently live in a time of unprecedented danger. The Bulletin’s 2023 Doomsday Clock now stands at only 90 seconds before midnight.

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Why Russiagate was the media’s Vietnam

The press declared war on Donald Trump. They lost

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PATRICK LAWRENCE: The Press Reckoning on Russiagate

Jeff Gerth’s investigation for The Columbia Journalism Review exposes the dark heart of the news media’s coverage of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. elections.

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The scary void inside Russiagate

Russiagate began sometime prior to June 2016, not after the presidential election in November, as is often said, as an anti-Trump political project (exactly why, how, and by whom remain unclear, and herein lies the real significance of the largely bogus “dossier” and the still murky role of top US intel officials in the creation of that document).

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Pulitzer committee silent after Woodward’s scathing assessment of media’s Russiagate coverage

Bob Woodward said readers were ‘cheated’ by media’s Russiagate coverage

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On The Media Of ‘Russiagate’ And Related Fake Stories

Last week Matt Taibbi, with access to Twitter’s internal papers, debunked the fake Hamilton 68 propaganda dashboard that was used to create many stories about alleged Russian disinformation. I had done similar five years earlier but had no access to the original data. There were enough secondary indications to conclude that the dashboard was a sham. Still, have the case made with primary data is a valuable addition.

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Liberal Columbia Journalism Review offers scathing indictment of New York Times’ Russiagate coverage

NY Times, Washington Post, CNN spearheaded much of the Trump-Russia collusion narrative

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Bombshell court filing suggests the FBI knew ‘Russiagate’ was a fraud in January of 2017, but it kept up its pressure on Trump

Igor Danchenko’s confession appears to reveal the bureau’s true intentions

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Hillary Was In On Russiagate

Hillary Clinton was involved in the Russiagate hoax from beginning to end.