Tag Archives: Election

The Mainstream Media’s Russian Bogeymen By
In the middle of a major domestic crisis over the U.S. charge that Russia had interfered with the U.S. election, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) triggered a brief national media hysteria by creating and spreading a bogus...
US Spy Chief Presents Third-Party Debates As Proof RT Is Anti-US By
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence’s latest report on the alleged “election hacking” by Russia includes a substantial section focused around the idea that Russian government-funded channel RT is overtly anti-American. This is a common enough accusation,...
The U.S. Government And Media Made WikiLeaks What It Is By
Published by Shadowproof. If a report from the United States intelligence community is to be believed and WikiLeaks knows the Kremlin used their organization to undermine a United States election, then the U.S. government and press bear some responsibility for the organization’s...
Obama To Announce Retaliatory Action Against Russia By
(REPORT) — With just a few weeks left in power, President Obama is running out of time to make good on his promise of retaliatory action against Russia to “punish” them for what he and other officials say is an attempt to “hack” the US election. Officials...
The CIA, Washington Post, And Russia: What You’re Not Being Told By
According to an unsubstantiated article by the Washington Post, anonymous CIA officials have confirmed that the Russian government hacked the United States election to favor Donald Trump. Though it’s entirely possible the Russian government attempted to influence the...
NBC Claims Putin ‘Personally’ Directed US Election Hack By
The latest in an endless flurry of escalating reports alleging Russia “hacked the US election,” NBC News is reporting tonight that Russian President Vladimir Putin “personally” directed the entire hacking campaign against Hillary Clinton, with the narrative suggesting...
House Dems Push Obama For Briefing On ‘Russian Interference’ In US Election By
A month after the US election, efforts to hype claims of “Russian interference” continue apace in both parties, with a group of House Democrats calling for a secret classified briefing from President Obama before he leaves office on “Russian entities” and their...
The Hate Spiral Of 2016: 701 Acts Of ‘Hateful Harassment’ Since Election Day By
MINNEAPOLIS — There have been at least 361 incidents of anti-Muslim violence and harassment in 2016, an average of more than one incident per day. Even before the election of President-elect Donald Trump, a wave of Islamophobic hate crimes and anti-Muslim incidents...
Marijuana, Gun Control, Minimum Wage Hikes Win At The Polls By
Filling a void created by congressional inaction, voters in a scattering of states tightened gun control laws and approved increases in the minimum wage. The campaign to legalize marijuana achieved a major breakthrough, with victories in at least six states. In all, more...
Doomsday Election By
This is what it must feel like to be on Death Row, to be waiting for the moment when the iron door clangs open for the last time and four burly guards escort you arm-in-arm to the room where your life will be extinguished. That same sense of dread hangs over the presidential...