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Kenosha Shooting Spurs Social Media Surveillance

The Atlantic Council wants you to know that the armed vigilantes coming out to patrol the streets of Kenosha, Wisconsin after the violent protests sparked by brutal police shooting are organizing online.

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Omidyar’s Intercept Teams Up with War-Propaganda Firm Bellingcat

Despite promoting itself as an “independent” and open-source investigation site, Bellingcat has received a significant portion of its funding from Google, which is also one of the most powerful U.S. military contractors and whose rise to prominence was directly aided by the CIA.

Omidyar’s Intercept Teams Up with War-Propaganda Firm Bellingcat

NEW YORK -- The Intercept, along with its parent company First Look Media, recently hosted a workshop for pro-war, Google-funded organization Bellingcat in New York. The workshop, which

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Facebook is Filtering Out News That Doesn’t Bolster US Foreign Policy

Facebook has shed any pretense of neutrality in handling political information concerning the foreign affairs of the U.S. government.

Facebook is Filtering Out News That Doesn’t Bolster US Foreign Policy

Facebook has its admirers. Shareholders are enamored of its profits – $15.9 billion in 2017 – and hordes of the world’s population – 1.47 billion people – look at Facebook every day.  Individually on their Facebook pages they are communicating with, on average, 

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A NATO-Funded Team is Advising Facebook On Flagging “Propaganda”

While the initiative was initially revealed last May through an official Facebook media release, more details of the controversial think tank’s role have been revealed.

A NATO-Funded Team is Advising Facebook On Flagging “Propaganda”

This is not at all comforting: during a week that's witnessed Alex Jones' social media accounts taken down by Facebook, Apple, Spotify and Google, and what appears to be a growing crackdown against alternative media figures

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Hysteria over Newly Revealed Facebook “Influence Campaign” Doesn’t Fit the Facts

Perhaps the most jarring aspect of Facebook’s report on the “influence campaign” is the fact that the alleged “bad actor” pages were not even necessarily identified by Facebook itself, as Facebook notes that it had ample help from the Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab.

Hysteria over Newly Revealed Facebook “Influence Campaign” Doesn’t Fit the Facts

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA -- This past Tuesday, major U.S. news outlets were abuzz over a recent Facebook announcement regarding an “influence campaign” carried out by “bad actor” accounts on its platform in the lead-up to the 2018 midterm elections in November.

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Connecting the Diaspora to Ukraine’s Monsters Through a Ukrainian Diaspora Handler

Ukraine’s Intel operatives are working hard to con the US Congress into bankrolling Ukranian nationalists. They use this money to attack media that doesn’t support Ukraine’s right to violence against its people.

Connecting the Diaspora to Ukraine’s Monsters Through a Ukrainian Diaspora Handler

Over the last few articles, we looked at real-life examples of how and why Intel for hire companies are dangerous. Companies staffed with people who have no loyalties or training are generating information that gets read at the highest levels of government. This includes the (PDB) President's Daily Briefing. The

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