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FACT CHECK: MSNBC Host Attempts To Claim Clinton State Department Sale Of Uranium To Russia Is A ‘Conspiracy Theory’ [VIDEO]

  FACT CHECK: MSNBC Host Fact Checks Clinton Foundation ‘Conspiracy Theory’ [VIDEO] David Sivak MSNBC host Joy-Ann Reid attempted to fact-check a guest on her program Sunday who raised allegations that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton approved the sale of a uranium production company to Russia in exchange for donations to the Clinton Foundation. Reid called the allegation “an entirely made up conspiracy theory” perpetuated by the right. Verdict: False The Clinton family’s longstanding ties to the uranium company in question have received serious scrutiny by news outlets acrossRead More


CNN Staff Reeling After Personal Info Leaked

  EXCLUSIVE: CNN Staff Reeling After Personal Info Leaked Betsy Rothstein Reporter Several anchors and reporters at CNN have had their home addresses published and have received threats of rape and other violence in the wake of a story published by Andrew Kaczynski, who heads up the network’s investigative K-FILE team. Anti-network trolls are encouraging viewers to wrongly accuse CNN staffers of pedophilia and child pornography. There is also “tons of anti-Semitism.” “Frustration” is the predominant feeling inside CNN, The Mirror has learned. Kaczynski published a story on the 4thRead More


Associated Press Corrects False Claims In Four Trump-Russia Reports

  Associated Press Corrects Big Falsehood In Four Trump-Russia Reports Rachel Stoltzfoos Reporter The Associated Press “clarified” a false claim it’s been running in stories about President Trump and Russia on Friday, conceding in a release it’s not the case that 17 intelligence agencies “agreed” on the hacking narrative. The correction to four reports on Trump and Russia comes the same day The New York Times issued a similar correction to a Maggie Haberman report. Both TheNYT and the AP now say the claim they’ve been floating for months isRead More


New York Times Issues Correction Of 17 Intel Agencies ‘Agree’ Claim

  NYT Corrects Story Claiming 17 Intel Agencies ‘Agree’ On Russia Holmes Lybrand Fact Check Editor at The Daily Caller News Foundation The New York Times issued a correction Thursday on an article that incorrectly claimed all 17 U.S. intelligence agencies agreed that “Russia orchestrated the attacks, and did it to help get [Trump] elected.” The original article, published June 25, covered certain reactions that President Donald Trump gave in response to Russian cyber attacks and interactions with the 2016 presidential election. The NYT’s correction notes that: “The assessment wasRead More


CNN Producer Caught On Camera Saying Trump ‘Probably Right’ About Russia ‘Witch Hunt’ [VIDEO]

  Hidden Camera Catches CNN Producer Saying Trump ‘Probably Right’ About Russia ‘Witch Hunt’ [VIDEO] Justin Caruso Contributor A video released Tuesday by James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas shows a CNN producer speaking candidly about the network’s coverage of President Trump and Russia. In the hidden camera video, John Bonifield, a “Supervising Producer” at CNN Health, talks about how CNN uses the Trump-Russia allegations to boost ratings and how directions to focus on it have come from CNN’s CEO Jeff Zucker. When asked by the Project Veritas reporter, “But honestly, youRead More


CNN Deletes, Retracts Story About Trump Adviser Being Under Investigation For Russia Ties

  CNN Retracts Story About Trump Adviser Being Under Investigation For Russia Ties   Ryan Pickrell China/Asia Pacific Reporter CNN has retracted a story claiming a presidential adviser is under investigation for ties to Russia and apologized to the official for improper reporting. CNN, which the president has previously called out for “fake news,” reported Thursday that Congress is currently investigating Anthony Scaramucci, a member of the transition team’s executive committee, as well as as fundraiser and adviser for the president’s campaign. The story, which was based on the statementsRead More


Time Magazine Falsely Claims Planned Parenthood Funding Used For Mammograms

  Time Magazine Falsely Claims Planned Parenthood Funding Used For Mammograms Peter Hasson Associate Editor Time Magazine falsely claimed on Thursday that federal funding of Planned Parenthood pays for women to get mammograms. The proposed Senate health care bill bars the flow of federal funding to abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, something Time author Alicia Adamczyk claimed “has long been on the wishlist of far-right conservatives.” (RELATED: Senate Health Care Bill Defunds Planned Parenthood) Adamczyk then claimed that “much of the money” that flows into Planned Parenthood “goes towards providingRead More


New York Times Columnist: Deport Lazy Americans, Not Illegal Immigrants

  NYT Columnist: Deport Americans, Not Illegal Immigrants Scott Greer Deputy Editor New York Times columnist Bret Stephens, who calls himself a conservative, argued it would be better to deport lazy Americans than illegal immigrants in a tongue-in-cheek op-ed published in Saturday’s paper. “The United States has too many people who don’t work hard, don’t believe in God, don’t contribute much to society and don’t appreciate the greatness of the American system,” Stephens wrote in the piece. He argued that this description applies to many American citizens whose families haveRead More


CNN Commentator Demands Trump Name ‘Fake News’ Stories; Here Are The Top 5

Here Are Five Fake Stories CNN Pushed Justin Caruso Contributor President Trump tweeted about “fake news” Tuesday morning, saying it is at an “all time high,” and demanding an apology: Fake News is at an all time high. Where is their apology to me for all of the incorrect stories??? — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 13, 2017   In response to that assertion, CNN’s Chris Cillizza tweeted: Name a story that is “fake” or “incorrect.” You can’t just make a blanket assertion without ANY specifics. https://t.co/tpJ2VLmf4r — Chris CillizzaRead More


CNN Host Fareed Zakaria Called Trump Assassination Play ‘Masterpiece’

CNN Host Called Trump Assassination Play ‘Masterpiece’ Amber Athey CNN host Fareed Zakaria tweeted that the adaptation of Julius Caesar showing Trump’s assassination is “brilliantly interpreted” and a “masterpiece.” Zakaria apparently saw the play a couple of weeks ago in New York before the news broke that Time-Warner and The New Y Times were sponsoring the play, which features a President Trump look-alike being assassinated on stage. “If you’re in NYC, go see Julius Caesar, free in Central Park, brilliantly interpreted for Trump era. A masterpiece,” he wrote. Footage ofRead More