Journalists Denounce WaPo Fake News Blacklist as Red Scare Redux | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

The Washington Post’s promotion of a new, “McCarthyistic” so-called black list has journalists aghast over what appears to be a red scare redux, as independent news outlets critical of U.S. foreign policy are being smeared as “Russian propaganda.”

Source: Journalists Denounce WaPo Fake News Blacklist as Red Scare Redux | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Russian propaganda effort helped spread ‘fake news’ during election, experts say – The Washington Post

Researchers say sophisticated tools were used to boost Trump and undermine Clinton.

Source: Russian propaganda effort helped spread ‘fake news’ during election, experts say – The Washington Post

criticism of Post’s position:  http://wp.me/p88sWm-I