Glenn Greenwald Responds To “Grave And Obvious Attack On Free Press” Following Charges

Glenn Greenwald Responds To “Grave And Obvious Attack On Free Press” Following Charges By Tyler Durden Glenn Greenwald responded to charges levied against him Tuesday by prosecutors in Brazil, who have accused the American journalist of cybercrimes for his role in publishing embarrassing text messages that exposed corruption within the Brazilian judicial system. According to the government’s criminal complaint, Greenwald “directly assisted, encouraged and guided” his sources, who gained access to online chats between prosecutors and others involved in “Operation Car Wash,” which The Intercept describes as a ‘yearslong, sprawling…

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The Empire’s War On Oppositional Journalism Continues To Escalate

The Empire’s War On Oppositional Journalism Continues To Escalate Op-Ed by Caitlin Johnstone Journalist Glenn Greenwald has been charged by the Bolsonaro government in Brazil with the same prosecutorial angle used by the US to target WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Per The New York Times: Citing intercepted messages between Mr. Greenwald and the hackers, prosecutors say the journalist played a “clear role in facilitating the commission of a crime.” For instance, prosecutors contend that Mr. Greenwald encouraged the hackers to delete archives that had already been shared with The Intercept…

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Brazil Charges Glenn Greenwald With Cybercrimes

Brazil Charges Glenn Greenwald With Cybercrimes By Tyler Durden Prosecutors in Brazil charged American journalist Glenn Greenwald with cybercrimes on Tuesday for his role in spreading embarrassing text messages that exposed corruption within the Brazilian judicial system, according to the New York Times. In a 91-page criminal complaint made public on Tuesday, Greenwald is accused of participating in a “criminal organization” that spread text messages which called into question the “integrity, professionalism and motives of key members of Brazil’s justice system — particularly of figures directly involved in the investigation…

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Mainstream Media Warns Journalists AGAINST Printing The Truth In Aftermath Of Burisma Hack

Mainstream Media Warns Journalists AGAINST Printing The Truth In Aftermath Of Burisma Hack By Mac Slavo The mainstream media desperately wants the truth about Joe Biden’s Burisma corruption swept under the rug.  They are warning journalists to not even look at the information available after a “hack”, let alone print the truth for people. If someone DOES manage to print the truth and big tech doesn’t censor it, the mainstream media says that person is handing over the 2020 election to Russia.  Where have we heard this before? Burisma Holdings…

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Guatemalan Indigenous Journalist Charged With Terrorism Released From Prison

Guatemalan Indigenous Journalist Charged With Terrorism Released From Prison By Melissa Vida A court in Guatemala City released indigenous journalist and activist Francisco Lucas Pedro on January 3 after he spent 13 days in detention since his arrest in the northeastern department of Huehuetenango. According to the police, he is accused of terrorism and arson, but human rights groups say the arrest was illegal. Back in 2012, a criminal court had issued an arrest warrant against Lucas based on a complaint made by World Bank-funded Ecoener Hidralia Energía. This is the…

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NYT Floated Soleimani Assassination Scenario In Baghdad Hours Before Strike

NYT Floated Soleimani Assassination Scenario In Baghdad Hours Before Strike By Tyler Durden Hours before a US strike at Baghdad’s International Airport killed Iran’s top military leader, Qasem Soleimani, former Obama National Security Council (NSC) official Steven Simon posited in a New York Times Op-Ed that Soleimani could be assassinated using a hypersonic missile while visiting Baghdad. [H]ypersonics are a weaponized moral hazard for states with a taste for intervention, because they erase barriers to picking fights. Is an adversary building something that might be a weapons factory? Is there…

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Journalist: Newsweek Suppressed OPCW Scandal And Threatened Me With Legal Action

Journalist: Newsweek Suppressed OPCW Scandal And Threatened Me With Legal Action By Caitlin Johnstone A Newsweek journalist has resigned after the publication reportedly suppressed his story about the ever-growing OPCW scandal, the revelation of immensely significant plot holes in the establishment Syria narrative that you can update yourself on by watching this short seven-minute video or this more detailed video here. “Yesterday I resigned from Newsweek after my attempts to publish newsworthy revelations about the leaked OPCW letter were refused for no valid reason,” journalist Tareq Haddad reported today via Twitter. “I have…

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Attacking The Source: The Establishment Loyalist’s Favorite Online Tactic

Attacking The Source: The Establishment Loyalist’s Favorite Online Tactic By Caitlin Johnstone If you’re skeptical of Western power structures and you’ve ever engaged in online political debate for any length of time, the following has definitely happened to you. You find yourself going back and forth with one of those high-confidence, low-information establishment types promulgating a dubious mainstream narrative, whether that be about politics, war, Julian Assange, or whatever. At some point they make an assertion which you know to be false–publicly available information invalidates the claim they’re making. “I’ve…

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CBS Just Fired Employee Who Blew Whistle on Epstein Cover-Up at ABC News

CBS Just Fired Employee Who Blew Whistle on Epstein Cover-Up at ABC News By Emma Fiala On Tuesday, Project Veritas exposed video of ABC’s Amy Robach admitting that the Disney-owned network had witness testimony pertaining to the Epstein scandal three years ago but refused to air it. Robach was recorded discussing what transpired on a “hot mic” while on set, saying: “I’ve had this interview with Virginia Roberts. We would not put it on the air.” Excuses ranged from being threatened “a million different ways” by “the Palace” after the…

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Police State Escalates War on Freedom of Speech

Police State Escalates War on Freedom of Speech By Kurt Nimmo According to the MAGA nationalists, the “deep state” only persecutes “conservatives” while liberals get a free pass. The Gestapo-style raid of liberal journalist Max Blumenthal earlier this week demonstrates quite vividly that the state does indeed attack leftist or left-leaning activists and journalists, not only MAGA supporters and “New Right” nationalists. I was arrested on Friday on a COMPLETELY FALSE charge manufactured by the Venezuelan opposition related to their siege of the embassy in DC. I spent 2 days…

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