Joe Lauria discusses the allegations that his website, Consortium News, is a puppet of the Russian government, recently leveled against them by both Canadian television network Global News, and Canada’s Communications Security Establishment. It seems that this is the now just the smear used by mainstream media and intelligence agencies against anyone who is willing to consider alternatives to their narrative. Lauria reiterates the need for a true nonpartisan consensus of libertarians, leftists, and paleoconservatives, all of whom should be able to see through the government’s worst foreign policy lies.
Discussed on the show:
- “Consortium News Sends Libel Notices to Canadian Signals Intelligence Agency and Major Television Network” (Consortium News)
- “Nuland-Pyatt leaked phone conversation” (YouTube)
- “Trump Gives Away the Store and Israel Will Now Officially Become an Apartheid State” (Consortium News)
Joe Lauria is the editor-in-chief at Consortium News. He is a former UN correspondent and wrote at the Boston Globe and Wall Street Journal. You can follow him on Twitter @unjoe.
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