Introduction by New Cold War.org, Dec 5, 2016
On November 24, 2016, the Washington Post published an article promoting the McCarthyite-style website project called ‘PropOrNot’. Background information on that anonymous project is contained here on New Cold War.org and in the background material listed below on the ‘Roots Action’ campaign page. Among the 200 or so websites named by ‘PropOrNot’ as “routine peddlers of Russian propaganda” is New Cold War.org.
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The Washington Post: Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread “Fake News” During Election, Experts Say, Nov 24, 2016
The New Yorker: The Propaganda About Russian Propaganda
The Intercept: Washington Post Disgracefully Promotes a McCarthyite Blacklist From a New, Hidden, and Very Shady Group
AlterNet: Washington Post Promotes Shadowy Website That Accuses 200 Publications of Being Russian Propaganda Plants
Common Dreams: Journalists Denounce WaPo Fake News as Red Scare Redux
Rolling Stone: The Washington Post “Blacklist” Story Is Shameful and Disgusting
Consortium News: The Orwellian War on Skepticism
The Nation: The Washington Post Promotes a McCarthyite BlacklistFAIR: Why Are Media Outlets Still Citing Discredited “Fake News” Blacklist?
FAIR.org: Why Are Media Outlets Still Citing Discredited “Fake News” Blacklist?