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CNN discusses US propaganda effort against ISIS

Today, Ashleigh Banfield of CNN ran a segment on US propaganda efforts against the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists. The US State Department seems very proud of its “Just Say No”-style videos designed to persuade prospective ISIS recruits from joining the cause. Ashleigh seemed very skeptical – and rightly so – about the effort, and CNN invited me over for an...

BBC and CNN air faked Hamas injury report

Both the BBC and CNN aired staged Hamas footage of a Palestinian man who faked an injury from an Israeli counterattack, and whom collaborators whisked away as if he was wounded. CNN’s Anderson Cooper re-broadcast a BBC-originated video feed on November 15, even after the BBC feed had been exposed as a fake. The falsehood was not reported in the...