Washington Post, State Dept. ‘Fake News’ Lists Threaten Freedom Of Speech In US

SPUTNIKNEWS – December 10, 2016: The lists of alleged “fake news” sites being disseminated by the Washington Post and other corporate media outlets as well as bureaucrats at the US Department of State “are direct threats to free speech and critical thinking and independent journalism” in the United States, US analysts told Sputnik.

Grosscup pointed out that the US corporate mainstream media had systematically disseminated fake news on behalf of both, the US government and big business for generations.

“As powerful corporate and government institutions long in the business of ‘fake news’ on behalf of powerful people and institutions, the hypocrisy and political nature of their effort [to accuse independent news sites] is self-evident,” Grosscup said. Link: Read Complete Article

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