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Pentagon contractor admits to propaganda smear campaign aimed at journalists The co-owner of an information operations firm hired by the US government to flood foreign nations with pro-American propaganda has admitted to orchestrating a smear campaign aimed at journalists critical of the company. Camille Chidiac, a part owner of Leonie Industries and the company’s former […]

Why is the New York Times enabling a U.S. government smear campaign against reporters exposing the drone wars? The Times let government officials anonymously attack a group of journalists and a lawyer who have uncovered evidence that belies the White House’s claim that drones aren’t killing many civilians. Was their rationale for that justified? A […]