Seymour Hersh

Has Russiagate Finally Been Solved?

As part of what many are calling a “New Cold War,” the mainstream media and establishment politicians have for months insisted the 2016 presidential election was skewed by Russian interference, some broadening the allegation to claim the president colluded with a foreign intelligence service. Two recent developments, however, may have finally laid the case to rest. Late last…

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A Young Syrian’s Take on the War

In the six years since the Syrian civil war erupted on the heels of the Arab Spring, with few exceptions Syrian viewpoints have been conspicuously absent from western media coverage of the conflict. What follows are excerpts from a lengthy conversation I had with Mohamad Sakar, a 17-year-old Syrian who lives with his family in…

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The Daily Sheeple’s Will Porter on the Foreign Policy Focus Podcast #64

Daily Sheeple staff writer Will Porter’s appearance on Foreign Policy Focus, episode 64. Will joins host Kyle Anzalone to discuss a recent Seymour Hersh article that demolishes the Trump administration narrative on the alleged April 4 chemical weapons attack in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria, filling in the omissions and correcting the media/government spin. That transitions into…

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1983 CIA Document Reveals Plan To Destroy Syria, Foreshadows Current Crisis

by Brandon Turbeville As the Syrian crisis enters its sixth year, the Donald Trump administration is looking more and more like the Obama administration every day. With the Trump regime refusing to open useful dialogue with Russia regarding Syria, its obvious anti-Iran and pro-Israel positioning, and support for a very questionable “safe zone” plan for…

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‘Outrageous’: Journalist Seymour Hersh Blasts Media Over ‘Russian Hacking’ Stories

Investigative journalist Seymour Hersh called the way US media have reported on the allegations that Russia somehow interfered in the 2016 US elections “outrageous.” The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter said the “hectoring” press overlooked the real story. “The way they behaved on the Russia stuff was outrageous,” Hersh told The Intercept in an interview for Jeremy Scahill’s…

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