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BuzzFeed Ben Slams DOJ for Exposing His Reporter Dated Her Source

BuzzFeed News editor in chief Ben Smith criticized the Justice Department on CNN’s Reliable Sources Sunday for revealing his former reporter Ali Watkins was engaged in a romantic relationship with Senate Intelligence Committee security veteran James Wolfe.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 07: U.S. President Barack Obama (L) speaks as Deputy National Security Advisor for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism John Brennan (R) listens while making personnel announcements during an event in the East Room at the White House, on January 7, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama has …

Three Major Ways John Brennan Fueled the Trump-Russia Conspiracy Theory

TEL AVIV — President Trump has taken to twitter to share quotes strongly criticizing Obama-era CIA Director John Brennan for undermining faith in the U.S. intelligence community and for Brennan’s alleged role in fueling the anti-Trump dossier that spread unsubstantiated, conspiratorial claims of collusion with Russia.

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John McCain Stays Silent on Involvement in Hoax Trump Dossier After Fusion GPS Revelations

TEL AVIV — For the past three days, Sen. John McCain’s office has not responded to Breitbart News phone and email inquiries seeking clarification on the Arizona politician’s role in delivering the infamous, largely discredited 35-page dossier on President Donald Trump to the U.S. intelligence community under the Obama administration.

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BuzzFeed Scoop: Protesting Iranian Woman Not Part of Iran Protests

Left-wing media website BuzzFeed News has falsely claimed that conservatives suggested that an image of an Iranian woman protesting without a headscarf – which has become the symbol of the women’s empowerment movement during the Iran protests – was taken during the ongoing Iranian protests.

Jann Wenner speaks at the AARP Movies for Grownups Gala Countdown Lunch with actor/producer Michael Douglas, 2016 Career Achievement Honoree, on December 3, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for AARP)

Second Accuser: Man Claims Rolling Stone’s Jann Wenner Sexually Assaulted Him

Jonathan Wells claims that Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner sexually assaulted him in the early 1980s, according to BuzzFeed News. This is the second accusation of sexual misconduct against Wenner in as many months. Wenner is one of 46 members of the elite media accused of some form of sexual misconduct.

A Chinese paramilitary guard stands in front of a portrait of late communist leader Mao Zedong at the Forbidden City in Beijing on July 31, 2017, on the eve of the 90th founding anniversary of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). The PLA, originally called the Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red …

Christmas Wish: BuzzFeed Editor Asks for ‘Full Blown Communism Now’

An editor for BuzzFeed’s UK science section sparked outrage by Tweeting out that her most wanted Christmas gift would be for Britain to go “full communist.” Kelly Oakes, a 20-something London-based employee for BuzzFeed UK, took to Twitter on December

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Reports: Jared Kushner Ordered the Call That Sunk Michael Flynn

Reports in multiple outlets Friday claim White House Advisor and presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner is responsible for directing then-candidate for National Security Advisor Micheal Flynn to make the phone call about which he later lied to the FBI.

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Former Clinton Spokesman Brian Fallon Calls Trump Dossier ‘Money Well Spent’

Former Hillary Clinton spokesman Brian Fallon went on a Twitter tirade late Tuesday in the wake of revelations that the Clinton campaign funded the so-called “Trump dossier” put together by Fusion GPS. He called the investment “money well spent” if it helps FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

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Google Doubles Down on Purging Conservative Speech

Google announced that their monopolistic search engine that controls 87 percent of page views will use its machine learning tool set to assist liberal groups in doubling down on purging conservative speech they consider hate.

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Anthony Scaramucci’s Mistake: Wanting Journalists to Like Him

White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci can be forgiven for succumbing to the same illusion that enchants almost every conservative with a moment in the media spotlight: that journalists might really like you.

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Buzzfeed: CNN Has a Sad After Fake News Scandal

The CNN newsroom is reportedly down in the dumps following the sacking of three employees for publishing a fake news story on the Trump-Russia conspiracy theory, and after James O’Keefe’s exposé on how the network is pushing the false Russia narrative for ratings.

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BuzzFeed HQ Evacuated After Bedbug Infestation

Employees at the internet media company BuzzFeed were asked to go home after their Manhattan headquarters was found to have developed an infestation of bedbugs.