Naked Capitalism threatens to sue Washington Post for ‘fake news’ defamation

Even as I reblog this post, the salvos against free speech are getting noisier and more formidable. As reported by independent commentator Paul Watson, the European Union is insisting that Twitter, YouTube and Facebook censor “illegal hate speech” within 24 hours. That is a term hopelessly entangled with so-called “fake news,” which, as we have seen, encompasses perfectly legitimate, well-researched content, of which FOTM is one example. Also, see this.

Fellowship of the Minds

In the 2016 presidential election, the MSM abandoned all pretense at objective journalism by going whole-hog for for Hillary Clinton and the Democrat Party. See:

Having abandoned the pursuit of truth, it should not surprise that the MSM’s rigged polls and reports of an inevitable Hillary victory proved to be very wrong. Instead, the media who actually were reporting the truth are the Alternative or Independent Media, including little “nobody” blogs like Fellowship of the Minds (FOTM).

For that reason, after the election, Democrats and their willing accomplices in the media turned their fury at the Alt-Media. Washington Post led the attack.

On November 24, 2016, Washington Post  — the newspaper that once was renown for its…

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