CNN: Trump Can't 'Kill More Americans Because He's Not President'
March 30th, 2021 9:59 AM
On New Day, CNN political analyst Josh Rogin responds to Trump's critical comments about CNN's documentary "Covid Wars," and in particular his criticism of Fauci and Birx. Rogin is apparently delighted by Trump's de-platforming, and mockingly says: "He’s free to put out whatever statements and whatever social media platforms haven’t banned him."Rogin then gets really vicious, saying:…
CNN Finally Acknowledges Theory COVID Outbreak Linked to Lab in China
March 14th, 2021 9:49 AM
On Tuesday's New Day show, CNN finally admitted that the Donald Trump administration might have been on to something in claiming that the COVID-19 virus likely originated in a lab in China rather than at a wet market.
AP’s Expanded Connection With Chinese State Media Concerns Congress
December 27th, 2018 10:49 PM
One of the foundations in America is the need for a free press that is not unduly influenced by outside interests, which can range from influential people to corporations or governments. However, several members of Congress fear that concept is in danger of being greatly diminished due to an expanded “relationship” between the Associated Press and Xinhua, China’s largest state-…
Dumb: Journalists Lash Out at Sanders Asking What They're Thankful For
November 20th, 2017 4:49 PM
On Monday afternoon, some journalists provided another small nail in the coffin of the media’s credibility when they lost collective minds on Twitter over White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders asking reporters to share what they’re most thankful for this Thanksgiving. Sanders still allowed reporters to ask questions and most responded with thoughtful answers, but a…
CNN's Baldwin Presses Finney on Hillary Campaign's Conspiracy Theory
January 21st, 2016 7:52 PM
Brooke Baldwin pursued Hillary Clinton flack Karen Finney on Thursday's CNN Newsroom over her campaign's conspiracy theory that the intelligence community's inspector general purposely leaked the latest revelation about the highly-classified information on Mrs. Clinton's server. When Finney cited unnamed officials who alleged that the I.G. "unfairly targeted Hillary Clinton,…
Victim of Rapist Hillary Defended: She 'Took Me Through Hell'; Will Br
June 20th, 2014 5:35 PM
Josh Rogin of The Daily Beast has an arresting exclusive today: an interview with the woman whose rapist Hillary Clinton successfully defended as a criminal defense attorney in the mid 1970s. "In a long, emotional interview with The Daily Beast, she accused Clinton of intentionally lying about her in court documents, going to extraordinary lengths to discredit evidence of the rape, and…
Daily Beast: Syria Likely Used Chemical Weapons in January; Obama 'Sti
February 20th, 2014 3:16 PM
Kudos to the Daily Beast for reporting this story. Don't hold your breath for the network news outlets to pick up on it and doggedly pursue it.
In an exclusive published at the website today, Josh Rogin and Noah Shachtman explain how there's credible evidence that regime of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad may have used chemical weapons in January 2014, something that U.S. intelligence…
Daily Beast: Obama Administration Refused to Send Gas Masks to Syrian
August 29th, 2013 7:05 PM
"The Obama administration has refused to send gas masks and other chemical-weapons protection gear to Syrian opposition groups, despite numerous requests dating back more than a year and until the reported chemical-weapons attack that struck the Damascus suburbs August 21," Josh Rogin of The Daily Beast reported earlier today. What's more, it wasn't for lack of supply, as…
Foreign Officials Bewildered That Many U.S. States Don't Check for ID
November 9th, 2012 4:03 PM
As part of a program run by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems, representatives of over 60 emerging democracies from around the world were sent to the observe and report on how the election works in this country.
What they saw left them concerned at worst and puzzled at best at the way American elections are run, leaving gaping-wide holes through which voter fraud can be…
Three Days After Denouncing Child Soldier 'Slavery', Obama Waived Sanc
October 3rd, 2012 10:59 AM
"When a little boy is kidnapped" and forced to become a child soldier, "that's slavery," President Obama noted in a September 25 speech at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York City. Yet a mere three days later, the president waived-- for the third year in a row, no less -- U.S. sanctions on countries that use child soldiers, including Libya, where, as you may have…
More Obama Reelect-Presumptive Coverage at the Politico: 'America's Ne
September 30th, 2012 8:55 AM
Does anyone remember anybody in the establishment press speculating over who might hold Cabinet positions during a second Bush 43 term in the fall of 2004 without qualifying it with "if Bush is reelected"? Neither do I.
But at the Politico on Thursday, the closest Josh Ragin got in an item found at the web site's "The Cable" section speculating on whether John Kerry or…