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Old Nov 16th 2017, 07:06 PM
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Originally Posted by Tom Palven View Post
Why is CNN, the Associated Press, and other mainstream US media still treating James clapper as an expert celebrity witness when Snowden proved that he lied under oath to the US Senate as described in the Wikipedia link above, and we have no reason to believe a single thing that he says?
http://www.businessinsider.com/trump...poulos-2017-11
Because those same media organizations take their cues from the US Government that considers Snowden a criminal.

Besides, the US media have an equally long history of propping up blatant liars and charlatans - but only if they serve the interests of US rightwing/warmongers/torture-lovers.

As I've said many times, the mass media serves the interests of the rulers against the interest of the ruled. That's the way it has been for a very long time.
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