Tag: alternative media

FBI launches open attack on ‘foreign’ alternative media outlets challenging US foreign policy

Under FBI orders, Facebook and Google removed American Herald Tribune, an alternative site that publishes US and European writers critical of US foreign policy. The bureau’s justification for the removal was dubious, and it sets a troubling precedent for other critical outlets.

By Gareth Porter

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Washington Post promotes shadowy website accusing 200 publications of being Russian propaganda plants

The Washington Post promoted a blacklist by the shady anonymous group PropOrNot, which smears alternative media websites as “Russian propaganda” while listing US government-funded outlets as “allies”

By Max Blumenthal / AlterNet’s Grayzone Project

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