The WJC blog's " about " page touts its previous efforts at publicizing conspiracy theories over Foster's death:. Fake or misleading stories became far more prevalent during the 2016 campaign because of social media.
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There's no evidence on the WJC website that it actually does any of this sort of training of "citizen journalists.
Just The Facts" -- then goes on to cite claims by WND columnist Janet Folger Porter that even it admits "may be convoluted, but it is well-worth examining" -- that Obama's visit to Pakistan in 1981 somehow proves he's not an American citizen because "No record of Obama holding an American passport prior to the one he received once becoming a U.
The Western Center for Journalism is a vigorous watchdog that keeps a check on government abuse and the media. If Brown's WJC refuses to offer "quality journalism" at home by avoiding full transparency about its activities, personnel and funding, why should anyone trust the garbage it hurls at Obama?
Right-wing haters like Brown and the WJC have decided that the birth certificate will be to Obama as Farah and Ruddy decided Vince Foster was to Clinton -- a crude conspiratorial cudgel around which to rally like-minded haters. Email list managed by MailChimp. According to its archives, blog posts began sporadically last September, but the blogging efforts have ramped up over the past few months.
The article was shared over 120,000 times. More than two decades have passed since that NBC segment aired. This included buying full-page ads in major newspapers reproducing Ruddy's work and co-producing a video about the Foster investigation with Ruddy. It also believes that informed public debate requires quality journalism and reporting. The Center is currently headed by conservative political operative Floyd G.
Both Western Journalism and Conservative Tribune are certified by Facebook as bonafide news providers. Media Matters Action Network. Media Journalism. In addition, the Center trains individuals to become "Citizen Journalists" and bloggers. From SourceWatch. Either way, with the election of Trump, Floyd Brown—and his websites—may soon become more influential.
Now that there's a Democrat in the Oval Office again, guess who's back? Kennedy, Jr.