Recalling CNN’s Fraudulent “Interview” With A Seven Year-Old Syrian Girl

Source: Caitlin Johnstone, Rogue Journalist
by Caitlin Johnstone

“There’s a thread going around on Twitter by Columbia University’s Sophie Fullerton advancing the claim that I have promoted crazy conspiracy theories about child ‘crisis actors’ in Syrian war atrocities. … in her thread she brings up one of the most egregious instances I’ve ever seen of US war propaganda in the mass media, so it’s worth taking some time to unpack her claims here as a public service. Fullerton has written for The Washington Post slamming social media users who travel to Syria and dispute the official mainstream narrative about what’s been happening in that country, and has served as an expert analyst in a Daily Beast hit piece on the progressive Gravel Institute for their scrutiny of US warmongering. So it’s fair to call her a spinmeister on the side of the US empire …” (01/16/23)

https://caitlinjohnstone.com/2023/01/16/recalling-cnns-fraudulent-interview-with-a-seven-year-old-syrian-girl/