You see it all the time, but you might not have heard of it: paid-propoganda-as-news – or as we’ll use the Epoch Times’ abbreviation, PPAN. PPAN is exactly what it sounds like. An interested party pays news outlets piles of cash in order to have them air a biased story. People, corporations, and even countries […]
A Vanity Fair article BY GABRIEL SHERMAN takes a look at the potential impact of the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case. The following are brief excerpts from Sherman’s article with a link to the full report below. Vanity Fair: “IT’S GOING TO BE STAGGERING, THE AMOUNT OF NAMES”: AS THE JEFFREY EPSTEIN CASE GROWS MORE GROTESQUE, […]
Immigration officers report that 3,100 migrants over the past year have made fraudulent claims about their family ties in the U.S., according to NPR. Some migrants who claimed to be minors were actually over 18, and some who claimed to be parents of children were not actually related to them at all, officials report. Border […]
The vast majority of respondents approve of President Trump’s raids on illegal immigrants who have defied court ordered deportation. That’s according to the latest unscientific poll at SharylAttkisson.com. The full results are below. Meantime, vote now on our home page in the new poll. It asks whether you think Trump will win or lose in […]
Live from Puerto Rico on shoots for Full Measure Season 5, Sharyl, producer Daniel Steinberger and photographer Bryan Barr are up to their chins in protests, hurricane recovery and the efforts to patrol the U.S. Caribbean border.
Sensational news headlines after the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Trump-Russia collusion often missed the mark. That’s according to an investigation by RealClear Investigations entitled: “CrowdStrikeOut: Mueller’s Own Report Undercuts Its Core Russia-Meddling Claims.” Further examination of the Mueller report, according to RealClear Investigations, shows that the sensationalist headlines don’t hold up […]
A trade group that represents more than 200 chemical companies will spend over $150,000 in July to support five senators up for reelection next year. That’s according to OpenSecrets.org, which tracks political campaign spending. OpenSecrets.org lists the five senators as: Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska), Chris Coons (D-Del.), Bill Cassidy (R-La.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.) and Mike Rounds (R-S.D.). The American […]
Our latest poll at SharylAttkisson.com asked about President Trump’s executive order that would count noncitizens without using the census. An overwhelming majority of respondents say they support the executive order. Full results of the poll are below: Do you support President Trump’s executive order to count non-citizens? Yes (95%) No (4%) Unsure (1%) Leave me […]