Peter Strzok in Congress

The FBI’s “Media Leak Strategy” is Information Laundering

The FBI has a “media leak strategy” — they leak misinformation to the press as “anonymous sources,” and use the articles as proof their lies are true. This abuse of the system allows them to circumvent protections against undue search and seizure, obtain illegal warrants and wiretaps, and more — all because their target is a political opponent

Sustained Moral Panic

Sustained Moral Panic: The Weapon of a Dying News Media

Though often used to describe years-long processes of society-wide concern, moral panics in and of themselves are relatively volatile and short-lived. They can only last as long as the media and policy-makers can hold the public’s attention; but when multiple topics of concern are connected together under an umbrella of politics or ideology, a sustained moral panic can be carried out for years.

Peter Strzok

Strzok Has Been Fired, But Not Over Text Messages

FBI Deputy Director David Bowdich has fired agent Peter Strzok, but contrary to the Washington Post article’s assertion, it wasn’t because of text messages. The article provides no evidence for the assertion; but this hasn’t stopped every media outlet in…