It does not stop. Those who present ‘fake news’ and dishonourable political platform project their deficiencies upon others. I am frequently reminded of John Lamb Lash’s work Not In His Image and how the archonic approach is to always replicate because they cannot originate and they use the technique of inverting the truth. Dean Baquet would seem to be another in that mold.
O’Keefe Response: NYT Exec Editor Calls Him “despicable,” Says Veritas Videos, “damaging”
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…. the above says all you need to know, assuming you have some awareness of what truth and credibility is.