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May 17 2023
The Federalist names and shames ’61 hacks’ who pushed the Russian collusion narrative
While deep state players discount Special Counsel John Durham’s 300-page report on the investigation into Trump-Russia collusion, along with the complicit media, the end result is that the American people were taken for a ride for years by the U.S. intelligence apparatus in furtherance of the best interests of the Democratic Party. Durham found that the FBI and Department of Justice “failed toBizpac Review
Aug 28 2014
Russian Hackers Said to Loot Gigabytes of Big Bank Data
Russian hackers attacked JPMorgan Chase & Co. and at least four other banks this month in a coordinated assault that resulted in the loss of gigabytes of customer data, according to two people familiar with the investigation.
At least one of the banks has linked the breach to Russian state-sponsored hackers, said one of the people. The FBI is investigating whether the attack couldBloomberg
Feb 16 2022
US says Russian hackers have collected intelligence from American defense contractors
Russian government-backed hackers have acquired sensitive information on the development and deployment of US weapons by breaching American defense contractors over the last two years, US security agencies said in a public advisory on Wednesday.
The information gathered is unclassified, but offers "significant insight into US weapons platforms development and deployment timelines," andCNN (Online News)
May 12 2023
South Africa scolds U.S. ambassador over Russian arms claim
South Africa on Friday rebuked the U.S. ambassador in Pretoria over his suggestion that the government of President Cyril Ramaphosa had supplied weapons to Russia over the winter, deepening strains between Washington and an important African partner over the war in Ukraine. The country’s Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) said it had summoned Reuben E. Brigety II,Washington Post
May 18 2023
Russian River Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence blast Dodgers over Pride Night exclusion
The Guerneville chapter of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence is not happy with the Los Angeles Dodgers after the team disinvited the charity group’s Los Angeles members from attending its June 16 Pride Night game after backlash and took back a “Community Hero Award.” In a tweet Wednesday, the Russian River group of the charity organization asked the Dodgers, “What have you done for yourThe Press Democrat
May 15 2023
Mercenary boss Yevgeny Prigozhin "offered to give Ukraine the position of Russian troops"
Yevgeny Prigozhin, leader of the Wagner mercenary group propping up Russia's ramshackle military, reportedly offered to give Russian positions to Ukraine. The claim comes after Prigozhin complained about Russia's military brass, accused it of starving his mercenaries of ammunition, and appeared to suggest that Russian troops mutiny–all in a day's work for the endlessly-ranting Prighozin. ThisBoing Boing
May 20 2023
Washington Post forced to issue several corrections on 'Russian bot' stories following Twitter Files
The Washington Post issued a series of corrections on stories published during the Russiagate saga, a direct result of reporting from the Twitter Files by independent journalist Matt Taibbi.
In January, Taibbi drew attention to Hamilton 68, a "dashboard" that purportedly monitored Russian bot activity and was frequently cited by top Democrats and the media in the height of the Trump-Fox News (Online News)
May 17 2023
‘Russian aircraft won’t land us in the EU’ — Georgians protest upcoming flights with Russia
Four protests have taken place in Georgia’s capital this week against plans to restore flight connections with Russia, with those speaking out expressing concerns over Georgia’s prospects of EU integration, and the country growing closer to Russia. After a first protest outside the parliament on Monday, three protests, attended by thousands in total, were held in Tbilisi on Tuesday, calling onOC Media
May 17 2023
Media rushes to dismiss Durham findings that further debunked beloved Russian collusion narrative
The establishment media is being accused of journalistic "negligence" after rushing to dismiss Special Counsel John Durham’s report that reiterated one of its beloved talking points – that the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election – was bogus all along. Despite the liberal pundits and other members of the press pushing the collusion narrative forFox News (Online News)
May 21 2023
REPORT: Jeffrey Epstein Tried To Blackmail Bill Gates Over Alleged Affair With Russian Bridge Player
Deceased sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein tried to blackmail billionaire and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates with his knowledge of an alleged affair between Gates and a Russian bridge player, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports. Gates met Russian bridge player Mila Antonova in 2010 when she was in her 20s; Epstein met her in 2013, WSJ reported. Epstein later paid for Antonova to attend codingThe Daily Caller