Stunning hoax continues

Stunning hoax continues

PE Bias Grade : F

By: Allen Nitschelm on December 5, 2019 | Article Review

This is a review of the following Boston Globe Article:
Article Title White House backs aide who pushed white nationalist ideas
Date 12/01/2019
Article Link Boston Globe ( Page A4 )
Syndicated From Washington Post
Journalist David Nakamura
Article Summary

White House supports Stephen Miller despite character assassination, so media dusts off Charlottesville hoax narrative.

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The Boston Globe continues to falsely report President Trump’s Charlottesville remarks. This is a false narrative that after repeated use can now be called a hoax. It has been repeated so much by the media and their talking heads that people accept it as truth. Yet if you watch a five-minute video in which Trump makes his remarks, you can see the whole thing is a total fabrication. Here is the video:

Just to recap, there was a rally planned in Charlottesville by people who were against removing historical statues. I think Robert E. Lee was depicted in one of them. Anyway, the rally attracted all sorts of other people, including some individuals or groups associated with white supremacy. They may have had other reasons for wanting to keep the Lee statue on display. But the original rally was about preserving history, and to those people (and those who wanted to remove the statues), President Trump said there were fine people on both sides. He specifically excluded the “white supremacists” from those supportive remarks.

I have done several articles on this hoax and I would refer you to the one in which candidate Joe Biden announces his candidacy and uses this false narrative as a pretext for running. If you wonder how the media’s biases can be used for bad purposes, here is a great example. Their false reporting has led a top presidential candidate to run for office based on Trump being a “racist.” Here is the link, which includes the transcript of Trump’s words:

So after all this reporting, the media still refuses to correctly report this information, instead preferring to charge President Trump with being a racist. This vile accusation is based on this hoax report. That it continues is outrageous.

Today’s reference is a bit unusual. It quotes a “former aide to Senator Marco Rubio” who uses the Charlottesville reference, which the journalist then writes “referring to the president’s remark that there were ‘very fine people on both sides’ of a deadly white supremacist march in Virginia in 2017.”

It is also unusual that the character assassination of President Trump using this false hoax is contained within the character assassination story of Stephen Miller. The Globe first attacked Miller a week or two ago, and we wrote about that as well. This article is a follow-up, and since Miller has been called a white supremacist, might as well get Trump in on it too. Two birds of a feather, I guess. Here is our commentary on the first Miller article:

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