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PBC News & Comment: Journalist Robert Parry Dies, Major Loss to US Media

Robert Parry, veteran independent investigative reporter and founder of ConsortiumNews, dies at age 68, leaving a legacy of gutsy reporting

--Bob Parry’s son, Nat, posted the news and warm remembrances

--Ray McGovern, former CIA analyst, co-founder of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity and longtime contributor to ConsortiumNews, comments

--in a separate interview with McGovern (released today without any subscription requirements), he says that Nunes memo will shift Russiagate to FBIgate

--latest reported leaks indicate that Trump considered firing Rod Rosenstein, too

--FBI Director Chris Wray finally saw the secret Nunes memo, then forced out his deputy director, Andrew McCabe

--Democrats are pushing for law to limit Trump’s ability to fire Mueller, and Republicans waffle

--NY Times columnist David Leonhardt drafts impeachment charge of obstruction of justice for Trump