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PBC News & Comment: Secret British Operation Aims to Influence Americans

Max Blumenthal continues to expose Britain’s “Integrity Initiative” which fights “Russian disinformation” with British disinformation, now being imported to the US….--read the new report here

--in new, in-depth interview, investigator Derek Seidman explains how lobbyist Lucy Gikovich influenced key decisions by former CA Gov. Jerry Brown

--investigative journalist Beau Hodai shares blockbuster report on vigilante border patrol funded by billionaire Warren Buffet’s son, Howard. Part 1 is here and Part 2 is here

--in McAllen, Texas for border wall photo op, Trump claims he never said Mexico would pay for a wall, and repeats threat to declare emergency

--at Truthout, legal scholar Marjorie Cohn says that would be unconstitutional

--Listener Fred shares clips from 1958 cowboy movie “Trackdown” which features a con man named Trump…watch it here

--billionaire Tom Steyer won’t run for prez, kicks in another $40 million to impeach Trump

--Listener Jerry in Italy notes that Greenwald says we should call American billionaires oligarchs, as Sens. Warren and Sanders slam the rich

--in Cairo, shameless Mike Pompeo rejects Obama’s 2009 speech that expressed shame for the impacts of US policy

--Turkey renews threat to slaughter Kurds in Syria

--US ramps up bombing raids in Syria after Trump’s retreat tweet

--Lady Gaga apologizes to R. Kelly accusers for musical collaboration

--AOC slams Daily Caller for fake nude photo