Full Frontal Nerdity
- Sep 19, 2018
- SL Rez
- Joined SLU
- Nov 2003
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Earlier, the New York Times released a story saying that whistleblower at the center of the Ukraine scandal is a CIA agent who was posted at the White House previously. This happened the same day audio leaked of Trump saying that the whistleblower is like a spy and implying he or she should be killed. There has been strong blowback against NT for irresponsible journalism that puts a life at risk.
Right-wing activists Jack Burkman and Jacob Wohl are offering $50,000 for information about the whistleblower, presumably, so they can doxx him/her and wage an all-out attack against the person. Meanwhile, The New York Times is being blamed for doing the work for them. The site “Task & Purpose”...
The whistle-blower, a C.I.A. officer detailed to the White House at one point, first expressed his concerns anonymously to the agency’s top lawyer.