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James Kirchick and the Radical Alt-Left

Jack Kerwick, James Kirchick’s latest article at The Daily Beast—“The Jews Begging to Join the Alt-Right”—is a ramshackle assemblage of non sequiturs, ad hominem attacks, and strawman fallacies that Kirchick, himself a Jew, tries to pass off as a reasoned argument. The first thing of which to take note is that at the core of

Intercept: Clinton Fan Made #FakeNews That MSNBC Personalities Spread to Discredit Wikileaks

Glenn Greenwald,|The Intercept Those who most loudly denounce Fake News are typically those most aggressively disseminating it. THE PHRASE “FAKE NEWS” has exploded in usage since the election, but the term is similar to other malleable political labels such as “terrorism” and “hate speech”; because the phrase lacks any clear definition, it is essentially useless except as