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1,000-Member Secretive Progressive
Journalist Group Uncovered

Breitbart´s Big Journalism, by Breitbart News

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/6/2014 2:13:39 PM

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A prominent CNN commentator, the top two political reporters for The Huffington Post, a Reuters reporter, the editor of The Nation magazine, a producer for Al Jazeera America television, a U.S. News & World Report columnist, and approximately two dozen Huffington Post contributors are among the more than 1,000 members of Gamechanger Salon. Founded by leftwing activist Billy Wimsatt, the group is a secretive digital gathering of writers, opinion leaders, activists and political hands who share information, ideas and strategy via a closed Google group. The group’s existence was discovered by Media Trackers through an open records

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Why don´t they quit playing games and just call those "progressives" what they are, Communists. This is certainly not surprising but it is disturbing that they feel the need to be so secretive.

This site is not usually posted here but staff felt info was worth showing.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 8/6/2014 2:34:49 PM     (No. 9955571)

Was this ever a surprise? Any time the topic of media bias is brought up, the claims get shouted down from near and far.

Now we know how.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Doctor P, 8/6/2014 2:53:16 PM     (No. 9955599)

did they coordinate any donations beyond their normal contribution in kind?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: shmowry1, 8/6/2014 2:58:44 PM     (No. 9955605)

This is how the democrats win elections.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: excalgalcg, 8/6/2014 2:59:48 PM     (No. 9955609)

I´m sure the IRS tried to block their formation! s/o

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Reply 5 - Posted by: sardonic, 8/6/2014 3:02:12 PM     (No. 9955616)

Based on the "coincidental" sameness of various talking points in columns "news articles" and blogs on any given subject, is anyone surprised?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 8/6/2014 3:04:06 PM     (No. 9955619)

JournoList, Mach II

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/6/2014 3:07:48 PM     (No. 9955626)

Just 1,000?

Safe bet that these HopenGameChanger members average far higher incomes than non-members and that they are guests on the MSM news shows far more than non-members. And, that the books they write receive far more coverage than non-members, with almost always favorable reviews. Finally, this secret group of Obama cheerleaders surely have more paid speaking assignments, especially on college campuses.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 8/6/2014 3:07:55 PM     (No. 9955627)

Not at all #5.

Their cliches hide in plain sight and I´m amazed that their employers and readers are so willing to pay good money for old rope.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 8/6/2014 3:08:21 PM     (No. 9955628)

No, it´s not a surprise, after all, there is JournoList.

Now, if the TEA partiers --and all those who yearn to save the Republic-- could learn from this, and fight smart, strategically, instead of getting involved in petty squabbles, and trying to oust politicians for whom they do not have a viable challenger, then we´d see some changes begin.

The essential, absolutely essential work to be done is educating the public. There are millions of lofos for a reason: nobody tries to inform and enlighten... EXCEPT the Left.

The Left owns the media, owns entertainment, owns "education", owns "news" (loosely used term).

It´s much harder to educate and enlighten than to propagandize and titillate and rouse and play on emotions.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Fiesta del sol, 8/6/2014 3:10:14 PM     (No. 9955633)

This is where they all decide to ixnay any mention of Benghazi, and any and all mentions of the IRS. 1000 members, that covers all of the network news and major newspapers.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: richwill, 8/6/2014 3:17:03 PM     (No. 9955638)

Will someone please explain what the differences are between Hussein´s regime and the Stalin regime?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 8/6/2014 3:17:11 PM     (No. 9955639)

and the winners are..
let´s have the names of those at, for example, the RedStar of MPLS..
inquiring minds want to know..

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Reply 13 - Posted by: thethirdruffian, 8/6/2014 3:18:28 PM     (No. 9955640)

Sounds like an FEC violation, to me.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: comstock, 8/6/2014 3:21:48 PM     (No. 9955646)

They do the same thing via their closed Google group that organized public action groups (like "Tea Party" groups) do, except that instead of raising money to support candidates they provide incalculable support with their mouths, pens and keyboards.

So they are immune from IRS and FEC scrutiny. How do you put a value on innumerable repetitions of Demon-crat talking points by partisan bigots claiming to be "journalists?" And they complain about PACs. They are worse, because they labor in the shadows perpetuating this fraud.

It seems like the only qualification to get Press Credentials is a pulse.



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Reply 15 - Posted by: curious1, 8/6/2014 3:25:04 PM     (No. 9955653)

Sounds like a good target for hackers...Oh, that´s right, the ´no such agency´ already knows about them but doesn´t consider them a domestic enemy! Birds of a feather.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: MattMusson, 8/6/2014 3:33:32 PM     (No. 9955667)

If they will just do this OPENLY, then it is okay. Then, they can no longer pretend that they do not collude to alter the news.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: kofcfn, 8/6/2014 3:35:39 PM     (No. 9955671)

This is old news. Came out about two years ago.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 8/6/2014 3:40:28 PM     (No. 9955675)

I´m guessing that 1,000 is about 1/1,000,000th of the true number of the members of the media that are actively lie-beral, and who are pushing the lie-beral spin on everything!!!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: BruisedOrange, 8/6/2014 3:44:45 PM     (No. 9955678)

Titillating title, but small potatoes. When you consider the big-picture, national-scale editorial decisions made by progressives in media (contrast coverage of the Christie and Cuomo scandals, for example), this 1,000 member bunch sounds like a mere a sub-group, a social sorority of second-tier progressives, a junior league of left-learned newsies united by a love for macrame.

IMHO, these aren´t the people calling shots behind the curtain. These are just the people who get the call to steam and press the curtains every couple of months.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: earlybird, 8/6/2014 4:02:32 PM     (No. 9955691)

What #20 said. We need a link for assertions like that.

Could #17 be confusing this with the Journolist?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/6/2014 4:10:38 PM     (No. 9955702)

Now if Republicans were smart and we know they are not, they would make this a huge issue. ID everybody in the group and which publications they work for, every time they attack Conservatives they should shout loud that the Journalist making the attack is part of this secret group and should be considered suspect.

I know I´m having a dream and I will wake up.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Newtsche, 8/6/2014 4:19:23 PM     (No. 9955709)

Maybe some of the movers and shakers in this are hard core leftists but the vast majority of these dilettantes are simply useful idiots. They live in a world of bumper stickers, buzz words and cartoons. They´re just better people on a mission from, well, you fill in the blank.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 8/6/2014 4:28:35 PM     (No. 9955716)

Disgraceful ! These people have no ethics or morals.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: F16 guy, 8/6/2014 4:40:35 PM     (No. 9955730)

Remember several years ago the chant of using the word "GRAVITAS?"

It came out of nowhere, had never been used before and has not been used since. Yet one week in 2000, EVERY news station had reporters using the word.

A secretive journalist group is EXACTLY how this s*hit happens.

http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/daily/2007/11/30/gravitas_montage_explains_it_all

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Reply 25 - Posted by: rosefenn, 8/6/2014 4:41:07 PM     (No. 9955731)

"Bilderberger, meet Gamechanger. Ahh, here come the Illuminati! Pull up a chair, everyone! Did anybody hear from the Trilaterals this month? And by the way, Opus Dei, leave the donkey outside, OK?"

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Pros7767, 8/6/2014 4:49:25 PM     (No. 9955750)

The communists have figured out a way to distribute their poison without being prosecuted for treason. It´s called freedom of the press and protected by the Constitution.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 8/6/2014 4:57:03 PM     (No. 9955763)

They don´t really need an "organization" - - secretive or otherwise.

All leftists are mindless robots. They think alike, speak alike, and use the exact same words and phrases - - all the time.

What is there to "organize" about zombie-like conformity?

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Reply 28 - Posted by: jglas, 8/6/2014 5:02:37 PM     (No. 9955782)

So once again the fourth estate becomes the fifth column.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: dudette4freedom, 8/6/2014 6:17:41 PM     (No. 9955893)

Any intelligent person who informs himself and studies history is not affected by any JOurnolist--these little propaganda minister/brainwashers are so transparent, i saw thru them at age 10 watching Walter Cronkite and thinking how or why should I trust him?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Scribelus, 8/6/2014 6:33:18 PM     (No. 9955914)

Disguised in virtual robes and hoods, the Klan rises from the slime that created it.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: mc squared, 8/6/2014 6:34:30 PM     (No. 9955916)

#17; I only remember Journalist

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Lefticide, 8/6/2014 6:56:04 PM     (No. 9955928)

They are the Hamas of the American political system.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: teufelshunde, 8/6/2014 7:42:07 PM     (No. 9955984)

Solutions? There are some very astute and connected people who frequent this site...

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Reply 34 - Posted by: BarryNo, 8/6/2014 7:49:27 PM     (No. 9955992)

The vast Left Wing Conspiracy Leadership. I wouldn´t be surprised, if you traced this back, you would find Soviet sponsored agents from politics, academia, and Hollywood.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Bla Bla, 8/6/2014 8:26:52 PM     (No. 9956028)

I´m encouraged. That´s not a very big tent.

And the fact that they have been discovered may shame some of the MSM networks who pretend they are squarely in the middle of things. At any rate, it informs conservatives who they are!

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Reply 36 - Posted by: wendybird, 8/6/2014 8:37:49 PM     (No. 9956045)

There may be 1,000 members, but they all share the same 1,000 brain cells.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: lana720, 8/6/2014 9:39:04 PM     (No. 9956118)

Their messages against the Republic are soaked up by the last minute, uninformed voters.
They write in lockstep with every word generated by the DNC spin machine.
Would that conservatives could do this but we allow for a difference of opinions.
Freedom of the Press is one thing; collusion, quite another.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 8/6/2014 9:45:08 PM     (No. 9956127)

Isn´t this just Journo-List redoux?

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Reply 39 - Posted by: nvr4get911, 8/6/2014 9:45:20 PM     (No. 9956129)

Breitbart Bigs are always posted here, aren´t they?

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Okie 52, 8/6/2014 10:33:15 PM     (No. 9956167)

Somebody put this in context. I don´t care if all these "thinkers" share their thoughts. Just makes for a tight pattern when hunting them. But...the fact that they share a tight-knit circle jerk? Of course they do. Please tell me what difference, at this point, does it make? They´re all hacks anyway, using the same phraseology, same left bent view. why does this "discovery" matter?

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Reply 41 - Posted by: congar, 8/7/2014 8:37:14 AM     (No. 9956570)

Now we know how Limbaugh can play a tape on a news story where the same exact commentary words are duplicated 20 times by 20 different MSM talking heads. What we don’t know is how many more such organizations exist to coordinate the news.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Pinchem, 8/7/2014 5:02:48 PM     (No. 9957162)

With the expose, and most people know the majority of journalist are communist, I wonder two things.
1. How many people will address the reporters as Comrade or as Communist publically?
2. How many people will now boycott all publications/writers deemed to be Communist?

A few million? Few thousand? Few hundred? Probably me and a third of the Ldotters. Tick tick tick tick.


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It is the stuff that nightmares are made of, and day by day it is getting worse. The Ebola epidemic, says Dr Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organisation (WHO), is now “the greatest peacetime challenge” since the Second World War. Yet her own organisation’s tardiness, partly caused by cuts, together with reductions in--and misuse of--funds elsewhere, are largely responsible for Ebola spiralling out of control. [Snip] It’s just the beginning. At present the numbers of people infected are thought to be doubling in under 30 days--and the blue-chip US Center for Disease Control and Prevention predicts that, if Ebola

28 words that Democrats
really wish President Obama
didn’t say today

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Washington Post, by Chris Cillizza    Original Article
Posted By: Dreadnought- 10/2/2014 10:48:52 PM     Post Reply
President Obama was at Northwestern University on Thursday to deliver an economic speech that, he and his team hoped, would lay out the case for why the public is better off today than they were six years ago -- even if they didn´t feel it in their everday lives. Instead, Obama just gave every Republican ad-maker in the country more fodder for negative ads linking Democratic candidates to him. Here are the four sentences that will draw all of the attention (they come more than two thirds of the way through the speech): "I am not on the ballot this

Ebola is a greater clear and present
threat to America than any terror group -
so why is Obama spending billions bombing
ISIS but only millions blitzing the virus?

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Daily Mail [UK], by Piers Morgan    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 10/4/2014 7:00:30 AM     Post Reply
I’m always sceptical when I hear scare-mongering claims about diseases. From bird flu to SARS, we’re repeatedly told it’s going to be the new Plague that will wipe everyone out and then…it doesn’t. Probably because the scare-mongering itself makes people take it seriously enough to prevent it spreading. But there is something very sinister and frightening about this Ebola outbreak, which has so far infected 7,100 and killed 3,300. [Snip] It’s hard to think of a more cack-handed, dangerously inept response than what transpired in Dallas. Consider what we now know: Thomas Eric Duncan, a 42-year-old Liberian citizen, had been

Michelle Obama: U.S. Has Improved
´By Almost Every Economic Measure´

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Breitbart Big Government, by Warner Todd Huston    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 10/4/2014 10:36:54 AM     Post Reply
In a speech in Boston, First Lady Michelle Obama left behind talk of exercise and school lunches, exchanging it all for bald politics by claiming that under her husband the US economy is now better off "by almost every economic measure." The First Lady appeared at the Strand Theater Friday to stump for Martha Coakley´s campaign for Governor of Massachusetts. Coakley needs help badly, as even in blue, blue Massachusetts, the race between Democrat Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker is essentially a toss up. In her remarks, Obama pushed the President´s newest campaign line that he has saved the economy based on

United Airlines Flight 998 From Brussels
To Newark Liberty Met By Hazmat CDC
Officials – Liberian Father and Daughter*

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Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance    Original Article
Posted By: galloglass- 10/4/2014 3:00:31 PM     Post Reply
Ladies and Gentlemen: Please secure your trays tables and seats into their upright and locked positions, along with any vomit or other Potentially Infectious Materials for our flight staff to pick up as we prepare for arrival to our final destination”…. “And, as always, the staff of United Flight 998 would like to thank you for remaining calm as we transport the Ebola virus to a destination near you”. NEW YORK - A United Airilines flight from Brussels was met by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials today at Newark Liberty International Airport after a passenger on board believed to be from Liberia exhibited possible signs of

Meghan McCain on Secret
Service: ´I hated all of them´

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The Hill (Washington DC), by Judy Kurtz    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/3/2014 12:30:44 AM     Post Reply
Meghan McCain joined the dog pile on the Secret Service this week, saying she’s had “nothing but horrible experiences" with the agency and likening the agents to “glorified mall cops.” The 29-year-old author and television personality, who is also the daughter of former GOP presidential candidate Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), opened up on Pivot’s “TakePart Live” about some of her interactions with the Secret Service. "I have nothing but horrible experiences with the Secret Service,” McCain said. “One of my friends called them glorified mall cops and I don´t think that´s terribly far off. I found them cliquey. I hated

Michelle Obama Won’t Campaign
For Democrats Because She’s Mad
Over Letter About Potatoes

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Daily Caller, by Eric Owens    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 10/4/2014 5:00:34 PM     Post Reply
First lady Michelle Obama believes that Democrats running for Congress eagerly desire her presence on the campaign trail during the run-up to the 2014 midterm elections. However, she has avoided helping some Senate Democrats because she’s mad at them for failing to show adequate support for her deeply unpopular attempt to change people’s diets. The Daily Caller is not making this up. The New York Times has reported it. (Snip) Michelle Obama was also especially furious after nearly a dozen Democrats from states where potatoes are a commercial crop joined Republican lawmakers in opposing a decision by the Obama


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