More and more connections appear to be connecting billionaire Jeffery Epstein and his “fixer” Ghislane Maxwell to Israeli intelligence. Not the least of which is the connection to Maxwell’s father, Robert Maxwell who was himself widely believed to be a Mossad agent and was given
Labor Secretary Alex Acosta gave a press conference on Wednesday regarding his conduct as prosecutor during billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein’s “sweetheart deal.” Acosta has no plans to resign and claims that the terms of the deal were harsher than they might have been and that
Ben Swann explains how Facebook’s new cryptocurrency Libra is not actually decentralized and has been established with a 10 Million dollar “pay to play” scheme for governence of the coin by Fourtune 500 companies. See Also: (Ben Swann) – Ben Swann ON: South Dakota “Riot
There is a new bipartisan interest on Capitol Hill in breaking up tech titans like Amazon, Facebook, Apple and Google’s parent company Alphabet, by examining if they are breaching anti-trust laws. Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins In Question to discuss. See Also: (Ben Swann) –
At the 2019 International Conference on the Future of Asia, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Bin Mohamad proposed moving toward a gold-backed common Asian currency. Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins Scottie Nell Hughes to point out that the last national leader to propose a continent-wide alternative
Tech and retail giant Amazon wants to provide in-home services to people in state-of-the art apartments—whether you want them or not. Investigative journalist Ben Swann unpacks this development with RT America’s Manila Chan.
US emergency aid to Venezuela has been re-routed to neighboring Colombia, as President Nicolas Maduro is still uneasy over allowing it in following the failed coup. The National Disaster Agency announced that they would be giving aid to millions of Venezuelan migrants who have fled
China produces 90 percent of the world’s rare earth elements. About 1000 pounds of such materials are used to build a single F-35 jet. Were China to limit their export to the US, it could have devastating consequences to the US military.
In San Francisco, local lawmakers are pushing for a new ban on the use of facial recognition software in the state of California, as their own municipality will become the first to prohibit police from using this technology without a warrant.
Ben Swann discusses Pentagon and CIA creating tech giants and then buying its services.
The Truth In Media Project has released the first segment of its latest Truth In Media episode: Big Pharma, The FDA & Health Propaganda. The first segment of this episode, Big Pharma’s Influence Over The FDA, examines how the pharmaceutical industry exerts heavy influence over
According to the IMF, Venezuela’s hyperinflation will reach 10 million percent this year due to the sanctions implemented by the Obama and Trump administrations. However there are reports that Venezuela is in talks with Russia on how to settle a trade agreement, ditching the US
Department of Homeland Security is now warning that drone maker DJI could pose a “risk” to U.S. national security through its consumer drones. Ben Swann weighs in on how these claims by the U.S. government just don’t make sense.
From foreign policy to domestic affairs the U.S. has an undeniable savior complex, Tyrel Ventura is joined by Rick Sanchez and Ben Swann to discuss.
Ben Swann breaks down today’s new conference between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russia’s Foreign Minister Segey Lavrov as they discuss U.S. military action possibly against Iran, the situation in Venezuela and both Russia and the United States meddling in one another’s elections.
Chelsea Manning was released from prison yesterday after two months in custody for refusing to testify before a grand jury on the case surrounding WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. But her legal battles don’t end there. Another subpoena has been issued that will land her in
Jennifer Newstead, currently serving as legal adviser to the US State Department, is joining Facebook as its new general counsel. Newstead is known as co-author and passionate advocate of the controversial USA PATRIOT Act. Meanwhile Facebook has launched “CheckYourFact.com,” associated with the George Soros and
CNN and MSNBC in complete meltdown over Barr News Conference and Muller report and the finding of no collusion with Russia and no obstruction. These networks are so emotionally invested in this storyline which they have pushed for the past two years, that they are
Ben Swann explains why and discusses media “grotesque” behavior in applauding Assange’s arrest.
A group of American hackers who once worked for US intelligence agencies including the NSA helped the United Arab Emirates spy on journalists in the UAE, Britian and the United States, a new report by Reuters found. “Project Raven” was originally created in 2009 to
A high level source within the Ecuadorian state has told @WikiLeaks that Julian Assange will be expelled within “hours to days”
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has penned an Op-ed encouraging governments around the world to take more control of the internet. But when it comes to Facebook, Zuckerberg’s comments are self-serving. Ben Swann interviews conservative commentator Steve Malzberg and RT Producer Brent Jabbour.
The tragic comedy known as Russiagate is slowly becoming a part of history. The resistance continues to resist Trump, but clearly the president has the wind at his back. Now is the time for a great reckoning. What are the lessons to be learned? And
Mueller Report is complete and finds there was no collusion between President Trump, his family or the Trump Campaign and the Russian government. So is there any chance there will be accoutability for media who pushed the Trump/Russia collusion narrative for over 2 years?
Roberto Marrero – an attorney and chief of staff for self proclaimed president – Juan Guaido was taken into custody following a pre-dawn raid on his home Thursday. Part 1 See Also: (Ben Swann) – BREAKING: Citigroup Sells $1 Billion Venezuelan Gold, To ReCoup Loan
According to Russ Tice, a former senior NSA intelligence analyst who had previously worked with the US Air Force, Office of Naval Intelligence and Defense Intelligence Agency, the latest claim that the NSA was rolling up phone surveillance beggared belief. See Also: (Ben Swann) –
Not all vaccines are safe for all people, at all ages, in all quantities. Full stop! There is no question that scientifically and medically, that statement can proven with ample evidence. In fact, U.S. taxpayers have compensated the families of vaccine injured children to the
Unpublished footage obtained by The New York Times and previously released tapes — including footage released by the Colombian government, which has blamed President Nicolas Maduro for burning U.S. aid trucks headed for Venezuela shows that a Molotov cocktail thrown by an anti-government protester was
Chelsea Manning, an anti-secrecy activist and former U.S. Army intelligence analyst whose release of classified information to WikiLeaks in 2010 sparked worldwide controversy over transparency in the military and whistleblower protections, was taken into custody at a federal court on Friday after a federal judge
Reality Check, Representative Omar did not accuse Jews of having an allegiance to Israel, she questioned the motivation of lawmakers who are not Jewish from both sides of the political isle who have unquestioned support of, not Jews, but of the nation and government of
Rick Sanchez discusses foreclosures in New York and a concurrent slowdown of mortgage applications in California. Are these isolated developments or do they spell doom for the US economy? Then investigative journalist Ben Swann weighs in, pointing at similar issues affecting regions throughout the country.
Former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle reportedly sealed a deal with the streaming service Netflix last year. Now ESPN, MTV and FX veterans are expected to join Obama’s new production team. RT America’s Manila Chan chats with investigative journalist Ben Swann.
Is the U.S. military under the Trump administration about to forcibly create regime change in Venezuela? For months I have been saying that would not happen but now, all signs seem to be pointing to this reality… that the U.S. is going to claim, just
Sex crimes and allegations have dominated headlines with billionaires Bob Kraft and John Childs for soliciting prostitution and new reports concerning the prosecution’s mishandling of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein’s sex-trafficking case. All three men are well-connected and major political donors. Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins RT
A bill to collect DNA and allow Arizona state agencies to use it for various purposes has been amended to only require DNA from healthcare workers. But investigative journalist Ben Swann raises concerns the amended bill still violates human rights. He chats with RT America’s
JPMorgan Chase has become the first US bank to test its own digital currency. Investigative journalist Ben Swann says true cryptocurrency takes away power from traditional financial institutions. He speaks with RT America’s Manila Chan.
CNN, Facebook and U.S. funded German Marshall are working together to selectively censor pages on Facebook. The latest, 3 pages which get funding from Russian government but have not broken any Facebook rules.
Isegoria founder and CEO Ben Swann presented at the North American Bitcoin Conference in January, explaining how the Isegoria platform aims to empower both content creators and consumers by utilizing a transformative method of how media is created, funded and transmitted to the public.
President Trump is expected to sign an executive order on Monday launching the American Artificial Intelligence (AI) initiative which outlines “bold, decisive actions to ensure that AI continues to be fueled by American ingenuity, reflects American values and is applied for the benefit of the
Ben Swann ON: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Smeared by NBC as “Putin Puppet” simply because she against the U.S. involvement in Syria and wants to end this new “Cold War”. Ben Swann explains that Rep. Gabbard is the only current candidate for President who against continued
Companies that do genetic testing are trying to profit off your DNA by selling it to law enforcement agencies, investigative journalist Ben Swann tells RT’s Manila Chan.
An investigation has revealed that police in South Carolina have been seizing cash and property from people they stopped or pulled over between 2014-2016. They are estimated to have made $17 million dollars off of these seizures. Investigative Journalist Ben Swann weighs in this scandal
Published on Feb 5th, 2019 – Ben Swann
MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow went on a conspiratorial rant on Wednesday night where she insinuated that Russia or China “could shut down the power grid” during the deadly cold snap currently experienced by large swaths of the US and engaged in blatant fearmongering and shoddy journalism.
Journalist Ben Swann explains why a startup called “NewsGuard” is making us ask ‘who guards the guards.’ Turns out, Newsguard is run by a collection of NeoCons and NeoLibs who are working to block access to independent media.
Ben Swann breaks down a little known group called the Integrity Initiative which is attempting to propagandize U.S. citizens through something called “clusters.”
Did the FBI want the optics of arresting a Trump associate over Russiagate, despite no mention of Russia in a 24-page indictment of Roger Stone? That’s what investigative journalist Ben Swann tells RT America’s Manila Chan. See Also: (Ben Swann) – Ben Swann ON: Breaking,
Ben Swann talks about about Newsguard, now bundled with Microsoft’s built-in Edge browser, and how it claims to protect the public from fake news.
Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins Manila Chan to talk about France fining Google €50 million for violating EU privacy laws. They discuss Google’s practices of location tracking, whether or not users can “opt out,” and if laws like these could be enacted in the US.
Investigative journalist Ben Swann says people trust local TV news more, even though local news stations are becoming less relevant. Facebook is taking advantage of this gap by creating “branded content,” Swann tells RT America’s Manila Chan.
Yellow Vest protests continue to rock France despite the government’s attempts at appeasing demonstrators. Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins News.Views.Hughes to discuss the protests and what’s behind the muted western media coverage thereof. They also discuss the looming Brexit vote in the UK House of
A bug has been found in Google’s search engine that can alter or manipulate search results. Manila speaks with Investigative Journalist Ben Swann on the dangers of misinformation through security breaches like these. swann
Investigative Journalist Ben Swann discusses the scandal that is the Integrity Initiative, a covert organization backed by the British government.
Democratic donor Ed Buck is in the news again after a black man was found dead due to an overdose at his house in West Hollywood. Another young black man by the name of Gemmel Moore died in his home 18 months ago, however Buck
Authorities have discovered the location of a mass grave containing the bodies of 34 Ethiopian migrants murdered by Islamic State militants in Libya. The victims are those seen being shot and beheaded in a 2015 Islamic State propaganda video. Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins to
Saudi authorities are seeking the death penalty for five of the twelve suspects currently on trial for the death of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. But is all of this simply an attempt for the Saudi crown prince to move on from this case?
Netflix removed an episode of “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj” in Saudi Arabia after the government said the show violated a state anti-cybercrime law. The episode was a critical of the Saudi government’s involvement in the death of columnist Jamal Khashoggi and the war in
Ben Swann explains how the Founder of New Knowledge and Hamilton68 conducted a false flag disinformation campaign against Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore See Also: (Ben Swann) – Judge Rules That Google Can Collect Biometric Data Without Consent Judge rules that Google can collect facial
During the continued government shutdown over the border wall, Ben Swann asks how big of an issue this really is.
The Cyber Security company, New Knowledge, which penned a Senate report about Russian social media operations in the 2016 election, reportedly worked with another company, American Engagement Technologies to run a disinformation campaign against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore
With Trump pulling troops out of Syria, here’s a reminder of how those so called “Syrian Rebels” were actually Al Qaeda and Isis Jihadists See Also: (Ben Swann) – Reality Check Rewind: Pentagon Paid Millions to PR Firm To Create Iraq Propaganda Videos Did the
The arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver by Canadian authorities at the request of the U.S. is raising a number of questions about cyber security. But how would the U.S. respond if Apple CEO Tim Cook were arrested in Beijing?
Relotius was also awarded journalist of the year by CNN but now admits to faking important details and even creating characters in his stories.
Trump Foundation agrees to dissolve but why isn’t the media talking about the other foundations like the Clinton Foundation or the foundations set up by Goldman Sachs as well?
Fact-checkers from organizations like Snopes and the AP want to cut ties with Facebook because they say the company is unresponsive and doesn’t truly care about “fake news”. But is that true? Swann explains why those “Fact-Checkers” themselves may not be trustworthy.
With a vote to end the U.S. funding of the Saudi war in Yemen moving foward in the Senate, Republicans in the House hid an amendment in the Farm Bill this week to prevent a similar vote in their chamber. But that attempt would have
The Yellow Vest protests in France have only received a small amount of media coverage in the U.S. and there may be good reason for it. Is the fact that these protests began over a Carbon Fuel Tax and have spread to general dissatisfaction with
Google CEO Sundar Pichai in the Hot Seat Over Privacy, China Search Engine and Censoring Conservative Searches.
Published on Dec 11th, 2018 – Ben Swann
Over the past few days the media has rewritten the life and legacy of George H.W. Bush as one of a peaceful man who sought peace at every turn and was, as many are calling him, a dove. But the reality of Bush’s legacy is
Journalist Ben Swann discusses U.S. Congress attempting to reassert its war-power control from the president and why their attempts to block Saudi funding for the continued war in Yemen is being made for all the wrong reasons.
Published on Dec 3rd, 2018
Ben Swann goes in depth on the Miami Herald story, shedding light on the sweetheart deal billionaire Jeffrey Epstein was given by prosecutors when in fact, dozens of his reportedly under-age victims were never given justice.
Independent media is being purged from social media platforms at an alarming rate. Facebook has been banning pages with millions of fans and followers for no stated reason. Twitter has already been shadow banning content creators for years but is now outright banning dissenting voices
Google believes their censored search engine in China could have broad benefits around the world. That coming from a memo that the CEO of google reportedly sent to six U.S. Senators. Is Google outright stating that its mission is to control the information flow globally?
A crowd of nearly 7,000 migrants are moving from Honduras, currently in Mexico and on their way to the U.S. border. President Trump says he will not allow them in and the situation is once again becoming a huge political debate over immigration. But immigration
Could the death of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi lead to Congress blocking a $110 Billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia? If so, tens of thousands of lives in Yemen might be saved. Lets give it a Reality Check.
Stop providing billions of dollars to Afghan security forces if those forces are sexually abusing young boys. Seems like a pretty reasonable idea… and yet that effort was blocked in the U.S. Senate. Who would continue to provide billions of dollars to security forces when
The FDA has failed to convince the DEA to schedule Kratom as a Schedule 1 drugs so instead, they are employing a strategy to ban it state by state and the State of Ohio is leading the charge. But once again, the claims being made
800 Facebook pages purged in one day for posting “political content”, including the Free Thought Project, the Anti-Media, Police the Police, Press For Truth and hundreds of others. It is the largest single purge so far and yet this attack on independent media has been
A new report finds that the U.S is reponsible for more than 3,300 civilian deaths in Syria since 2014. Meanwhile, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo continues to back Saudi caused genocide in Yemen. Lets give it all a Reality Check.
The circus that has surrounded the Bret Kavanaugh nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court has been drowned out by 36 year old, uncorroborated accusations of sexual harassment. But the truth is that Kavanaugh’s record demonstrates that he is not a constitutionalist and has acted as
Rachel Mitchell, the Arizona sex crimes prosecutor who questioned Christine Blasey Ford before the Senate Judiciary Committee has released a lengthy memo detailing why she believes Ford is not a credible accuser. We take a look in this Reality Check. swa
Apple’s new terms of service state that the company will now review your phone calls and emails for purpose of assigning you a “trust score”. The Trust Score, Apple says is meant to protect against fraud, but what is it truly about?
The TSA is running a surveillance program called “Quiet Skies” that involves monitoring people in airports who have not committed a crime or who are not on any watch list, but who are acting suspiciously. Just wait until you hear the criteria and how unsuccessful
The fourth nail in the social media coffin of Alex Jones came when Twitter forever banned the Infowars founder and host. But it is why Twitter suspended Jones that we should pay attention to, because it affects every one of us. Are social media companies
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders continues to push against Amazon and specifically what he sees as a perverse economy being created by the worlds richest man, Jeff Bezos. Sanders has now introduced a plan called “The Stop Bezos Act”. This plan would require that companies like
A nearly two year old document reportedly issued by Media Matters for America lays out a plan for “defeating Trump” and Republicans over the next four years. But is this strategy actually responsible for the social media purge which only protects establishment “left” and “right”
It has been 17 years since the attacks of September 11, 2001. 5 years ago I covered the story of a group called Re-Think 9-11. The summary of that report in which I pointed out then and still point out today is that now, 17
Colin Kaepernick is the face of Nike’s new 30th anniversary “Just Do It” campaign. There has been a lot of backlash on social media and against NIKE stocks over the phrase “Believe in something, even if it costs you everything.” So will Nike actually stay
Once again the U.S. government is supporting and funding Al Qaeda fighters, this time in Yemen. It is something we have seen before in Libya and Syria. So why does this continue to happen? Is it because the “War on Terror” is just a farce
A new white paper claims that the FDA’s claims that Kratom is a dangerous and even deadly substance are nothing more than junk science. Let’s give it a Reality Check.
Are the U.S. and Israeli governments helping to dictate which pages are purged from Facebook and social media? Could that explain why Venezuelan news channel Telesur has been removed from the site?
In the past 48 hours two people associated with President Trump and his 2016 campaign have made major headlines. The President’s former attorney Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations while at almost the exact same moment, the Trump Campaign’s former chairman Paul Manafort
Over the past few weeks Florida Sen. Bill Nelson has made an incredible claim that Russians have hacked into Florida’s voting machines and “have free reign to move about”. But is there any evidence that this claim is true? Lets give it a Reality Check.
Twitter has lit up with claims that a Green Party candidate is to blame for the loss of a Democratic Congressional candidate in Ohio’s 12 District. But did the Green Party candidate play spoiler? If he did, is that actually a problem? Lets give it
The head of the NSA says that the United States is engaged in a war of “weaponized information” with China and Russia… but what about the fact that it is legal for the U.S. government to propagandize its own people? Lets give it a Reality
FBI documents now prove that Christopher Steele, the author of the infamous “Steele Dossier” was being paid by the FBI just before he went to work for Fusion GPS. What else is the FBI not telling us about the “Trump-Russia Investigation”? Let’s give it a