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Dec 11, 2017

CNN corrects ‘fake news’ story about Donald Trump and WikiLeaks

CNN has played into President Donald Trump's 'fake news' narrative by cocking up a story about his relationship with WikiLeaks.

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

In a humiliating mistake for the network, CNN has had to correct a news story it ran hard on Friday, claiming that WikiLeaks offered the Trump campaign access to damaging emails before they were published on their site.

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3 thoughts on “CNN corrects ‘fake news’ story about Donald Trump and WikiLeaks

  1. Sleuth

    CNN has played into President Donald Trump’s ‘fake news’ narrative by cocking up a story about his relationship with WikiLeaks.

    So when it comes to the fake news department, the score is Trump & Co. 10,000 +, CNN 3.

  2. mikeb

    How many retractions have Fox “news” or Breitbart etc provided?

  3. AR

    There is a huge difference between sloppy and serially lying, like when the Drumpfster’s lips move.