The American journalist has published the compromising evidence on CNN
MOSCOW, 24 Feb — RIA Novosti. American journalist and conservative activist James O’keefe has published 119 hours of recordings of the talks of past and present employees of the TV channel CNN. The record appeared on his Project Veritas website. On it informs Agency associated Press.
Published audio snippets were secretly made by an anonymous source O Keefe in the headquarters of the TV channel in Atlanta in 2009. One of the parts of the records shows that CNN distorted the survey data.
“We don’t know everything recorded on these audio. We listened to only a part of them” — said on the eve O’keefe. He also did not explain what caused such a long delay of compromising, adding that the sources contacted him recently.
On the website activist says it has more than 100 hours of audio recordings. Project Veritas also offered a reward in the amount of ten thousand dollars to anyone who can provide information exposing the dishonesty of the media.
“We will continue to do a kind of new era of journalism, which is characterized by the leak of information in the style of WikiLeaks,” said O’keefe.
The Agency notes that CNN declined to comment.
In his microblog O’keefe reported that the published information came to the President of the United States Donald trump.
Just received confirmation that @realDonaldTrump has seen and heard about the @Project_Veritas @CNN leaks. He said “that’s so cool”!
— James O’keefe (@JamesOKeefeIII) February 23, 2017
“I have just received confirmation that Donald trump had seen and heard about the publication of Project Veritas. He said it was cool!”, — he wrote in Twitter.