Operation Mockingbird was an alleged Cold War operation where the CIA manipulated the media for propaganda purposes. With growing evidence that the FBI was complicit in plotting the Jan. 6 siege on Capitol Hill, could Operation Mockingbird be back?
Investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald tells Fox News’ Tucker Carlson that not only are the intelligence agencies manipulating the media and deceiving the public again, they are doing it openly without fear of repercussion. “They don’t even do it secretly anymore. They don’t need Operation Mockingbird,” Greenwald says. “They literally put John Brennan, who works for NBC, and James Clapper, who works for CNN, and tons of FBI agents right on the payroll of these news organizations.” Here’s more analysis from Greenwald.