Month: November 2016

Double Exposure

How a Reporter’s “Scoop” in the King Assassination Turned Into a Prime-time Embarrassment by John Branston It is the fantasy of many a newspaper reporter: Being interviewed on prime-time national television about your big story. Steve Tompkins, a former reporter for The Commercial Appeal, found himself in that position last month on the ABC program […]


OPERATION TAILWIND:  On 7, 8, 14 and 15 June 1998 CNN presented a horrific report, world-wide, entitled Valley of Death-Operation Tailwind on the CNN program “Newstand”.  They charged that MACVSOG (Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group) conducted a mission on 11 September 1970, in Laos, to kill American defectors and that Nerve gas […]