This example was reported in the 7 Jan 2017 issue of the Washington Post. The title of the article by Anthony Faiolo and Stephanie Kirchner is “Breitbart report triggers a backlash in Germany.”
The article begins, “Berlin—It was every God-fearing Christian’s worst nightmare about Muslim refugees. “Revealed”, the Breitbart News Headline screamed, “1,000-Man Mob Attack Police, Set Germany’s Oldest Church Alight on New Year’s Eve.” The only problem: Police say that’s not what happened that night in the western city of Dortmund.”
So what did the police say? They did not dispute that several incidents took place that night, but nothing to the extremes suggested by the Breitbart report. They said the evening was comparatively calmer than previous New Years Eves.
The motivation for the false report is clear, To foster the alt-right agenda to create fear of the Moslems. And this is Breitbart’s mission—to spread propaganda for the alt-right. This swill is harmful to peace in the world, and pollutes healthy memories.
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