Tony Ortega and His Pro Sexual Violence Bias

In our last post we began taking a look at what appears to be Tony Ortega’s strange, co-dependent relationships with sex-traffickers and accused rapists. Exactly what it is that gives Tony Ortega a sense of kinship with these sex predators? Maybe it’s his own sordid personal history, his string of extramarital affairs

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Tony Ortega’s Brand

By this point we’re only too familiar with the lies and obfuscations Tony Ortega writes on his own cheap blog – s the last place, apparently, he can find that will ‘publish’ his deranged rants.

We’ve seen how doggedly Tony Ortega sought to give cover to Backpage as news of its continued

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Why Is Paul Haggis Selling His Ex-wife’s Apartment?

The published an article stating that Paul Haggis parted with his 2,948-square-foot condo at 388 West Broadway for $5.5 million. Haggis picked up the West Broadway unit in 2010 for $3.95 million, according to property records.

Why is Paul Haggis selling the condo that he bought for his ex-wife

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The Big Lie

By Kathy Haggis, February 3, 2011

Paul harbors some odd theories about life. His favorite is known as “The Big Lie Theory” which boils down to this: The bigger the lie the more likely people are to believe it.

Paul would wax enthusiastic about this concept when discussing potential true stories we could adapt into

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In Search of Rosebud

By Kathy Haggis, March, 3, 2011

How does an individual go so far off the beam as to think he can defame any number of people and entire institutions with impunity? One thing I know from having been at the receiving end of such a campaign, is that not only must the perpetrator spin stories

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On the subject of Abuse

by Kathy Haggis

Paul Haggis has been quite vocal recently in accusing others of “abuse.” It seems a strange tack to take since Paul must himself admit that he never personally observed any of the incidents he claims occurred – largely because they were, in fact, fabricated by others. So why would Paul seize on

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Paul Haggis: Exposed

When this video dropped on our desk this week it had us all nodding our heads in agreement from the moment it began to roll. Finally someone was saying what many of us have long been thinking.

Indeed, we’ve written a good number of blog posts on the subject of Paul Haggis who

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The Brother I Knew

Written by Kathy Haggis, February 26, 2011

When I was a child I used to take all my brother’s cowboy hats, pile them on my head, one on top of the other, and wear them all day long. Paul loved his hats. He would complain to our mother and she would say “She’s your sister,

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A Tale by Two Liars: Lawrence Wright and Paul Haggis

Written by Kathy Haggis, January 25, 2015

Paul Haggis was cheated out of a credit on Lawrence Wright’s recent book (now a “documentary”). The credit should read “written by Lawrence Wright, fabricated by Paul Haggis.” And it should be subtitled with their mutual motive for concocting such a story: “Never let the truth get in

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Turning a Blind Eye

Frequent readers of this blog will know by now the sordid unprofessional history of Tony Ortega. Between 2011 and July 2012, Tony Ortega, then Editor-in-Chief of the Village Voice, launched a biased oppo-research campaign on organizations and individuals who attempted to report on sex trafficking in the United States.

Clearly Ortega

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