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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Fear Over Reason: Conspiracy Thinking

Indeed, one of the chief problems with more pernicious conspiracy theories is that they oversimplify world events in order to find a scapegoat to blame.Conspiracies are a part of human nature. They exist at every level of human interaction, from claims that the Illuminati was responsible for World War I to questioning wither fluoridating water

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Tony Ortega Hive Mentality

On this blog we’ve seen how people like Tony Ortega, Mike Rinder, Karen de la Carriere, Jeffrey Augustine and Rod Keller attempt to control and manipulate the flow of information.

Time and time again we’ve seen evidence of Ortega censoring comments on his blog or in his Twitter feed that run contrary to his self-imposed

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Ortega’s Questionable Sources: Who is Rod Keller?

Rod Keller identifies himself on Twitter as a senior reporter for The Underground Bunker. On the popular website Reddit he describes himself as an “OG Scientology investigator”. Ever wonder what type of skills you need to become either of these two things? Apparently it’s simple, stalk Scientologists under fake accounts and take pictures of their

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Meet Karen de la Carriere’s private investigator


Gary W. Hoffman

Have you ever wondered where Tony Ortega gets certain not so public information? After all he is just an unemployed blogger since he was “fired” by Backpage’s owners in September 2012. Currently Michael Lacey and James Larkin are under indictment for running their multimillion dollars sex trafficking ads at Backpage.com.

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Tony Ortega’s Internet Scavenger


Roderick “Rod” Keller scours the social media pages of people he hates, snatches the photographs of their children or anything else he can grab and then feeds it to his master, Tony Ortega.

Keller describes himself as, “Irresponsible publisher, vision of destruction and mental bully.” He also claims to be a senior reporter,

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Tony Ortega’s Unreliable Sources: Rod Keller

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