Tony Ortega: Chief Propagandist-At-Large

Arielle Silverstein and Tony Ortega

One of the questions we are often asked here in the midst of our reporting on the widening Backpage scandal is just how Backpage specifically and intentionally facilitated child sex trafficking.

While men like Tony Ortega have busied themselves devising elaborate defenses seeking to minimize and excuse

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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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Take the Hint Tony Ortega: Your Time is Up

This week took a close look at Tony Ortega’s suspicious use of Twitter, the platform of choice for the unpublishable hate-critics of modern age. So far we’ve gotten a lot of great feed-back from our readers who it seems overwhelmingly agree that Ortega is a pathetic fraud desperate to position himself as the final word

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מתחת לפני השטח

יכול להיות שטוני אורטגה חי בצורה שהיא הרבה מעבר ליכולתו בתוך בית מפואר בסקרסדייל עם אשתו אריאל זילברשטיין, אבל אל תחשבו לרגע שהוא (טוני אורטגה) משהו שקרוב להצלחה.

כפי שנדון בעבר אורטגה הוא, וכבר הרבה שנים, ג‘יגולו מובטל. הכסף בו הוא משתמש כדי לשרוד מגיע ממקום העבודה

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Tony Ortega’s cash cow

Finding a cash cow and squeezing it for all it’s worth has been a running theme in the life of Tony Ortega. We’ve discussed how as Editor of The Village Voice, Ortega would, with outspoken regularity, defend his right to pimp out underage sex workers in order to keep generating the ad

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Meet Tony Ortega the Backpage dot com Apologist

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The Silverstein’s Real Estate Investments

The Underground Bunker had previously reported that Leonid Silverstein, Dina Azbel (Tony Ortega’s in-laws) and Arielle Silverstein have joint real estate investments. We thought you might be interested in reviewing the public records of such investments.

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Meet The Silversteins

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Anonymous at the United Nations?

 

On January 27, 2018, Tony Ortega wrote:

Ten years ago, at 2 in the morning on January 27, 2008, Mark Bunker uploaded a 9-minute video he’d made after a long day of work.

Two weeks before, on January 14, Bunker had made a little history by posting another 9-minute video, one featuring Tom

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Tony Ortega, No More Secrets

Tony Ortega is nothing if not a man of secrets. While sometimes those secrets are innocuous, as in his tight-lipped refusal to discuss the events surrounding his “exist” from the Village Voice, others carry with them the unmistakable air of willful malfeasance. Example: Ortega’s secret overseas bride, Fatimah Suryono Ortega, whose questionable legal status in the U.S. Ortega worked hard to keep hidden.

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