It is now the Progressive Republican establishment’s elimination season. They did it four years ago with Herman Cain, Michele Bachmann and so on.
Enter the 2015 elimination season, the tactics are the same and since they failed to eliminate Donald Trump from the 2016 primaries, with time being of the essence, the Progressive establishment in both parties in collusion with the mainstream media have moved set their sights on Benjamin Carson.
The Daily Wire News by Ben Shapiro
The story began with Politico, which ran with the audacious headline, “Ben Carson admits fabricating West Point scholarship.” Even I was taken in by the headline – after all, that’s a pretty bold claim!
Politico began thusly:
‘Ben Carson’s campaign on Friday admitted, in a response to an inquiry from POLITICO, that a central point in his inspirational personal story was fabricated: his application and acceptance into the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.
The key word here is “fabricated.” Did the Carson campaign admit any such thing? Absolutely not….
Re-writing sections of their article, the scumbags at Politico walked back the lies.
Politico has rewritten the headline, lede, and several portions of the text of an article accusing Ben Carson of “fabricating” part of his personal biography involving the Military Academy at West Point.
The original headline reads: “Ben Carson admits fabricating West Point scholarship.”
The updated headline…
Although false, the smear campaign against Dr. Carson is nasty, a lie and will only get worse. After all, that is who these people are. The Progressive establishment on both the left and the right are so vile and disgusting that they have no qualms about destroying the credibility and life of an American hero.
Nevertheless, the American hero, Benjamin Carson, took on the mainstream media and stood his ground.
Typical Communist propaganda and double standard applies here.
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