At the same time, he pointed to evidence published by the WikiLeaks portal in 2016 of how Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton instructed her entourage to influence the results of the vote. As Carlson emphasized, in order to “hush this oversight,” the campaign shifted responsibility to Russian hackers who allegedly hacked services in the United States.
According to the driver, the American intelligence agencies know the truth about this, but did not report it, as it turned out that the accusations against Russia “are an excellent political tool.” Since then, Carlson is convinced, “that has become the standard response to any incident in Washington,” and anything objectionable to US authorities has been labeled “Russian disinformation” and used for censorship. “This is illegal. This is a clear violation of the constitution,” Carlson stressed.
According to him, in support of this tactic, the White House banned thousands of Twitter pages (blocked in the Russian Federation), citing that they are supposedly controlled by Russia. However, in reality, the information published in the accounts did not correspond to Washington policy.
Recall that the “Twitter files” published at the end of last year showed that the FBI and the CIA interfered in the activities of the social network and led it to succumb to political pressure, including the censorship of the exposure of The New York newspaper. Post in the weeks leading up to the 2020 election. Investigative journalism detailed how Hunter Biden used his father’s name to secure dubious deals abroad.