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2019-09-06 Fifth Column
Liberal news site ThinkProgress shutting down
Liberal news website ThinkProgress is shutting down.

The site was a project of The Center for American Progress (CAP) think tank.

"We are very sad to announce that after more than two months of searching, we have been unable to identify a new publisher for ThinkProgress, and we are left with no choice but to close ThinkProgress as an independent enterprise focused on original reporting," said Executive Director of the Center for American Progress Action Fund in a statement Friday.

ThinkProgress will stop operating Friday, according to the Daily Beast, which first reported the closure.

Posted by Beavis 2019-09-06 14:23|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [249 views ]  Top

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Posted by Bright Pebbles 2019-09-06 15:01||   2019-09-06 15:01|| Front Page Top

#2 There goes another damn fine wacko lib propaganda outfit. Where's George Soros with the funding ffs?
Posted by jpal 2019-09-06 15:34||   2019-09-06 15:34|| Front Page Top

#3 Probably weren't progresive enough
Posted by g(r)omgoru PB 2019-09-06 15:59||   2019-09-06 15:59|| Front Page Top

#4 grom's point is interesting

ThinkProgress was basically in the tank for Hillary in 16 and has made numerous digs at Sanders this year.

But ultimately, they have bad branding. Progressives don't want to think. They want to emote, virtue signal, vent, etc.
Posted by lord garth 2019-09-06 17:43||   2019-09-06 17:43|| Front Page Top

#5 CAP founded by John Podesta.

Donors Behind CAP and Lobbying
Posted by Dron66046 2019-09-06 17:51||   2019-09-06 17:51|| Front Page Top

#6 Instie Prof noted a link to the staff unionizing.
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-09-06 18:32||   2019-09-06 18:32|| Front Page Top

#7 This might explain it.
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-09-06 20:07||   2019-09-06 20:07|| Front Page Top

#8 If the Clintons are involved nobody's safe. Nobody.

Posted by jpal 2019-09-06 20:51||   2019-09-06 20:51|| Front Page Top

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