The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on The Sleuth Journal
Things seem heading inexorably in this direction, another step taken last Monday – along with a major body blow to fundamental freedoms.
Facing arrest of its leadership, an asset freeze, and likely closure of its operations, RT America was forced by the Justice Department to register as a foreign agent under the US Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA).
In 1938, it was enacted to counter NAZI propaganda, not media operations. For the last half century, no one was convicted of violating the law.
The action against RT was eerily reminiscent of Jews in Nazi Germany forced to wear Yellow Stars of David for easy identification, along with Jewish-owned establishments ID’d in similar fashion.
Targeting RT and Sputnik News is all about US political and economic war on Russia, the former with irresponsible hostile bashing, the latter with illegal sanctions.
What’s going on should terrify everyone, ominously suggesting something muchpost was originally published on this site