December 11, 2016 at 07:44PM on Facebook
“One can choose to believe whatever anonymous claims from these agencies with a long history of lying and error one wants to believe, based on whatever agenda one has. Or one can wait to review the actual evidence before forming beliefs about what really happened. It should take little effort to realize that the latter option is the only rational path.”
A useful reality check from the reliably acerbic Mr. Greenwald. I was especially interested in his speculation on the role of inter-agency feuding between the FBI and CIA, which seemed like an obvious thing that the mainstream commentators weren’t picking up on.
Anonymous Leaks to the WashPost About the CIA’s Russia Beliefs Are No Substitute for Evidence