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Facebook/Cindy Yang

The massage parlor owner under a counterintelligence investigation for her ties to the Chinese government and her business selling access to President Trump, offered opportunities to Chinese nationals to “invest in the US government” on a newly discovered website for her business, Fufu International LLC.

The company Fufu International is, on its face, an art company. The official website sold paintings for $10,000 and included pictures of Cindy Yang arranging art shows.

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The following is an excerpt from Real News, my upcoming chronicle of the Trump-Russia investigation: https://www.amazon.com/Real-News-Investigative-Foundations-Trump-Russia/dp/1510746781/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

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The way that news is reported is broken. This feels taboo to say in light of some of the hate directed towards journalists at the behest of the most powerful people in the country, but there is a problem at the core of news reporting that needs to be addressed.

At the core of the problem lies a wave of opinion and speculation creeping into news reporting. A common tactic among those who consistently try to delegitimize the press is to conflate the editorial section of a publication with the news articles. …


Scott Stedman

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