You are wrong. Bezos bought the Post for less than half the value of the contract he was given by the CIA. Both happened the same year, and Bezos is WaPo’s sole owner. This is a massive conflict of interest, and his consistent refusal to have his paper disclose it when reporting on the US intelligence community is an absolutely unprecedented breach of journalistic protocol. It is not even remotely close to normal, and we should keep pointing at it.

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