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William Blum, anti-imperial advocate, dies at age 85

William Blum, anti-imperial advocate, dies at age 85

Comment: The New York Times just can’t bear to pay their respects to William Blum, which is no surprise considering they have no journalistic integrity and he did. He called out the machinations of covert intelligence and hammered repeatedly on the long history of US sponsored coups all around the world and their disastrous effects. Since the NYT is a propaganda outlet, his efforts were in direct conflict with their work, which is likely why they chose to smear him by tenuously connecting him with bin Laden. Yes, really. William Blum, who raged against United States foreign policy in relative obscurity for decades until one of his published anti-imperialist broadsides received a surge in sales thanks to a surprise public tribute from Osama bin Laden, died on Sunday in Arlington, Va. He was 85. His son, Alexander, said the cause was kidney failure. Mr. Blum had been hospitalized after being injured in a fall in his apartment in October. Mr. Blum (pronounced “bloom”) was a computer…

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