This is a clip from our show SYSTEM UPDATE, now airing every weeknight at 7pm ET on Rumble. You can watch the full episode for FREE here: https://rumble.com/v2jgocy-system-update-show-75.html
Now available as a podcast! Find full episodes here: https://linktr.ee/systemupdate_
Join us LIVE on Rumble, weeknights at 7pm ET: https://rumble.com/c/GGreenwald
Become part of our Locals community: https://greenwald.locals.com/
Follow System Update:
It's sickening to see someone destroy her own soul, whether because of ambition, or greed, or emotional insecurity. That's what I see in this young woman, Virgin Islands Rep Plaskett – someone on the bottom rung of the power ladder – or maybe even lower than that – allowing herself to be used like this, to do the dirty work of the Democratic Party/Spook State establishment. I pity her. She's a nobody and will never be an anybody in that sick world but has sullied herself trying to climb up.
She's being crucified on her twitter. She took money from Epstein? There's nobody there to defend her – particularly the scum that's hiding behind her.
Nothing says "freedom" quite like imprisonment for speech, journalism, and publication.
Plaskett needs to be impeached. If she were an actual representative of an actual state.
financially and racially privledged woman leveraging her power against a journalist. nice
'so called' congresswoman
if only she came up with this herself. the uniparty lawyers and apparatchic behind her force fed her this and she regurgitates it like the propagandist herself.
amazing despite all that education, financial backing and specially having a diversified background, she is dumber than a doorknob and a cheap neocon tool.
if you ever wonder why good honest people have fled the public square
if they jail Taibbi, its ALL OVER. Head for the hills
Glenn has it spot on. These people love totalitarianism. They love censorship. They love oppression. They love all of what we've uinversally reviled in the west for over a century. They are the wide eyed, true believing useful idiots of the revolution.
God Bless Glenn Greenwald.
Garamendi is visibly insane AND stupid.
This is political harassment! Plain and simple.
our online discourse created nationwide violent riots, arson, attacks on police and federal buildings etc facilitated by twitter. and that moron is saying they're protecting citizens from violence?!! how up your own ass must one be?
plaskett just loooooves showing a white guy who's got the power.
Ever since russiagate, or arguably since the Iraq war, our country is spirally into downfall at the hands of these corrupt and shockingly childish politicians. The shocking stories from DC never end, and the consequences never begin. I get the feeling we’re totally F’ed and the deeper our country sinks, the crackdown by our gov will only increase.
The Hasan Show was not an interview. It was a 🤡 Show. For an individual to think the such a ‘performance’ by Hasan was newsworthy demonstrates she is nothing but another 🤡, just in a much much darker shade equating to that of pure 👿
Musk should've given the Twitter files to you, Glen! Taibbi's debating skills suck so bad, he comes across totally baked.
She is a … so-called member of congress!
Matt Taibbi is such a remarkable genuine journalist! I started reading his stuff in “Rolling Stone” in 1970, and very soon, I was VERY impressed.
I guess that's why they call them hearings. You have to sit there and hear nagging from propagandists.😂
Dr. Fauci set the lying to Congress bar so high, nobody will ever be held in contempt of Congress for lying.
Politicians going after journalists means he's on the right track – can't trust those fake journalists that populate the press room at the white house
Fake Congressman Plaskett calls for Congo justice.
could they work for the security state? if not why not??
This is very dangerous, people need to wake up.
I know I'll probably be waaaay in the minority here, but I tend to give at least some credibility to what Congressman Allred was proferring…..in essence, that social media has become such a cesspool of lies, misinformation, and deceit…..and combine that with the fact that general public out there does not have the cultivated intellect of Glenn or Matt, etc. in order to easily discern facts from bs, that perhaps some sort of censorship is actually necessary when it's not really all that hard for bad actors to influence elections, political positions, lifestyles, etc with their misrepresentations of the truth. Don't get me wrong…..I think the freedom of speech is one of the most valuable underpinnings of our democracy. However, I'm also a big proponent of the caveat that you can't yell fire in a crowded theater…….i.e. it's against the law to tell lies in order to stir up panic based on deceit. And indeed, it's this caveat that makes me at least lend an ear to reasoning like Congressman Allred's as he attempts to justify some sort of journalistic guidelines (call it censorship if you want) across the Wild West landscape of modern media. It really is brand new, you know.
So-called Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett
In my opinion Plaskett is a major league A**HOLE
As Robbie Sauve said, Plaskett is the prime example of exactly what the Twitter files revealed.
Matt Taibbi embarrassed himself, was desperate to do pr for an oligarch, to promote Twitter. How stupid are you? He made his bed, let him lay in it. He told lies, his stupid reporting was useless, and partisan. You, also compromised your journalist integrity for millions of dollars, Glenn. This is stupid.
How is preventing the Biden laptop story from coming out.. protecting our democracy'?