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Max Blumenthal and Rania Khalek Report from Syria---called 'Goebbels s**t'

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Max Blumenthal (left), Rania Khalek (center) and Anya Parampil (right) in Syria. Photo from Rania Khalek's Facebook page
Max Blumenthal (left), Rania Khalek (center) and Anya Parampil (right) in Syria. Photo from Rania Khalek's Facebook page
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Journalists Rania Khalek and Max Blumenthal caused a Twitter meltdown among some advocates of regime change in Syria by simply going to parts of the country controlled by Damascus and reporting on life there.

The two journalists traveled to the Syrian capital Damascus and some of its suburbs earlier this month and reported on what they saw and heard. Their reporting clashed with the narrative favored by some of their corporate-embedded colleagues, who jumped to called them propagandists on a trip paid by the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad meant to whitewash war crimes.

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