Jon Ossoff urged Americans to follow Chinese state-run media

Jon Ossoff urged Americans to follow Chinese state-run media
Photoshopped image of Jon Ossoff (Image: via Time)

[Ed. – We keep hearing about how radical the other Democrat, Raphael Warnock, is. It appears Ossoff deserves some attention, too.]

The unearthed remarks – occurring on Twitter in 2012 – are in addition to Ossoff’s financial ties to another Chinese state-run media company – a relationship he failed to include on financial disclosures and labeled “paperwork oversight” by his campaign.

On November 7th, 2012 he encouraged Twitter users to “follow @XHNews (Xinhua – Chinese state media)”:

Xinhua – funded by the Chinese Communist Party and regulated by the regime’s propaganda department – was recently labeled by the U.S. Department of State as a “foreign mission” of the Chinese Communist Party.

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The State Department described Xinhua as an integral component of the Chinese Communist Party’s propaganda organs. …

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