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Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief Defends Story Doxing Black Trump Supporter Over Viral Pelosi Meme (VIDEO)

Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief Noah Shachtman appeared on CNN to defend his outlet’s article which doxed a working class supporter of President Donald Trump for creating a viral video of Nancy Pelosi.

The article, by Kevin Poulsen, claimed that he was looking for the “Russian troll behind the ‘Drunk Pelosi’ viral video.” Instead, he found a blue-collar black Trump supporter — but decided to run a story outing his identity anyways.

“Turns out he’s an itinerant forklift operator from the Bronx who’s been secretly running hard-right ‘news’ outlets across social media for years. Also, not Russian,” Poulsen tweeted.

The most shocking part, perhaps, was that  Facebook assisted Poulsen in doxing the private citizen.

Read the full story from The Gateway Pundit

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