If you ask my opinion, I'd say the various indymedia (most
especially the ones in the Untied States) are being targetted
by a determined team of propagandists for attack.
Here's some examples:
This also comes at the same time when someone calling his
or herself proffr suddenly reappears hot and heavy after
being rather quiet for a few months. Hmmm...
I don't think I'll say much more about this, besides that most
people are able to tell what's a real news story and what's
something nefarious. I worry about the people who can't tell
the difference, but there's really not much we can do about
it except perhaps keep asking them to engage their own minds
and don't jump to conclusions too quickly.
I'll end with a couple quoted comments about this recent
activity. No attribution for safety purposes.
"this is a VERY tense time for activists right now...
and Indymedia doesn't need this"
"what we're discussing here is IMC newswire moderation"
"the problem is that this article is being passed
around to the general activist community people who
(as a rule) are not hip to the internal dynamics of