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New Thought Police NewsGuard Is Owned by Big Pharma
by Dr. Joseph Mercola
Posted March 26, 2020

who decides what is fake?Story at-a-glance:

NewsGuard is a self-appointed internet watchdog that sells a browser plugin to rate websites on nine criteria of credibility and transparency

NewsGuard received much of its startup funds from Publicis Groupe, a giant global communications group
Publicis Groupe’s health subsidiary, Publicis Health, names Lilly, Abbot, Roche, Amgen, Genentech, Celgene, Gilead, Biogen, Astra Zeneca, Sanofi, Bayer and other Big Pharma giants as clients

In October 2018, GlaxoSmithKline sent its $1.5 billion media account to Publicis

In January 2020, GSK awarded Publicis Media with even more business, handing over the former Pfizer Consumer Healthcare Brands to Publicis, a move worth an estimated $400 million

While NewsGuard’s warnings may be enough to prevent someone from clicking these links, I believe the true intent is to bury this content entirely from search results and social media feeds. More…