Category Archives: Government

By posting anti-Corbyn tweets this ‘black ops’ organisation has just shot itself in the foot

The UK-based Integrity Initiative specialises in covert operations aimed at countering Russian propaganda. But it also conducts ‘black ops’ in countries across Europe and beyond. It’s largely funded by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) and listed as a project … Continue reading

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Insider reveals likely players behind the Guardian’s ‘fake’ Assange-Manafort story

In an extensive interview, a former Ecuadorian diplomat says he assumes that intelligence contractors were a source of the smear which claimed former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had visited WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. This follows an exclusive Canary article in … Continue reading

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Former diplomat challenges ‘fake’ Guardian claims about Julian Assange meeting Paul Manafort

A former consul and first secretary at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London has spoken out against a “fake story” from the Guardian. Speaking to The Canary, Fidel Narváez insisted that the claim that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort met with … Continue reading

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Emily Thornberry turns up the heat on Tory minister in row over Jeremy Corbyn smears

On 12 December, foreign office minister Sir Alan Duncan put up an aggressive defence of propaganda specialists the Integrity Initiative. This was in response to a question from shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry about the UK government’s funding of Integrity. … Continue reading

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More evidence emerges about UK ‘psyops’ project; claim that minister ‘misled’ parliament

A Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) minister is accused of misleading parliament, regarding the role of the Integrity Initiative. Integrity is an FCO-funded project that claims to specialise in countering disinformation. But from documents hacked by Anonymous and seen by … Continue reading

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The Tories are to launch a police super computer. It will know every move you make.

The UK government announced it will launch a new police super database later this year. It will have advanced capabilities for data matching via multiple agencies. But that’s not all. According to the contract specifications, the database will also use … Continue reading

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Did these spycops’ supervisors know about Mark Kennedy’s sexual abuse of activists?

The Metropolitan Police admits that supervisors of former undercover police officer Mark Kennedy, who used the name Mark Stone, knew about his sexual abuse of women activists. But the Met refuses to disclose the names of those supervisors. However, The Canary has … Continue reading

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