Biden's 'Disinfo' Board Paused As 'Scary Poppins' Resigns
05/19/2022 (Thu) 23:49:41
(((Jankowicz))) will indeed resign from the DHS 'Disinformation Governance Board'.
"The great irony here is that the board was designed to protect against the very thing that the board is accused of engaging in," a DHS official told reporters during a Wednesday call. Meanwhile, former George W. Bush appointee Michael Chertoff, and former Clinton AG Jamie Gorelick, will be tasked with reviewing the Disinformation board's mission. The Department of Homeland Security has 'paused' it's newly created Disinformation Governance Board, after its head, Nina Jankowicz, was called out for being a
, and going full "libs of TikTok" with creepy Disney-themed songs in a fake British accent - lending to the nickname "Scary Poppins." According to the
, the 33-year-old Jankowicz "was thrust into the spotlight by the very forces she dedicated her career to combating," and has been "subject to an unrelenting barrage of harassment and abuse." Yes, because the head of a brand new Orwellian department shouldn't be questioned.
Now, just three weeks after its announcement, the Disinformation Governance Board is being “paused,” according to multiple employees at DHS, capping a back-and-forth week of decisions that changed during the course of reporting of this story. On Monday, DHS decided to shut down the board, according to multiple people with knowledge of the situation. -WaPo By Tuesday morning, Jankowicz had drafted a resignation letter in response to the board’s dissolution.
On Tuesday night, DHS officials had an urgent call with Jankowicz where they gave her the choice to stay the course, even if the work was put on hold. According to the report,
"working groups within DHS focusing on 'mis-, dis- and mal-information have been suspended."
Jankowicz previously served as a disinformation fellow at the Wilson Center, and advised the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry as part of the Fulbright-Clinton Public Policy Fellowship. She also oversaw the Russia and Belarus programs at the National Democratic Institute. She also sings erotic
Harry Potter songs
. And she's a fan of election interference: According to a DHS spokesperson, "The Board’s purpose has been grossly mischaracterized; it will not police speech," adding "Quite the opposite, its focus is to ensure that freedom of speech is protected." Let us guess, war is also peace, freedom is slavery, and ignorance is strength.