I'm a reporter that spent months investigating how the viral hoax Pizzagate gained steam and got dangerous. Ask me anything.
I'm Amanda Robb, a New York-based reporter who covers terrorism and extremism. My latest piece in Rolling Stone examines how Pizzagate went from a far-flung rumor to a dangerous act. Read it here: www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/pizzagate-anatomy-of-a-fake-news-scandal-w511904 And listen to the radio version: https://www.revealnews.org/episodes/pizzagate-a-slice-of-fake-news/
My work has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, The New Republic, New York magazine, Rolling Stone, GQ, O (Oprah), Cosmopolitan magazine, and many other national and international outlets.
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