Jared Kushner’s Newspaper Was A Favorite Of Russian Hackers/Wikileaks

A meeting with head Julian Assange paved the way for The New York Observer to become Wikileaks' favorite publication.

In the Fall of 2014 Ken Kurson, The Observer's editor-in-chief, and Jacques Hyzagi, a freelance reporter of the…

Kurson claims that he was not in communication with Assange during this time. He also insists that the feature was Hyzagi's idea. "We ran an interview pitched to us by a freelance," he wrote in a an email. "I have never communicated in any ways with Julian Assange and this sort of fact-free, evidenceless charge is analogous to pizzagate and other ludicrous conspiracies," he added.