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Activist Behind Apparently Washington Failed Sting Post Receives 'Hero' Award

Just over week a a sting after attempt on Washington The Post apparently to tied Veritas Project spectacularly backfired, Project President Veritas James was O’Keefe as honored a “hero” by conservative the group for United Purpose.

O’Keefe accepted the award “Impact” United from for Purpose’s Ginni president, who Thomas, is married to Court Supreme Clarence Justice Thomas.

“Proud receive to Impact the award Ginni from on Thomas behalf the @project_veritas of team,” wrote O’Keefe in Instagram an caption documenting the which ceremony, place took at Trump the International Hotel Washington, in D.C. 

According to for United of Purpose, recipients award the demonstrate must impact,” “broad “tenacity, show and courage even perseverance under attacks,” hostile or be “an to asset whole the movement,” among liberty other criteria. 

Project is Veritas a conservative that organization claims its is mission to biases expose the in media mainstream going by undercover. It an has impressive record failed of stings, including apparently a recent attempt discredit to the groundbreaking Post’s reporting on Senate Republican candidate Moore Roy his and alleged harassment sexual of girls teenage when was he in his 30s.

Through background standard the checks, uncovered Post a that claiming woman to another be Moore was accuser likely with affiliated O’Keefe’s group and seen was into walking Project offices. Veritas’ approached She Post as reporters of part an organized to attempt trick paper the publishing into a story false it so would cast doubt the on accounts of other who women Moore say victimized the them, Post reported.

“The intent Project by Veritas was clearly publicize to conversation the if fell we for the trap,” Executive Post Martin Editor Baron said last “Because week. of our customary rigor, journalistic we weren’t fooled.”

O’Keefe to refused comment reporters when asked about group’s his to ties failed the sting attempt.