NewsBud is an independent research site that was founded by Sibel Edmonds. It was the continuation of Boiling Frogs Post. Edmonds announced on Jul 31, 2021, that the project will not be continued, but the website will be kept online as an archive, it serves 403 error code on all requests by April 2023.
As of March 2019, the staff listed were Sibel Edmonds, Filip Kovacevic, John W. Whitehead, Kurt Nimmo, Peter Lee, Douglas Valentine, Pye Ian, Tim Ferner, Chris Meldis, Raul Diego, Jared Norman and Christian Sorensen. Parters were Christoph Germann, Erik Moshe & James Petras.
Peter B. Collins left in the first year. In early 2018, James Corbett left after a disagreement with Sibel Edmonds reporting from Syria which lead to Sibel Edmonds publish a response on YouTube. The other departures from the team between March 2017 and March 2019 were Todd Macfarlane, Abigail Hall Blanco, Spiro Skouras, Broc West, Jeff DeRiso, Ali Syed and Pearse Redmond. Filip Kovacevic and Peter Lee apparently also left.
7 of the 16 of the members already have pages here:
|Peter B. Collins|
|Sibel Edmonds||Sibel Edmonds was recruited by the FBI as a translator in the wake of 9/11. She quickly turned whistleblower when she discovered security breaches, cover-ups and malpractice at numerous levels. The US government has made her "the most gagged person in the history of the United States".|
|James Petras||His decades of writing has focused on social justice, anti-imperialism, Latin-America,Zionism and similar subjects. He is not afraid to touch on the deeper machinations of empire.|
|John W. Whitehead|
- My Farewell Announcement
- https://www.corbettreport.com/fact-checking-newsbuds-syria-under-siege-video/ saved at Archive.org saved at Archive.is