Meet Bob Gatty:  Editor & Publisher of NOT FAKE NEWS

For many years, Bob worked as a writer, editor and communications consultant, focusing on government and politics. He began as a home town journalist, then worked for United Press International in its heyday covering state politics in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In the beginning, He launched his career at The Pittsburgh Courier, an African American weekly, where he covered crime and the courts.

Tempted by the allure of Washington, DC and big-time politics, Bob became press secretary and chief of staff for two Congressmen -- first Republican Edwin B. Forsythe, and then Democrat James J. Florio, who later became governor of New Jersey.

After seven years on Capitol Hill, he opened a communications business in Washington, first providing political media consulting to candidates and then Washington coverage for business and trade magazines, plus communications consulting services for trade associations.

Gatty's passion now is the Not Fake News network, which includes two podcasts, a video channel, and books.

Not Fake News includes commentary on timely topics from the perspective someone who used to be a political insider, but is now on the outside looking in. Several additional, extremely talented writers also contribute blogs to Not Fake News. While our blogs are fact-based, they also reflect our own perspective -- which means "A Little Lean to the Left."

Hijacked Nation

In August, 2020, Gatty and co-author Chris Waldron, a frequent Not Fake News contributor, published "Hijacked Nation-Donald Trump's Attack on America's Greatness," a diary of Trump's failed presidency and the tragic consequences for our nation. 

Blogs from Not Fake News organized chronologically and by issue create a virtual play-by-play of the key actions of the Trump administration and Congress. For more information, please click here, and visit Bob's Author's Page on Amazon, here.

The Lean to the Left Podcast

Nearly all of the blogs that appear on Not Fake News are narrated for our podcast, Lean to the Left. So, you can take them with you and listen any time. Plus, we do interviews with newsmakers and other interesting people with something to say. More info here.

Justice Counts Podcast

This podcast which streams every other Monday on major podcast channels, features interviews and discussions regarding justice in every form -- legal, social, criminal, environmental, economic, you name it. It's co-hosted with author/attorney Mark Bello. More info here.

NFN YouTube Channel

You'll find all of the audio tracks for the NFN Radio News Podcast here plus videos, many of them produced by NFN, focusing on the issues of the day.

Subscribe or Become a Member

Meanwhile, if you like what you read on Not Fake News, click the Subscribe Now button on the home page and submit your email address. It won't be shared.  Better yet, sign up as a Member, which will entitle you to free shipping from our online store and the ability to comment on our blogs. To subscribe, visit any individual blog and complete the subscription form at the top of the page. To become a Member, click on the login button at the top right of the home page and fill in the requested info


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