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Russian MFA Deploys Own Version of Fake Exposure – Fail


This ‘Western fake exposure’ site is in English, so the West is the target.   Notice the addressee list, the Russian MFA is obviously feeling some pain:  EU Mythbusters, Stop Fake, Yevhen Fedchenko, Лапшеснималочная, BellingCat, The Guardian, Shaun Walker, The Telegraph, and Roland Oliphant. All notable Russian propaganda exposers.    It was deployed by the Russian Foreign… Continue reading Russian MFA Deploys Own Version of Fake Exposure – Fail

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The Daily Vertical: Russia’s Sovereignty Over All


The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. So Sergei Lavrov wants a new world order. Speaking at the Munich Security Conference this weekend, the Russian Foreign Minister called for a “post-West” international order in which “each country is defined by its sovereignty.” Each country, that is, except for… Continue reading The Daily Vertical: Russia’s Sovereignty Over All

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Dan Kovalik, Russian Useful Idiot Or Propagandist?


Seldom do I label anyone a Useful Idiot or Propagandist for Russia, but Dan Kovalik has worked hard to earn that title with this piece. As an expert, I proudly declare, he deserves it. He has light years to go to be on the same level as Stephen F. Cohen, but he’s trying. As I… Continue reading Dan Kovalik, Russian Useful Idiot Or Propagandist?

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‘Prove that release of captives is not propaganda’ – AFP to NPA


Since the word “propaganda” is being used frequently, here is a basically new use of the word.   Propaganda, here, means something is completely fabricated, intended only to make oneself look better.  In other words, a lie.  Now comes the new twist. Here, the “New People’s Army” in the Phillippines is being challenged to prove… Continue reading ‘Prove that release of captives is not propaganda’ – AFP to NPA

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InfoWar Update – 17 February 2017


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Apologies about the “Choke on Coffee Warning”.  I was actually trying not to fall asleep as I typed that and just did the whole thing freehand. Like my definition of propaganda?  “Like porn, I’ll know it when I see it?” It’s actually a relief to see somebody take a… Continue reading InfoWar Update – 17 February 2017

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Seznam.CZ Prioritizes Russian Websites


This Forbes article is all peaches and cream unless one has insider information.  According to my anonymous Czech expert: Collection of news and search results available through this portal, https://www.seznam.cz, is an indicator of the key problem in the information environment in the Czech Republic. Without this amplifier that prioritizes obscure sites like Aeronet in… Continue reading Seznam.CZ Prioritizes Russian Websites