#RussiaFail · Information operations · Information Warfare · Propaganda · Russia

Russia, Smarting From Morgan Freeman Video, Responds Via “In The Now” And Fails


I love how Russia responds to the American press, using “In the Now” as a weapon in their Information Warfare kit bag. “In the Now” is an English language Russian program put out by RT and hosted by Anissa Naouai.  Anissa is an American now working in Moscow and has hosted this program on RT since 2009,… Continue reading Russia, Smarting From Morgan Freeman Video, Responds Via “In The Now” And Fails

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Propaganda · Russia

Analysts Are Quitting the State Department’s Anti-Propaganda Team


BY PATRICK TUCKER SEPTEMBER 12, 2017 The Global Engagement Center is struggling to keep up with its missions: countering ISIS recruitment and Russian disinformation. The chief technology officer at the U.S. State Department’s anti-propaganda center left last week, along with two other members of its analytics team, Defense One has learned. The departures raise new questions about the Global Engagement… Continue reading Analysts Are Quitting the State Department’s Anti-Propaganda Team

#RussiaLies · CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Propaganda · Russia

Glavset Is New Name For Russian Internet Research Agency, The Russian Troll Farm


The Russian troll farm at St. Peterburg, Russia, has a new name. Glavset. Facebook May Have More Russian Troll Farms To Worry About reminded me that the Internet Research Agency is now known as Glavset. I reported on them previously, in March 2017: Investigation of RBC: how a “media factory” grew out of the “troll factory, but I… Continue reading Glavset Is New Name For Russian Internet Research Agency, The Russian Troll Farm

#RussiaLies · Information operations · Information Warfare · Propaganda · Russia

Russian Propaganda Targeting Russians


A senior Russian official in the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs posted a link to an article in Russian. Most of the readers of his page are Russians, he posts a breakdown of his readership weekly. Mysteries of the American tragedy of September 11, 2001 (Загадки американской трагедии 11 сентября 2001 года) The article is in… Continue reading Russian Propaganda Targeting Russians

Information operations · Information Warfare · Iran · Propaganda

As ‘Death to America’ Chants Lose Power, Iran Retools Propaganda With Rap Videos


By THOMAS ERDBRINK AUG. 26, 2017 TEHRAN — It’s a common theme in the state-controlled media in Iran: The armed forces are not to be trifled with; they’re tough men doing a tough job, defending a country permanently under threat. Nevertheless, it was a shock to some young Iranians when a video appeared featuring a well-known rapper delivering… Continue reading As ‘Death to America’ Chants Lose Power, Iran Retools Propaganda With Rap Videos

CounterPropaganda · Fake News · Information operations · Information Warfare · Propaganda

Truth, Fake New, And Conspiracy Theories – Imran Awan And YourNewsWire


I was perusing YourNewsWire, today, sharing information with a friend, demonstrating conspiracy theories, fake news, Russian proxy sites, and so on.  YourNewsWire is a known fake news/Russian propaganda site run by Sean Adl-Tabatabai, which I previously exposed at Russian Proxy “News” Site Exposed: YourNewsWire.  It’s almost meaningless to continue exposing YourNewsWire, obviously, he’s earning clickbait money. Although I… Continue reading Truth, Fake New, And Conspiracy Theories – Imran Awan And YourNewsWire

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea · Propaganda

North Korea’s bold wave of propaganda art – in pictures


The searing propaganda is aimed to embolden the country and urge its people to resist US imperialism – with an arsenal of missiles eyed as the ultimate threat Arnel Hecimovic Sunday 20 August 2017 16.11 EDTLast modified on Sunday 20 August 2017 16.13 EDT A propaganda poster with loaded imagery reads, ‘Our answer!’ A North Korean propaganda poster declares, ‘Kick… Continue reading North Korea’s bold wave of propaganda art – in pictures