Information Warfare · NATO · Russia · Sputnik

Nato says viral news outlet is part of “Kremlin misinformation machine”


by Mike Wendling and Will YatesBBC Trending 11 February 2017 In the world of viral news, it’s a relative baby – but it’s already become so controversial that a Nato spokesperson told BBC Trending that Sputnik is an agent of Russian misinformation. Sputnik was set up in 2014 and puts out podcasts, radio shows and… Continue reading Nato says viral news outlet is part of “Kremlin misinformation machine”

EU · Propaganda · Russia · Sputnik

The EU’s Anti-Russian Propaganda Effort Is Falling Apart


Anytime Sputnik, let alone any Russian propaganda outlet, demonizes any Western counter-propaganda effort, you know it is getting beneath Russia’s skin. It is successful. East StratCom, the EU’s tiny counter to the massive Russian propaganda machine, must be really ticking off Sputnik.  I want to laugh.  Guffaw and chortle. Sputnik, why are you getting your… Continue reading The EU’s Anti-Russian Propaganda Effort Is Falling Apart