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Voice of America’s Weekly Audience Increases Significantly


Voice of America’s Weekly Audience Increases Significantly Voice of America’s weekly global audience measured significantly higher in the past year, showing a net weekly audience gain of 38.4 million adults, reaching 275.2 million, according to the latest annual numbers released by the U.S. Agency for Global Media. In total, VOA’s weekly audience has grown by sixty percent… Continue reading Voice of America’s Weekly Audience Increases Significantly

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Global Engagement Center Lacks Financing And Mandate


Daniel Kimmage, the acting head of the Global Engagement Center, is not telling us the real reason the GEC remains unfunded, and rightfully so. The GEC is currently funded “out of hide“.  Politics in DC and within the Department of State are at play and it is clear this is why the GEC was not fully… Continue reading Global Engagement Center Lacks Financing And Mandate

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InfowarCon 2018: CALL FOR PAPERS


Guys and Gals of the information warfare community, information operations world, strategic communications, public diplomacy, cybersecurity, cyberwarfare, electronic warfare, etc – InfowarCon is THE event that you should attend.   I’ve been to quite a few of these through the years. Founded by Winn Schwartau back when the concept of information warfare was just gaining traction… Continue reading InfowarCon 2018: CALL FOR PAPERS

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Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” (#89) November 27, 2017


National Security Archive, The Long Telegram TABLE OF CONTENTS In the News ON CAPITOL HILL DEPARTMENT OF STATE GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT CENTER MORE HEADLINES                   [Election 2016 Controversies]  Instruments of Informational Power PUBLIC DIPLOMACY LOOKING BACK AT USIA BROADCASTING MILITARY INFORMATION SUPPORT TEAMS   Professional Topics SOCIAL MEDIA CYBER PROPAGANDA DISINFORMATION, FAKE NEWS HYBRID WARFARE GRAY… Continue reading Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” (#89) November 27, 2017

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Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” (#88) October 27, 2017


  TABLE OF CONTENTS   In the News ON CAPITOL HILL MORE HEADLINES                   [Election 2016 Controversies]   Instruments of Informational Power PUBLIC DIPLOMACY BROADCASTING INFORMATION OPERATIONS PSYCHOLOGICAL OPERATIONS   Professional Topics SOCIAL MEDIA CYBER PROPAGANDA DISINFORMATION, FAKE NEWS ELECTIONS MULTI-DOMAIN BATTLE INFORMATION WARFARE NARRATIVE HISTORY NARRATIVES RADICALIZATION DERADICALIZATION ANTI-SEMITISM LESSONS FROM THE PAST MEDIA… Continue reading Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” (#88) October 27, 2017

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Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” (#84) September 14, 2017


Queen’s Speech 2017 Queen Elizabeth, Cabinet Office and Prime Minister’s Office, June 21, 2017 – – – – – – This is a compilation of news, articles, essays, and reports on strategic communications, Public Diplomacy, public affairs, U.S. and foreign government international broadcasting, and information operations.  The editorial intent is to: share with busy practitioners… Continue reading Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” (#84) September 14, 2017

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Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” – 2 September 2017


TABLE OF CONTENTS In the News IN THE NEWS [2016 Election Controversies]  Instruments of Informational Power PUBLIC AFFAIRS BROADCASTING INFORMATION OPERATIONS Professional Topics SOCIAL MEDIA ▪ INTERNET CYBER DISINFORMATION ▪ FAKE NEWS STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS ELECTIONS HYBRID WARFARE GRAY ZONE INFORMATION WARFARE NARRATIVE HISTORY NARRATIVES COUNTERING VIOLENT EXTREMISM ISLAMISM RADICALIZATION COUNTER RADICALIZATION KOMPROMAT CONSPIRACY THEORIES LESSONS FROM… Continue reading Strategic Communications and Public Diplomacy “Seen on the Web” – 2 September 2017