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Russia Accused Of War Crimes


Syrian Network for Human Rights accuses Russia of “war crimes”. That is a damning official accusation. Russia, however, has managed to kill more civilians in less than one year, than ISIS has killed in three years.  ISIS, don’t forget, is a terrorist group.  Russia appears to indiscriminately kill civilians in Syria,2,704, including 746 children. That… Continue reading Russia Accused Of War Crimes

#RussiaFail · Information Warfare · Propaganda · Russia

Russia’s Nuclear Paranoia Fuels Its Nuclear Propaganda


A classic disinformation campaign about U.S. nukes reveals a lot about Moscow’s military anxieties. BY JEFFREY LEWIS AUGUST 22, 2016 Twitter has been aflame with reports that the United States is moving the few dozen nuclear weapons stored at the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey to Deveselu military base in Romania. I am calling bullshit on this… Continue reading Russia’s Nuclear Paranoia Fuels Its Nuclear Propaganda

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

How to Stop Disinformation – Lessons from Ukraine for the Wider World


How to Stop Disinformation – Lessons from Ukraine for the Wider World Publication Announcement The latest ‘Beyond Propaganda‘ paper looks at Ukraine as a laboratory of information war. Authored by Marina Pesenti and Peter Pomerantsev, this publication examines initiatives undertaken by the government, media, and civil society and seeks to identify techniques that can help other democracies… Continue reading How to Stop Disinformation – Lessons from Ukraine for the Wider World

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Turns Out You Can’t Trust Russian Hackers Anymore


Moscow-linked cyberthieves aren’t just stealing and releasing emails anymore — they’re altering them to smear one of Putin’s most vocal opponents. BY ELIAS GROLL AUGUST 22, 2016 Often, in war, mistakes are made. Sometimes, in Russia’s information war against the West, mistakes are made and then published for all the world to see. That seems… Continue reading Turns Out You Can’t Trust Russian Hackers Anymore

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Russia Plans to Fine Websites for ‘Propaganda’ of Circumvention Tools


A bit dated but I just ran across this. </end editorial> Posted 17 March 2016 15:58 GMT The Kremlin is so worried about internet circumvention tools it now seeks to make mere mentions of them illegal. by Tetyana Lokot. Tor. VPNs. Website mirroring. The mere mention of these and other online tools for circumventing censorship could… Continue reading Russia Plans to Fine Websites for ‘Propaganda’ of Circumvention Tools

Censorship · Information operations · Information Warfare

Circumvention Technology Guide And Review


I find myself bringing an area of expertise, “Circumvention Technology”, to the forefront after a recent conversation at the US Broadcasting Board of Governors, who oversees many of the programs listed below on behalf of the United States Government. In case this term is not familiar to you, Circumvention Technology is used to work around… Continue reading Circumvention Technology Guide And Review

Information operations · United States

The United States Of America Is Damned And It Is Our Fault


We are what we watch. That is a sad statement about America and of this world. We are a world of sound bites, skewed optics, and hideous policial correctness. We are a society hooked on reality series which have nothing to do with reality. We no longer care about quality, we only care about entertainment.… Continue reading The United States Of America Is Damned And It Is Our Fault