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War by Other Means


Russian Active Measures and the Weaponization of Information By Max Bergmann and Carolyn Kenney Posted on June 6, 2017, 6:00 pm OVERVIEW Russia is treating the online environment like a new theater for conflict and has invested in developing its capabilities just as it would in developing a new weapon system. Introduction and summary Liberal… Continue reading War by Other Means

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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

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Russian Active Measures and September 11, 2001: Nostradamus Themed Disinformation?


Russian Active Measures and September 11, 2001: Nostradamus Themed Disinformation? Michael Bennett Hotchkiss, Independent Researcher, USA ABSTRACT The early English-language promoters of Nostradamus (Orson Welles and Erika Cheetham) had strong Leftist-Marxist connections including ties to the Cambridge 5 spy ring. Nostradamus was the top search anomaly of Sept 11, 2001. Interest was driven by a… Continue reading Russian Active Measures and September 11, 2001: Nostradamus Themed Disinformation?

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Russia’s ‘Active Measures’ Are Back with a Vengeance


DECEMBER 15, 2016 BY AMANDA ABRAMS The issue of Russian hacking of American email accounts in order to influence the US presidential election reached new heights this week. President Barack Obama ordered the intelligence community to conduct a full review of Russia’s interference in the elections before he leaves office on January 20, and Senators… Continue reading Russia’s ‘Active Measures’ Are Back with a Vengeance

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The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses


BY ALINA POLYAKOVA, MARLENE LARUELLE, STEFAN MEISTER, AND NEIL BARNETT Read the Publication (PDF) “Since Putin’s return to power in 2012, the Kremlin has accelerated its efforts to resurrect the arsenal of ‘active measures’…” writes Dr. Alina Polyakova in The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses: Russian Influence in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom, a new report… Continue reading The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses

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The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses


BY ALINA POLYAKOVA, MARLENE LARUELLE, STEFAN MEISTER, AND NEIL BARNETT Read the Publication (PDF) “Since Putin’s return to power in 2012, the Kremlin has accelerated its efforts to resurrect the arsenal of ‘active measures’…” writes Dr. Alina Polyakova in The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses: Russian Influence in France, Germany, and the United Kingdom, a new report… Continue reading The Kremlin’s Trojan Horses

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Russia’s New Warfare tools and the link to Soviet Active Measures


Russia’s New Warfare tools  and the link to Soviet Active Measures By Robert Seely Robert Seely’s book, which will be the first comprehensive study of all the tool of Russia’s new non-conventional warfare, will be published next year. Seely is finishing a PhD in Russian non-conventional warfare at the War Studies Department, King’s College, London. His… Continue reading Russia’s New Warfare tools and the link to Soviet Active Measures