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How Russian Lobbyists Are Manipulating American Perceptions of the Ukraine Conflict


Russians and pro-Russian trolls are jumping all over the statement from Rep. Conyers, that the Azov Battalion is Neo-Nazi. The Russians say this is proof that the government of Ukraine (they’re extending) is Nazi.  I’ve run across this statement on at least five different forums, it’s been circulated far and wide and all the Russian… Continue reading How Russian Lobbyists Are Manipulating American Perceptions of the Ukraine Conflict

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A Year of Freedom. Mariupol after “DNR”: Documentary Video


After watching the battle of Mariupol in this video, I am convinced the pro-Russian rebels are an untrained rabble. Clearing a building by firing weapons into the air does not constitute warfare on the part of the Azov Battalion (now Brigade) either. This video almost scared me.  If either side ever comes up against real… Continue reading A Year of Freedom. Mariupol after “DNR”: Documentary Video

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Counter-Russian-Propaganda Compilation for 12 June 2015


12 June 2015 Successful Russian Propaganda Effort I have read a lot of Azov Battalion web and Facebook posts over the last 16-18 months, as well as thousands of Western and Russian articles. I have never seen anything based on Nazi ideology – just pure extreme nationalism.  A lot of this is very cynical toward the West,… Continue reading Counter-Russian-Propaganda Compilation for 12 June 2015