After working for Kremlin TV, a Russian reporter explains how the state turns journalists into propagandists DISPATCH & VIDEO Ilya Kizirov Moscow, Russia 25 Apr 2017 Information War Disinformation Crisis Dmitry Kiselyov entered our newsroom wearing an elegant suit and a victorious smile. Three days earlier, on December 9, 2013, President Vladimir Putin had signed… Continue reading Confessions of a (Former) State TV Reporter
Russian MP Valery Seleznev, your son was found guilty in a court of law, convicted, and sentenced to 27 years. The United States of America is not a corrupt judicial system like Russia. He was not abducted. His computer carried much of the evidence which convicted him. Your position as an MP only means that… Continue reading Russian MP incensed after son jailed in US
Like most reports from Russia about their ‘capabilities’, this article in Popular Mechanics exposes the article by the Sun as pure fluffed-up horse ca-ca propaganda. In the report, Russians recall the story of a Russian plane buzzing the USS Cook in the Black Sea in 2014. ‘They incapacitated the entire ship, all the electronic… Continue reading Don’t Buy the Reports About Russia’s Scary E-Weapons
Paperback – March 2, 2009 by J. Michael Waller (Author) In this vital book, thirteen experts in public diplomacy, counterpropaganda and political warfare lay out the components of what the U.S. and its allies need to win the war of ideas around the world. Strategic influence is much more than strategic communication. Communicating with others… Continue reading Strategic Influence: Public Diplomacy, Counterpropaganda, and Political Warfare
12 April 2017 NATO in the Disinformation Age: Understanding the Threat A Seminar with the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) and the NATO Strategic Communications Center of Excellence. Thursday, April 27, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. ***Location: Park Inn by Radisson Riga Valdemara, 1 Krogus Street, Riga, LV-1048, Latvia*** In today’s information… Continue reading Event: NATO in the Disinformation Age: Understanding the Threat
Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a huge spike in the number of online stories which question the bravery of the White Helmets, or suggest that the recent chemical attacks were suspicious, or make some other claim that seeks to confuse you about the war in Syria. We’ve written this short list to help… Continue reading The trolls are trying to confuse you about Syria. Here’s why.
Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Kiselyov insults POTUS, Peskov makes excuses. Poverty in Russia now impossible to hide, while Western MSM still ignore trucker strike (like the Holodomor, not worth reporting on). Multiple articles on Caucasus ethnic strife, Kadyrov and the murder of LGBTs in Chechnya. Arctic military base and nuclear ammo… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Media Update 18 April 2017