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Master of American Propaganda


How George Creel sold the Great War to America, and America to the world. By Nicholas J. Cull Mar 21 2017 Committee on Public Information poster from 1917 promoting the United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation. W. D. Stevens/Library of Congress. In 1917, on the brink of the U.S. entry into the Great War, a… Continue reading Master of American Propaganda

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Complete Timeline Of A Fabricated Russian Disinformation Event


This story was published at 15:28 EST on 26 March 2017, all information is current as of this time and date. Summary Sputnik news took a legitimate story about increased sanctions against Iran and embellished the story to make it appear as if Russian sanctions were also increasing. Facts about Russian corporations receiving increased sanctions… Continue reading Complete Timeline Of A Fabricated Russian Disinformation Event

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Russia halts cross border movement on border with Ukraine’s Chernihiv region, cites “combat alert in Ukraine”


Strangely, no corresponding information of a Ukrainian ‘combat alert’.   Gee, mind games anyone?  Did somebody just read Peter and the Wolf? Perhaps an old Psychological Warfare manual?   If something is happening, I will admit I am cynical. If not, expect more ‘closings’ based on mythical ‘alerts’ </end editorial> The Russian side explains to… Continue reading Russia halts cross border movement on border with Ukraine’s Chernihiv region, cites “combat alert in Ukraine”

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Russia / New Administration Media Ad Hoc 23 March 2017


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. I’m concerned about the propaganda focused on Belarus and the military power building against Ukraine. </end editorial> Russia is the MSM’s revenue goldmine today, aside from ISIS in London. Laundromat post-mortem essays are must read and must heed items for the West’s political leaders. Lucas and Goble testify to… Continue reading Russia / New Administration Media Ad Hoc 23 March 2017

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Countering Russian Information Warfare: Theoretical And Practical Problems


Today, I was discussing people opposing government-generated propaganda with a colleague and wrote this: I happen to agree with them, it is bad.  The bad part is where propaganda is a lie, a distortion, or a twisting of the facts (which politicians do routinely).  We have no official definition of propaganda, even though we outlawed… Continue reading Countering Russian Information Warfare: Theoretical And Practical Problems

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Russia Suffered Losses In Syria Three Times Higher Than Official Toll


Syria was supposed to have been the showcase for Russia’s most modern military equipment.   Instead, it is a display of Russian military incompetence, poor training, lack of attention to detail, arrogance, and disdain for the value of the life of Russian soldiers and mercenaries.  In Ukraine, Russia lost 10 soldiers for every Ukrainian killed,… Continue reading Russia Suffered Losses In Syria Three Times Higher Than Official Toll