Propaganda · Russia

“What do US residents think about the police using weapons to defend the public?”


One of Russian propaganda’s goals is to help divide the United States. This so-called poll by Sputnik attempts to do just that. This was posted by Sputnik on Facebook and is intended to incite emotions, pro and con. There is only one slight teensy, weensy problem.  It’s fake.  A fraud.   There is no way in… Continue reading “What do US residents think about the police using weapons to defend the public?”

Russia · Ukraine

The Russians’ Lips are Moving.


“The lady doth protest too much, methinks” – Shakespeare, Hamlet, 1602 Aleksander Borodai Igor Strelkov/Girkin Vladimir Antyufeyev/Yerofeyev The above named leaders of the Donetsk People’s Republic made a statement here:, Экстренное заявление Антюфеева и Стрелкова (Emergency declaration Antyufeeva and Light), stating: 1. We are not agents of the FSB. 2. RF provides political support and they… Continue reading The Russians’ Lips are Moving.

Information operations · Russia · Ukraine

Vladimir Putin And His Bodyguard Of Lies


Katya Soldak Forbes Staff BUSINESS 4/26/2014 @ 12:32PM 7,455 views Putin may be strong, but the internet is proving stronger. The Russian leader is learning that cultivating a network of lies is almost impossible in the age of information. Throughout Russian president Vladimir Putin’s land-grab in Ukraine, much of the watchful world has known all… Continue reading Vladimir Putin And His Bodyguard Of Lies

Information operations · Propaganda · Russia

Russian TV Propagandists Caught Red-Handed: Same Guy, Three Different People (Spy, Bystander, Heroic Surgeon)


Pity Russian propagandists. They must stage scenes of massive and violent demonstrations in East and South Ukraine. They must patch together actual demonstration footage with images of exploding grenades, intermittent automatic weapon fire, wounded pro-Russian civilians, and menacing Ukrainian extremists, organized, paid for, and directed by sinister outside forces. They must show valiant local civilians… Continue reading Russian TV Propagandists Caught Red-Handed: Same Guy, Three Different People (Spy, Bystander, Heroic Surgeon)

Propaganda · Russia

RT accuses NATO of Terrorism – Outright Lies


I’m constantly amazed at the extremist perspectives of the Russian “news”. Here is an article from RT where NATO is accused of shooting people in the Maidan in Kyiv, NATO is also being accused of terrorism. At a minimum this is irresponsible journalism. I would label it libelous. The outright lies flowing out of RT have… Continue reading RT accuses NATO of Terrorism – Outright Lies