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Sputnik Attempts To Belittle The EU East Stratcom Task Force. Emphasis On Attempt.


Thank you, Sputnik, for providing my laugh track for this evening. I am quite certain that Sputnik has been “chomping at the bit”, waiting for an opportunity to try to smear the EU’s East Stratcom team. Contrary to the article, Strategic Communications is not a term used by only “US and NATO analytical think tanks”, although… Continue reading Sputnik Attempts To Belittle The EU East Stratcom Task Force. Emphasis On Attempt.

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RT Scared Amb McFaul May Reveal Truth To Russians


Former US Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul has offered to host a show on RT, but Margarita Simonyan, the chief editor of Russia Today, appears scared to allow any truth onto Russian propaganda television. Simonyan is running out of excuses, she continues to fail. Thank you, StopFake, for exposing Russian hypocrisy. Yes, please, let’s question RT… Continue reading RT Scared Amb McFaul May Reveal Truth To Russians

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A Revealing Fight With Russia’s RT At The State Department


MATTHEW ARMSTRONG NOVEMBER 21, 2016  In a combative exchange with State Department spokesman John Kirby at a press briefing last week, a representative from RT, a Kremlin-directed outlet, stated that “If you give specifics, my colleagues would be able to ask Russian officials.” It was an interesting statement to make and suggested that RT would… Continue reading A Revealing Fight With Russia’s RT At The State Department

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Russia Today is not alternative news: it is propaganda


Good article until the second half contains input by Dr. Piers Robinson, who defends RT by attacking Western media.  Of course, he will deny he is defending it, but he refuses to address complaints about RT. A Robinson quote: “that no matter what people’s complaints against RT are, they are missing the real point, which… Continue reading Russia Today is not alternative news: it is propaganda

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Red and Yellow Journalism: Unprofessional Sensationalism or Targeted Propaganda?


Excellent piece by close friend and associate Jason Groves. I was aware of the fire and evacuation, but not of RT’s mischaracterization. I’ve caught RT doing this several times. I’ve also caught them making the headline much more sensational than the story merits. “Question more”, RT’s motto, is most appropriate when reading RT stories.  “Trust… Continue reading Red and Yellow Journalism: Unprofessional Sensationalism or Targeted Propaganda?

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RT Changes “Palestinian” to “Ultra-Orthodox Jews” in Terrorist Attack Story


‘Ultra-Orthodox Jewish’ gunmen and ‘terrorists’: Tel Aviv attack in world media By i24news Published: 06/09/2016 – 01:56pm, updated: 03:51pm Misleading media headlines draw fury of Jewish and pro-Israel readers The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a topic that is widely followed world-wide and as such, terror attacks like the one that occurred Wednesday night in Tel Aviv are… Continue reading RT Changes “Palestinian” to “Ultra-Orthodox Jews” in Terrorist Attack Story