Media Comment

A confession

by on August 18, 2015

This post is a confession.

A confession of naivety.

A couple of months ago we published some posts critising the Western press for printing stories [more…]

How the West does propaganda (2)

by on August 15, 2015

This is nice example from AFP.

The story is about a proposed 'gay pride' march in Odessa, Ukraine. The Right Sector movement disrupted the event.

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How The West Does Propaganda

by on August 12, 2015

This is a good example. The story is by AFP. AFP is owned by the French government.

The story details the political, social and economic [more…]

Pants Propaganda

by on August 8, 2015

This is a story in the Daily Mail about how a 13 year boy was allowed to do a sleepover with two boys aged 7 [more…]

Whataboutism – the shallow analysis of Edward Lucas

by on July 25, 2015

In 2008 the anti-Russia [more…]

Free press in the West (15)

by on July 25, 2015

The "free press" in the West has numerous tactics to spin their narratives along. One might be called editorial inserts. Here a story is wrapped [more…]