Power Games

Power Games

Brotherhood and Deportation – Racism in the Soviet Union

Tackling racism was a significant part of the ideology, but, perhaps unsurprisingly, this only concerned capitalist racism. 

Is “Cancel Culture” Cancelling Free Speech?

The critical voices against the phenomenon are getting stronger. But for now, the “cancel culture” is pretty far from being canceled itself.

Qasem Soleimani - a Terrorist Whose Killing Was Justified?

The western media pictured him as the top Iranian General and the second most powerful figure in Iran’s politics.The US media knew that Qasem Soleimani had been an enormous threat to the US and its allies for decades; they knew he was directly involved in the death of hundreds of US servicemen in Iraq.

Qasem Soleimani - a Martyr Who Was Murdered?

The Iranian media and other news sources close to IRGC in the region followed two major propaganda routes.

2+2=5 - How Propaganda Works

A couple of  centuries ago propaganda could reach a certain part of society. Nowadays, there is a variety of propaganda tools and the scale of their influence is also much broader.

Inside the Belarusian Detention Center

“I want the whole world to see that in the 21st century there is still a country in the centre of Europe that tortures people for different political views.”

The Top 10 Fake News Stories of 2019

Many of us come across fake news stories on a daily basis. Social media platforms make it easier to spread them faster. Do we pay attention whether the news is true or fake? 

Check out some of the top fake stories from 2019.