Tagged: RT

Putin propagandists pick up ex-Pentagon PSYOPpers

In an irony that illustrates the contrast in value that Russia and the U.S. place on sound information strategy, the Russian government’s international propaganda service has hired American PSYOP professionals left jobless after congressionally mandated program cuts. RT/Sputnik hired at least four contractors from the US Special Operations Command’s Trans Regional Web Initiative (TRWI), which Congress shut down last year....

Larry King joins Kremlin propaganda channel

A Kremlin-funded propaganda channel has picked up an American talk show icon as its new face. Russia Today (RT), a mouthpiece of the Vladimir Putin regime, announced that King will be launching a new show on its channel in June. The King acquisition, whose price was not announced, is a big step forward for Russian messaging around the world, and...