If you read only one article apart from the Hunter Biden emails today, read this by . I've read it twice. Establishment disinformation, including from unprofessional elements within the intel community, is more pernicious than the Russians.
New by me —> Establishment disinformation is killing Western democracy. Establishment lies have caused more damage than any other force in the last two decades, I argue in .
At some point the public is going to view "Russian disinfo" as code for "establishment disinfo" because the topic has been so abused, to the detriment of our national security and public trust.
Terrific piece on most dangerous source of 'disinformation' — US' own political establishment
"Establishment disinformation becomes tyrannical when false establishment narratives are combined with the active suppression of authentic dissenting discourse ... made highly efficient by the consolidation of discourse on social media platforms."
This is very, very good. Must-read. ⁦⁩ at ⁦
"I thought we were becoming more like Brazil. Instead we’re looking more like East Germany." - an anon friend
Jeff Giesea: Establishment disinformation and censorship are causing more offline harm than any other force.
Locking Twitter accounts is the latest tactic we're seeing from coordinated, establishment disinformation campaigns. There is no verifiable basis for these actions and no neutral standard that is applied evenly. ht Read my latest:
Sharp and concise summation of a critically important topic. Establishment disinformation is killing Western democracy. Establishment lies have caused more damage than any other force in the last two decades, writes in .
Read this: “Establishment disinformation, more than any other form of disinformation, is killing Western democracy. Establishment disinformation has caused more real-world harm to Western democracy than any other force in the last two decades.”
"[T]here’s something particularly insidious about coordinated false narratives from authority figures and institutions in our own democracies...[even more so]...when ...foreign disinfo is instrumentalized to advance establishment narratives."[email protected]
"Disinformation from our own political and media establishment has caused more harm to Western democracy than any other force in the last two decades."
Establishment Disinformation Is Killing Western Democracy
“I thought we were becoming more like Brazil. Instead we’re looking more like East Germany.”
"Establishment disinformation becomes tyrannical when false establishment narratives are combined with the active suppression of authentic dissenting discourse ..."
"[C]itizens of Western democracies face deplatforming, job losses, and character assassination by power-crazed, petty hall-monitor journalists ...
"Today’s Hester Prynne is the person who says: 'all lives matter' or 'gender is real.'"