8 Ways to Declutter Your Life. If you have ever taken the time to realize how cluttered your life is with work, school, finances and entertainment that doesn’t leave much time for you to think and organize yourself.
Declassified CIA Manual Shows How US Uses Bureaucracy to Destabilize Governments. Submitted by Jake Anderson via TheAntiMedia.org, When most people think of CIA sabotage, they think of coups, assassinations, proxy wars, armed rebel groups, and even false flags - not strategic stupidity and purposeful bureaucratic ineptitude.
However, according to a declassified document from 1944, the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), which later became the CIA, used and trained a curious breed of “citizen-saboteurs” in occupied nations like Norway and France. The World War II-era document, called Simple Sabotage Field Manual, outlines ways in which operatives can disrupt and demoralize enemy administrators and police forces. The Russian Question—–How The War Party Has Demonized Putin & Co. Competing Worldviews. Ivan Ilyin and the Ideology of Putin's Rule. In the last days of April, Russian television aired a 150-minute documentary about Vladimir Putin’s decade and a half as the leader of Russia.
Here's how Facebook kicked off Ukraine's Euromaidan revolution Andrei Soldatov and Irina Borogan. US/NATO Embrace Psy-ops and Info-War. Exclusive: The U.S. government and NATO have entered the Brave New World of “strategic communications,” merging psy-ops, propaganda and P.R. in order to manage the perceptions of Americans and the world’s public, reports veteran war correspondent Don North.
The World Hates Russia. Russia Hates It Back. Russian President Vladimir Putin's propaganda targeted at audiences outside Russia doesn't work, but neither will any Western counter-efforts directed at Russians.
A new report from the Pew Research Center explains why. Pew surveyed public opinion among 45,435 respondents in 40 nations between March and May and found that almost everywhere, people had an unfavorable opinion of Russia: Europeans, whom the Kremlin would like to consider deluded U.S. followers, are often even more negative about Russia than Americans are -- and that's not just Poles, more exposed than others to the conflict in Ukraine, but also previously Russia-friendly Germans and French. The Russia Sanctions Have Failed—Here's What to Do Next.
Whether or not the West’s sanctions against Russia have been a success depends to a considerable degree on what one thinks the sanctions were meant to achieve and how quickly.
More than a year on, Crimea remains occupied, Russia continues to interfere in Ukraine, and the longer-term goal of forcing the Kremlin to accept and abide by the accepted norms of international behavior remains out of reach. The Russian economy is suffering, but more because of low oil prices and structural economic weaknesses than the impact of sanctions, and Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to have concluded that the costs are bearable. The Russia Sanctions Have Failed—Here's What to Do Next. «Гонконгские» технологии на службе у ленивых киевских «креативщиков»
Internet Trolls: Propaganda's Final Frontier - Geopoliticalmonitor.com. Introduction If we are now in fact living in a global village, it’s one where the inhabitants agree on just one thing: capitalism is the ideal model for generating economic growth.
Everything else – political structure, religious and cultural values, and who gets the biggest slice of the capitalist pie – is all very much up in the air. These ideas matter. They can bring down national governments, influence foreign policies, and even alter the geopolitical landscape of entire regions ala the ‘Arab Spring.’ The manual al Qaeda and now ISIS use to brainwash people online. ДНР займется оккупированными территориями — от Харькова до Львова. В Донецкой Народной Республике создан Комитет агитации и пропаганды, который будет работать со всеми, кто проживает на временно оккупированных проамериканским марионеточным режимом территориях, от Харькова до Одессы, Киева и Западной Украины.
Об этом заявил в сопредседатель Народного фронта Новороссии Константин Долгов. EU drafts plan on Russia's media 'misuse' EU institutions aim to counter Russian propaganda with “positive” messages, media funding, and closer regulation, a new action plan says.
The plan, a nine-page paper drafted by the EU foreign service and seen by EUobserver, will be discussed by ministers at a general affairs council on Tuesday (23 June), with a view to adoption by leaders on Thursday. It notes that Russia’s “use and misuse of communication tools” has “played an important role in the dramatic political, economic, and security-related developments” in the EU’s eastern neighbourhood in the past 18 months. It calls for “promotion of EU policies” in former Soviet states, support for “independent media”, and “increased public awareness of disinformation activities by external actors”.
It says a new EU foreign service cell, called East StratComTeam, which is to be up-and-running by September, will shepherd activity. On the regulation front, the EU foreign service notes that “media policy remains primarily a national competence”. Filmmaker: WW3 will Begin with US Bombing Russian TV Networks. The Odd American View of Negotiation. One of the unfortunate corollaries of American exceptionalism is a warped and highly asymmetric conception of negotiation.
This conception can become a major impediment to the effective exercise of U.S. diplomacy. Although the attitudes that are part of this view of negotiation are not altogether unique to the United States, they are especially associated with American exceptionalist thinking about the supposed intrinsic superiority of U.S. positions and about how the sole superpower ought always to get its way. The corollary about negotiation is, stated in its simplest and bluntest terms, that negotiation is an encounter between diplomats in which the United States makes its demands—sometimes expressed as “red lines”—and the other side accepts those demands, with the task of the diplomats being to work out the details of implementation. Domestic American politics have followed a similar trajectory.
The Odd American View of Negotiation. Russian propaganda in Ukraine: Long live Ruthenia. The Top Secret (Fake) Memo to Putin on How to Counter NATO’s Latest Move. Memo: Our Winning Strategy in EuropeFrom: Russian Strategic Planning CellTo: President Vladimir Putin 1. Oil and Hubris Are Eroding Putin’s Early Economic Gains. Russia’s economy continues to face serious structural problems dating from the Soviet era, even as the country’s currency recovers from the plunge it took last winter. Back then the geopolitical fallout from Russian activities in Ukraine, an unexpected plunge in oil prices, and sharp capital outflows from firms worried about capital controls led many to predict a collapse in the value of the ruble. However the onset of spring together with the latest ceasefire in Ukraine more-or-less holding has allowed a fragile sense of calm to return regarding Russia’s economic prospects.
The formation on schedule of its inefficient Eurasian Economic Union, a partial recovery in the price of oil, and sustained energy demand from China (even with a slowdown there), have combined to allow the Kremlin to resume a business-as-usual approach in foreign relations. This ruble crisis must therefore stand out as a missed opportunity for Russia’s economic modernization. Mr. British spies betrayed to Russians and Chinese. Edward Snowden, inset right, has been in Moscow under Vladimir Putin’s protection since 2013 (Walter Bibikow) RUSSIA and China have cracked the top-secret cache of files stolen by the fugitive US whistleblower Edward Snowden, forcing MI6 to pull agents out of live operations in hostile countries, according to senior officials in Downing Street, the Home Office and the security services. Western intelligence agencies say they have been forced into the rescue operations after Moscow gained access to more than 1m classified files held by the former American security contractor, who fled to seek protection from Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, after mounting one of the largest leaks in US history.
Senior government sources confirmed that China had also cracked the encrypted documents, which contain details of secret intelligence techniques and information that could allow British and American spies to be identified. Sunday Times Snowden Story is Journalism at its Worst. (updated below) Western journalists claim that the big lesson they learned from their key role in selling the Iraq War to the public is that it’s hideous, corrupt and often dangerous journalism to give anonymity to government officials to let them propagandize the public, then uncritically accept those anonymously voiced claims as Truth.
But they’ve learned no such lesson. That tactic continues to be the staple of how major U.S. and British media outlets “report,” especially in the national security area. How the Media Became One of Vladimir Putin’s Most Powerful Weapons. Vladimir Putin is a news junkie. Russia Uses Money and Ideology to Fight Western Sanctions. Photo WASHINGTON — The war in that has pitted against the West is being waged not just with tanks, artillery and troops. Increasingly, Moscow has brought to bear different kinds of weapons, according to American and European officials: money, ideology and disinformation. Even as the Obama administration and its European allies try to counter Russia’s military intervention across its border, they have found themselves struggling at home against what they see as a concerted drive by Moscow to leverage its economic power, finance European political parties and movements, and spread alternative accounts of the conflict.
War Party Propaganda—-How The NYT And White House Turn The Truth About Ukraine On Its Head. Russian Challenge. 2015-06-05 Russian Challenge. UKRAINE free donbass. Кто они, американские агенты TF121? America's Secret Elite Warriors Explained In One Simple Infographic. Донбасс: битва разведок. [18+] Ukrainian Nazis execute ethnic Russians including pregnant woman. «Распятый солдат» и «Младенец с отрезанными руками» The Original Chechnya Bombers - The CIA, The Saudis And Bin Laden.
Operation Moolah - The Plot to Buy a MIG. Even More Admitted False Flag Terror Incidents Come to Light. Mission Unstoppable: Why Is the CIA Running America’s Foreign Policy? Everyone Agrees that Ukraine Sniper Attacks Were a False Flag ... They Only Argue About WHO Is the Culprit Washington's Blog. The Destabilization of Ukraine: A Classic “False Flag” Operation. Evidence Conclusive: Ukraine Military Shot Down MH17 In False Flag Operation.
False flag. The Israel-Gaza Twitter war. Psychological warfare. The Emergence of Psychological Warfare. Kissinger warns against "demonizing" Putin and Russia over Ukraine. Moscow bans movie for showing Russia as 'Mordor' - Apr. 16, 2015. The science behind psychological warfare. Psychological Warfare. Russia on the Silver Screen.