Home Tags Propaganda

Tag: Propaganda

"Trade War," a song written by a former Chinese official, has gone viral on popular Chinese mobile messenger WeChat and microblogging site Weibo.

‘If the perpetrator wants to fight, we will beat him out of his wits’: Song about ongoing trade war with the US goes viral in China

The musical score was written by retired Chinese official Zhao Liangtian, and it was posted in a group on the popular Chinese messaging app WeChat.
The front page of North Korea's state-run Rodong Sinmun newspaper reporting on chairman Kim Jong Un's summit with US President Donald Trump on February 28, 2019.

North Korean media are ignoring the fact that Kim and Trump’s summit ended in failure

North Korean media praised the "extraordinary" and "successful" summit, and didn't mention that it ended early.

Apple just launched a ‘fact-based’ election feature in Apple News with coverage from Fox News and The Washington Post

"When the loudest, most extreme voices dominate the conversation, we can't hear each other," Apple News' editor-in-chief, Lauren Kern, wrote in an introductory note. "At Apple News, we want to help fix that."
President Xi Jinping oversees a wide network of propaganda and censorship in China.

Planting spies, paying people to post on social media, and pretending the news doesn’t exist: This is how China tries to distract people from hu...

The Chinese Communist Party is keen to portray itself to its 1.4 billion citizens as a peaceful and scandal-free power. Take a look at four of the most commonly used tricks in the party's handbook.
ISIS used a scene from "Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" in a propaganda video.

ISIS ripped off a scene from ‘The Lord of the Rings’ in its latest propaganda video

The Islamic State used a scene from the Ride of the Rohirrim, which features in "Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" in a recent propaganda video. The terrorist group also used footage from Orlando Bloom's 2005 movie "Kingdom of Heaven."
This is what North Korean TV looked like on the day of the inter-Korean summit.

Kim Jong Un’s historic peace talks were broadcast everywhere except North Korea — here’s why he keeps his people in the dark

Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in met, joked, and pledged to work toward peace and denuclearisation during a historic meeting on Friday.

South Korea stops blasting propaganda into North Korea to ‘create the mood’ of peacefulness

Radio broadcasts along the border of North and South Korea operate as a type of psychological warfare between the two countries.

Kim Jong Un’s wife, Ri Sol Ju, just had her status upgraded as North Korea tries to show it has a normal “first couple”

Ri is now the "revered first lady" and no longer a "comrade," a move that indicates North Korea is trying to present itself as a normal country.
Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in the Oval Office at the White House, March 14, 2017 in Washington, DC.

A major US publisher linked to Trump allies has put out a 97-page propaganda spread on the Saudi crown prince

Saudi Arabia has reportedly been investing millions into PR campaigns to change the West's perception of the Kingdom.

China is using a tweet from Elon Musk as a propaganda tool

Musk tweeted about a railway station upgrade completed by 1,500 workers in nine hours. State media seized the tweet and declared Musk was "amazed" by China.