Propaganda Watch: Russian Social Media Ads–11/23/19

Russian President Vladimir Putin superimposed into a Russian Flag. Image by Lenny Ghoul.

This is part of an ongoing series where I review some of the ads purchased by the Russians. In doing so I hope we can get a better understanding of what they were trying to do, and how to recognize it the next time we’re faced with propaganda.

If you want to follow along, the ads can all be downloaded here. All of today’s ads can be found in the 2016-q2/2016-05 folder.

Seeing American patriotism through Russian eyes never gets old. P(1)0002321 repeats the Make America Great Again motto accompanied by many other buzzwords:

P(1)0002325 lacks a basic understanding of how easy it would be to alter the Constitution:

“Hope Obama will be replaced with a President who cares”. The irony is dripping from p(1)0002371:

THIS IS AN OPEN THREAD. Take care, and have a great Saturday.

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