Propaganda Watch: Russian Social Media Ads–2/21/2021

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 2017-q1/2017-02 folder.

The Brown United Front had things to say about immigration in the US. P(1)0000975 brings up the “stolen land” argument from yesterday:

P(1)0005246 wants you to understand “their struggle”:

P(1)0000993 tries to put a more individual face on the immigration debate:

THIS IS AN OPEN THREAD. Take care, and be well.

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