Propaganda Watch: Russian Social Media Ads–3/21/2021

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 Pan-African Roots MOVE group had a number of posts celebrating African American beauty. P(1)0001087 celebrates the beauty of a disabled woman:

P(1)0001089 brought up an older phrase, “The darker the berry, the sweeter the juice.”

P(1)0005428 celebrated newer African American female stars:

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

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