Propaganda Watch: Russian Social Media Ads–4/17/2021

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 Woke Blacks group profiled some strong African American women during February 2017. P(1)0005697 featured Dr. Francis Cress Welsing:

P(1)0005709 profiled fashion designer Zelda Wynn Valdes:

Nichele Nichols was the subject of p(1)0005721:

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

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