The Ukraine crisis is extremely complex and little understood. Sociologist Volodymyr Ishchenko explains the crisis’s origins, the fictions that surround it, and why war is still far from inevitable.
Source: A Ukrainian Sociologist Explains Why Everything You Know About Ukraine Is Probably Wrong
Are anti-vaccine propagandists really being censored? That’s the claim RFK Jr. and his raucous admirers make as they point out the lawyer-turned anti-vaccine crusader was kicked off of Instagram and has yet to appear on MSNBC or snag a seat on a late night show. But last I checked his latest anti-Fauci book has thus far sold over 500,000 copies. Censorship sells, I guess.
Source: Vaccines, RFK Jr. and The Science of Misinformation – CounterPunch.org
“The best time to stop working for fossil fuel clients was 20 years ago, when we had much more time to stop the climate emergency. The second best time is now.”
Source: Research Reveals How PR Firms Have Spent Decades Fueling Climate Misinformation
Both the White House and the Surgeon General have targeted conservative news outlets and social media platforms for fueling resurgence of Covid-19
Source: As Right-Wing Misinformation Spreads, CDC Laments ‘Pandemic of the Unvaccinated’ | Common Dreams News