Disinformation, Propaganda, And Censorship: The Developing Connections

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In May of this year, a bill was introduced in the US Congress called the “Countering Information Warfare Act (CIWA) of 2016.” It is currently pending in the Committee on Foreign Relations. The premise behind the bill is, in essence, that Russia and China are devoting huge sums of money on “propaganda” and “disinformation” which has the net effect of smearing US policies around the world.

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One thought on “Disinformation, Propaganda, And Censorship: The Developing Connections

  1. I am having a similar problem with my writing project. Distraction due to lack of discipline is a big problem, but I also seem to be lacking the fire within to push me forward. Strange, because I consider my writing the most important thing for me at the moment. Maybe I need to kindle the sense of urgency by ruminating on failure and death every day.

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