Active Measures #40 – Salve Regina University’s Pell Center


  1. Unhappy With HBO’s ‘Chernobyl,’ Russia is Planning Its Own Series — Blaming The CIA | Kyle Swenson  | Washington Post
  2. Pro-Kremlin Media Capitalize on NATO Soldier’s Blunder | Digital Forensics Research Lab
  3. Fake: Ukrainians Voting at Gunpoint | Disinfo Portal 
  4. Russia’s Manipulation of Twitter Was Far Vaster Than Believed | Tim Starks, Laurens Cerulus, & Mark Scott | Politico 
  5. The Primakov (Not Gerasimov) Doctrine in Action | Eugene Rumer | Carnegie Endowment For International Peace
  6. Russia Deployed Its Trolls to Cover Up the Murder of 298 People on MH17 | Amy Knight | Daily Beast


  1. Huawei’s PR Campaign Comes Straight From the Party’s Playbook | Matt Schrader | Foreign Policy
  2. China Has Been Running Global Influence Campaigns for Years |  Bethany Allen-Ebrahiniam & Zach Dorfman | Defense One
  3. China’s Propaganda Spreads Beyond Its Borders Via Facebook Groups | Chris Zappone | The Age

Election Security

Federal Investigators To Examine Equipment From 2016 N.C. Election Amid Renewed Fears of Russian Hacking | Neena Satija | Washington Post

Social Media and Platforms

  1. Russian Disinformation On YouTube Draws Ads, Lacks Warning Labels:Researchers | Reuters
  2. YouTube to Remove Thousands of Videos Pushing Extreme Views | Kevin Roose & Kate Conger | New York Times
  3. Twitter Suspends Accounts Critical of Chinese Regime Days Before Tiananmen Anniversary | Jennifer Zeng | The Epoch Times

From the Way Back Machine

The Role of MI6 In Egypt’s Decision To Go To War Against Israel In May 1948 | Meir Zamir | Taylor & Francis Online

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