Molly McKew’s right: the only effective way to counter propaganda is with propaganda

This isn't a defense of propaganda. But it's an empirical fact: the only effective way to counter propaganda is with propaganda. Let's replace "propaganda" with a less loaded word: "narrative." The only way to counter a narrative effectively in a world where "facts" are freely available and uncontrolled is to come up with another narrative… Continue reading Molly McKew’s right: the only effective way to counter propaganda is with propaganda

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Who’s behind PropOrNot? I have a theory (with forensic linguistics!)

NOTE - if you only want to see the "forensic linguistics" part, skip to the end! It's the best part! CAVEATS AND DISCLAIMERS. This is not an accusation, "doxxing" or "outing" of any of the people to whom the circumstances, coincidences and parallels in this post relate. They may well be, in fact, mere coincidences.… Continue reading Who’s behind PropOrNot? I have a theory (with forensic linguistics!)