Tag: media

State-Backed Chinese Media Quote Non-Existent Swiss Scientist to Draw Attention Away From COVID-19 Origins
A Swiss biologist, Wilson Edwards, has been widely quoted by China’s state-run media as criticizing the United States for politicizing the World Health Organization’s (WHO) investigation into the origins of the coronavirus pandemic; the problem...
How China Infiltrated Italy’s Media Outlets to Influence Public Opinion
In September 2013, Chinese leader Xi Jinping highlighted the importance of spreading propaganda overseas and presenting a positive perspective on the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to the international community. China’s influence has steadily been increasing...
Collection of Photographs Detail Deep Ties Between Bloomberg LP Executives and Beijing
Photos of Michael Bloomberg, as well as other senior executives holding positions at the highest levels of his media conglomerate, Bloomberg LP, have been published, detailing meetings between the executives and the Chinese Communist Party...
Fake Accounts on Twitter, YouTube Helped Beijing Spread Propaganda and Disinformation
A new report published by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) details an in-depth study of Communist China’s efforts to flood social media platforms like YouTube and Twitter with fake accounts carrying pro-Beijing messaging.  The...
Communist China Expands Propaganda Network with Publishing Takeover in Hong Kong
The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has quietly installed its own directors into key positions at a leading Chinese-language broadcaster in Hong Kong further expanding its media influence in the embattled city, the Ming Pao newspaper...
Australia has passed a new law that mandates big tech companies like Google and Facebook to pay publishers for accessing news content.
Australian Law Forces Facebook, Google to Pay for News Content
Australia has passed a new law that mandates big tech companies like Google and Facebook to pay publishers for accessing news content. The tech firms will have to negotiate a payment scheme with specific publishers...
Former President Donald Trump is considering starting his own social media network, according to a former senior advisor, Jason Miller.
Trump May Start His Own Social Media Platform: Senior Advisor
According to a former senior advisor, Jason Miller, former President Donald Trump is considering starting his own social media network. In an appearance on Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM 125, Miller said that talks are...
Trust in the media has fallen to new lows in the United States, according to the 2021 trust barometer data by marketing consultancy firm Edelman
Edelman Report: Trust in American Media Falls to All-Time Low
Trust in American media has fallen to new lows, according to the 2021 trust barometer data by marketing consultancy firm Edelman. Less than 50 percent of Americans trust in traditional media, while faith in social...