Russian Television News' Fascination With US Media Coverage Of Domestic "Disinformation" Stories

Russian television news has aired some fascinating segments focusing on US domestic "disinformation" stories. A recent May 2, 2022 segment on NTV from 7-7:36PM Moscow time featured all of the following stories:

  • Wall Street Journal on the US Disinformation Governance Board
  • Parody TikTok critique of Rudy Giuliani’s Ukraine warnings, by Nina Jankowicz
  • White House Press Secretary defending US Disinformation Governance Board
  • Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis critiquing US Disinformation Governance Board
  • Former Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (clip from Hannity on FOX News April 28) criticizing US Disinformation Governance Board
  • Audio of Nina Jankowicz on NPR before Elon Musk acquiring Twitter: "I shudder to think about if free speech absolutists were taking over more platforms, what that would look like for the marginalized communities"
  • Hunter Biden’s laptop and Ukraine business dealings and past cocaine abuse (w/CNN clip)
  • Christopher Steele interview on ABC
  • Audio of Steven Miller on FOX News (April 29 4pm PDT): "I cannot imagine anything that would be more insulting or offensive on top of all of that than purporting that the expert (Nina Jankowicz) on disinformation is an individual who themselves push disinformation including trying to discredit Hunter Biden's very authentic laptop."