Tag: Media

Putin Bemused By EU Politicians: Why Do You Allow Bandits To Walk Freely In European Capitals?

Dmitry Peskov: Here are our colleagues from the foreign media. Introduce yourself, please. Good afternoon, Mr President! My name is Christian Esch, I head Spiegel magazine’s Moscow office. I have a question that concerns a matter that worries and annoys Germany, the murder of a citizen of Georgia of Chechen ethnicity, Zelimkhan Khangoshvili. The information coming from Moscow and Berlin...

The populist social media playbook the battle for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram World news

The populist social media playbook the battle for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram World news Matteo Salvini’s caustic rhetoric carried him to power, but is Narendra Modi’s gentler approach just as effective? Matteo Salvini’s caustic rhetoric carried him to power, but is Narendra Modi’s gentler approach just as effective? When he received the phone call from the leader of the far-right...

Media Minute: Media have social and political implications

Media doesn’t just sell products and services. It can also sell values, ideas, lifestyle choices, even political candidates. Media can help raise awareness about environmental issues, or the benefit of exercise and healthy eating. It can communicate to people what’s acceptable and what’s not. Who’s trustworthy and who isn’t. And who’s deserves our attention this week. Media can also reinforce...