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The propaganda behind Obama's drone war
The campaign of drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia is one of the Obama administration's worst-kept secrets.
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2012 12:01 GMT
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The US military's secret military
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The propaganda behind Obama's drone war
Egypt: The media's role in politics
Blowing the whistle on Obama's America
Listening in at the Leveson Inquiry
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Greece's media crisis
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North Korea: The cult of the Kims
Revealing the lengths the country's propaganda department will go to to ensure Kim Jong-un's image is untarnished.

Hungary's media battle
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Boycotting reality: 'All American Muslim'
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Sri Lanka's media blockade
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The Arab Spring's spin doctors
A look at how embattled Arab governments have employed the services of Western PR companies to clean up their image.

The PKK: 'Rebels' or 'terrorists'?
The Turkish government is turning up the political heat on those who refuse to adopt their chosen terminology.

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A look at fraudsters impersonating real celebrities, politicians and corporations on Twitter.

Peru's 'pink tide'
Across Latin America, privately owned right-wing media groups are waging war against their new left-wing governments.

Tightening the grip: China's media campaign
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Tunisia's multiplying media
Media outlets have multiplied in post-Ben Ali Tunisia, but with this plurality has come a whole new set of problems.
Last Modified: 10 May 2012 09:39 GMT
When the cameras turned on the Murdochs
Listening Post examines the mega-media story ripping through Britain's media and political elite.
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2012 09:51 GMT
Chinese whispers: Murder, mystery, the media
We examine a scandal that has seen the single voice of the Chinese state compete with a cacophony of online voices.
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2012 09:40 GMT
Navigating Syria's slippery narratives
Listening Post puts social media in Syria under the spotlight and asks who and how much to trust.
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Myanmar's media moment
Is the country's changing media landscape a significant shift or merely a ploy to encourage the lifting of sanctions?
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2012 15:10 GMT
Media battle heats up in Sri Lanka, again
The civil war may be over but the media battle rages on, plus, an alternative news source for Egyptians, by Egyptians.
Last Modified: 06 Apr 2012 17:30 GMT
The dangers of reporting the 'war on terror'
We look at Obama's role in the continued imprisonment of a Yemeni journalist and the issues behind it.
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2012 13:00 GMT
Rush Limbaugh: Taking shock one step too far
A look at the Republican media machine and how the Limbaugh controversy could impact the 2012 US presidential election.
Last Modified: 10 Mar 2012 11:49 GMT
Afghanistan's propaganda war
After the recent series of 'PR disasters', are the Americans losing their battle for hearts and minds in Afghanistan?
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2012 10:08 GMT
Syria's media tug of war
As fighting continues in Syria, competing media narratives are making it difficult to find a middle ground.
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2012 12:08 GMT

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