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Conspiracist propaganda: How Russia promotes anti-establishment sentiment online?

  title={Conspiracist propaganda: How Russia promotes anti-establishment sentiment online?},
  author={Kohei Watanabe},
It is widely recognized that the Russian government has been involved in international propaganda to influence foreign publics as part of its “active measures” against the West, but experts still disagree on the nature of its propaganda messages. To understand how Russia is attempting to achieve that goal, I have collected and analyzed Sputnik News articles and Twitter posts linked to them over the course of a year in terms of conspiracy framing of social and political events. The result of… 

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