An ever growing list that will help readers understand the propaganda war of words and phrases.

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“We brokered a deal” = western-backed illegal forced regime change in Ukraine

Russian aggression = Russia resisting western hegemony

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine = collapse of Ukraine’s sovereignty after western backed coup

Occupation of Crimea = Vast majority of voters expressing self-determination

Propaganda = what others do

Syrian moderates = terrorists backed by the west

“Assad must go” = what the west says when a leader refuses to comply

Putin’s useful idiot = a person who thinks too much and refuses to tow the western narrative

NATO projecting stability = the military alliance deciding Russia is the enemy to justify its existence

Democracy promotion = informing the targeted country you are about to be bombed

No fly zone = when the west bombs a country to promote democracy

No bomb zone = only the west’s bombs are allowed to be dropped there

International law = laws the west flaunts with impunity

Law of the seas = no Chinese ships allowed

Putin is a thug = western leaders are effeminate

European refugee crisis = unintended consequence of western meddling in the Mid East

Israel’s security = illegal occupation of Palestinian land and meddling in affairs of neighbors

Weaponization of _______ = stupid phrase when nothing else comes to mind

Western NGOs = western paid fifth columnist to overthrow democratic governments

Anti-missile defense = attempt to neutralize Russia’s nuclear deterrent with a first strike

Russian Dissident = Russian Oligarch found with his hand in the till

Neocon = see Liberal Interventionist

Liberal Interventionist = see Neocon

Agent of the Kremlin = Person revealing the truth about U.S. administration and its policies

“Regime X/Y/Z” = A sovereign government that refuses to submit to NATO diktat

Quantitative easing = West stealing wealth from the east with worthless paper

International community = Western imperialists and their followers

Western Democracy = Corporate controlled cabaret

Propaganda Bullhorn = News outlet proving effective and providing an alternative source of information

Dictator = A leader who refuses to tow the U.S. line, and whose country the U.S. plans to destabilize and eventually bomb

A ‘thermal event’ (Vauxhall Motors official, Zafira B fires, Parliamentary Inquiry) = They set on fire

Minsk was violated many times by the combined Russian-separatist forces = Russia and Eastern Ukraine continue to protect their citizens and defend their interests

Law of Unintended Consequences = A realignment of circumstances and events brought about by act of war or subversion that denies the perpetrator of and advantage.

Russian opposition leader Mr XYZ gave his opinion” (as reported in the West MSM) = Similar to the leader of the British Monster Raving Loony Party being the British opposition leader

Russia did it / Putin did it = Any undesired revelation of corruption, fraud or crime committed by Western neo-cons

Russia is isolated = Russia is doing business with the rest of the non-World

Rebel = paid thug

Presstitute = Those news reporters who buy into the US propaganda

Dictatorship = Almost always used to refer to governments who stand in the way of Western interests. Never used for brutal regimes that the West likes.

Territorial Integrity of Ukraine = Western backed neo-fascist wars of aggression against Russian speakers.

War = Peace

War Crime = Defending your country, and it’s democratically elected government, against US aggression

Moderate Syrian Rebel = Foreign fighters beheading civilians in the name of democracy (please ignore the fact that last week they were carrying the ISIS flag)

State Run Media = Any news organisation that has anything at all to do with Russia

Russian Interference in American Democracy = Non-Russian hacker leaking information which is vital to the public on high levels of corruption in US politics

Brexit Means Brexit = No one knows what the hell is going on

They had a frank exchange of views = They couldn’t agree on anything

Transitional Government = Regime change

Hybrid warfare = Weasel words, indicating that the accuser has no proof whatsoever of any actual aggresion, but still needs to make the accusation

Syrian Ceasefire Deal = Everyone Put Their Weapons Away Except For NATO…and a few terrorists

Sexist = A wicked individual, someone who refuses to vote for Hillary Clinton (See also: America’s alliance with Saudi Arabia)

Neocon = A western jihadi, who wishes to bomb the world into a better future (see also: regime change)

Opposition Fighters = Bloody Thirsty Terrorists

“Russian hacker” = Colloquial (US): 1. Gremlin; boogeyman; mischievous imaginary troll; 2. A rhetorical device used to misdirect attention from embarrassing acts of political or ethical malfeasance.

“American interests” = A non-negotiable status quo that benefits Saudi Arabian investment and US global hegemony

“Peace and stability” = A phrase used by NATO to justify a never-ending aggressive military posture, regime change, and socio-political instability.

Putin’s Russia Is corrupt and dangerous = The Russia exploited by the west and internal traitors in the 1990s was corrupt and dangerous

Fact Finding Mission = Foregone Conclusion Combined With A Free Holiday

The Problem With RT = The Problem With Free Speech

The World = The 5 Eyes and a few Western European countries


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