How Russia Today divided Westminster

British politicians of all parties have long appeared on the Kremlin channel, now called RT. So why is it only just catching up with them?

For a television channel whose weekly reach is less than that of ITVBe +1, the profile of RT (formerly Russia Today) in the UK is conspicuously high.

The £310,000 it spent on an advertising campaign on London’s transport network – posters carried messages including “Watch RT and find out who we are planning to hack next” and “Beware! A ‘propaganda bullhorn’ is advertising here” – late last year no doubt helped. ...
source: New Statesman

2018-03-13 17:26
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