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Part one of Hearing Communism—five short audio pieces by students in my International Communism undergraduate research seminar at the University of Pittsburgh.

Vesti Translates Fox News

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Here is how the Fox News interview with that American-Ossetian girl and her aunt is being reported in the Russian news.  I think even non-Russian speakers will get a sense of the hatchet job done on this just from the translator’s tone and coughing.  If Vesti really wants to get schooled in propaganda production, they might pay closer attention to Fox.  They’re masters at it.  From this grade school project, Vesti is hardly an apprentice.

http://video.rutube.ru/15105e9a34be06eb0d2f182a02f9adae