How to Spot Disinformation: A Practical Example

Nadin Brzezinski
3 min readApr 6, 2024

So last night, the following post appeared on Israeli Telegram, which quoted a Syrian channel. They took the bait because they seemed unable to catch it.

This is good disinformation and an excellent piece to explain how this works. The only difference may be the language because Russians do the same. They tend to be far more, ahem, wordy, though. It’s one of the best examples I…

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Nadin Brzezinski

Historian by training. Former day to day reporter. Sometimes a geek who enjoys a good miniatures game. You can find me at CounterSocial, Mastodon and rarely FB