Peter Pomerantsev

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Person.png Peter Pomerantsev   TwitterRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
(propagandist, terror expert)
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Born1977
Kiev, USSR(Now Ukraine)
NationalityUK
Member ofDisinfoPortal, EXPOSE Network
Interests • strategic communications
• “Russian Propaganda”
"Terror expert" mentioned in the Integrity Initiative Leak

Peter Pomerantsev is a journalist. RT termed him a "so-called expert".[1]

Background

In 1978, Pomerantsev's father, broadcaster and poet Igor Pomerantsev was arrested by the KGB for spreading anti-Soviet literature.[2] His parents moved to West Germany.

Activities

Peter Pomeransev's name comes up in a document from the 7th Integrity Initiative leak, together with the following brief bio:

“[Peter Pomeransev] is a Senior Fellow at the Institute of Global Affairs at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is the director of the Arena Programme, a think tank dedicated to overcoming the challenges of digital era disinformation and polarisation. His book on Russian propaganda, Nothing is True and Everything is Possible, won the 2016 Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize, was nominated for the Samuel Johnson, Guardian First Book, Pushkin House and Gordon Burns Prizes. It is translated into over a dozen languages. He has testified on the challenges of information war and media development to the US House Foreign Affairs Committee, US Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the UK Parliament Defence Select Committee. He is a columnist at the American Interest, and writes for publications including the Financial Times, London Review of Books, NY Times and many others.”
Peter Pomerantsev [3]

 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)
2018 Brussels DisinfoLab11 April 2018 08:30:0011 April 2018 13:30:00Belgium
Brussels
Euractiv


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