by J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / May 12, 2020 – A prominent pundit who pushed the discredited Russia collusion conspiracy theory is now promoting a range of well-established Chinese propaganda themes about the coronavirus. Soviet import Max Boot reinforced and laundered a range of Chinese Communist Party propaganda and disinformation themes … Read more
by J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / May 2, 2020 – The Chinese regime depends on foreigners to launder its propaganda to mask the original source. Many of these transmission belts are subtle. Peter B. Walker of the McKinsey & Company management consulting firm, may have set a new record for propaganda-laundering. Writing in the … Read more
by J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / April 29, 2020 – While accusing the US military again of causing and spreading the global pandemic, the Chinese government is getting tough on anyone who proposes an independent investigation into how it actually began. China, the regime says, is not an initiator of disinformation, … Read more
by J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / April 27, 2020 – China’s pandemic propaganda and disinformation are so extensive that we’re making our daily Wuhan Virus chronology project more usable by issuing updates at least twice a week as separate stories. This is the first of the series, covering April 23-25. Of course we’ll … Read more
Center Senior Analyst for Strategy, Dr. J Michael Waller appeared on Epoch Times’ American Thought Leaders to discuss the ongoing propaganda the Chinese Communist Party has been pushing throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Click here for an ongoing timeline documenting the CCP’s propaganda curated by Dr. Waller.
J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / March 31, 2020 – In a fine piece of reporting, the New York Times has published a detailed investigative report that spells out why the Chinese Communist Party – especially with Xi Jinping’s consolidation of control over it – is responsible for the global coronavirus pandemic. Steven Lee Myers’ … Read more
J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / March 19, 2020 – All official Chinese government information about the coronavirus is created, vetted, and coordinated through a Chinese Communist Party (CCP) entity called the Central Propaganda Department. The department is a rigid, top-down bureaucracy that issues and enforces the official party line. The Center … Read more