Familiar western propaganda machine in full swing
We find it gobsmacking Putin would claim he is taking military action in Ukraine to protect Russia, but when Bush made the same claim about the invasion of Iraq, the vast majority of the U.S. population cheered him on.
Ottawa residents participate in a rally in support of Ukraine outside of City Hall on Feb. 27. Even though Canada is not directly involved in this conflict, the term used to describe Ukraine is ‘ally,’ and the Ukrainian side can simply do no wrong in the eyes of western media, writes Scott Taylor. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia