by Edward Steen, Vienna, March 15, 2022
If the Ukraine horror story is also being fought in the media, and pseudo-media, this action was something like a direct hit for Putin and his tightly-controlled media. Somehow, against all the odds, and the nastiness that she will surely have to endure, a marvellous woman managed to disrupt the main Russian tv “news”, and delivered her protest straight to camera.
♦ MSNBC 15/03/22 The tv protest. Does it matter? What happens to Marina?
♦ MSNB 15/03/22 Former Zelensky adviser live interview – sounds of war in Kyiv getting closer. Fox News correspondent killed.
♦ But: MSNBC again – Fox’s Tucker Carlson promotion of Putin now on Russia Today/ RT loop
♦ Ticker News 15/03/22 Where is Marina Ovsyannikova?
♦ Washington Post 15/03/22 “They are lying to you” Russian tv sensation
♦ Zelensky in exclusive Vice News interview 15/03/22 Predicts Putin Will Negotiate: ‘I Think He Sees That We Are Strong’