Where finance and media intersect with reality


Media matters: The weaponisation of ambiguity

We all know the Ukrainians are winning the infowar, and we also know they haven’t always been honest about their claims. But I don’t think everyone is necessarily familiar with the mechanics and techniques they are using. Or the role we, as consumers of news and social media, play in the propaganda strategy. Or, for […]

Empire Watch: Beware the Ides of March

ROME, ITALY (The Blind Spot) – Gaius Julius Caesar, winner of the Civic Crown, conqueror of Gaul, and dictator perpetuo, was fatally stabbed on Tuesday 23 times at the Theatre of Pompey. He was 55 years old. A group of senators identifying as freedom fighters and led by Marcus Junius Brutus have claimed responsibility for […]