David Ferrell

David Ferrell

David Ferrell is a student of Arts and Law at the Australian National University.

David Ferrell reviews 'Facts and Other Lies: Welcome to the disinformation age' by Ed Coper

May 2022, no. 442 24 April 2022
David Ferrell reviews 'Facts and Other Lies: Welcome to the disinformation age' by Ed Coper
On 9 March 2022, Russian forces at war in Ukraine bombed a maternity hospital in the city of Mariupol, killing three and injuring seventeen. In a confused response to international condemnation, Russia denied responsibility, designating these denunciations ‘information terrorism’ and ‘fake news’.  Russia does not accept that its military incursion into Ukraine is a war. The West, acc ... (read more)