| David Miller |
|Founder of||Powerbase, Spinwatch|
|Member of||Working Group on Syria Propaganda and Media|
|Interests|| • “Social power”|
• “fake news”
Founder of Powerbase & Spinwatch and incisive reporter into the state of the world.
Not to be confused with the David Miller who was Finance Director of Aegis Defence Services.
Miller has written for The Guardian, including a 2015 article which began with the observation that "it’s becoming much harder for UK academics to discuss issues such as conflict and terrorism." He has also criticised Islamophobia. A 2006 articles "began by noting that "A succession of scandals in the US has revealed widespread government funding of PR agencies to produce "fake news". Actors take the place of journalists and the "news" is broadcast as if it were genuine."
From 2013-2016 he was RCUK Global Uncertainties Leadership Fellow leading a project on Understanding and explaining terrorism expertise in practice.
His publications include A Century Of Spin.
Documents by David Miller