Andrew Potter: The Everything War | The Line

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Published: 17Mar2022

March 16, 2022 | Professor Andrew Potter breaks down the strange ways media is influencing and documenting the Russia-Ukraine conflict, from the livestreaming of an assault on the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant; the hacking of Russian television by the Anonymous collective, which replaced the scheduled programming with pro-Ukrainian content; the White House briefing to Tik-Tok and YouTube influencers; and the the world’s richest man, Elon Musk, using his Twitter account to challenge Vladimir Putin to a duel.

"Welcome to the Everything War, where everything is a front line, everyone’s a potential combatant, and nothing is as it seems."

Read his piece here.

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