Disinfo: Despite emerging German imperialism, Germans remain subordinated to American culture

Summary
Germans are subordinated to American culture. And this is despite the fact that German imperialism is being revived within the EU in a mild form.
Disproof

This message contains ungrounded claim about a rising German imperialism, combined with a lost sovereignty narrative frequently promoted by pro-Kremlin disinformation sources.

Imperialism is policy or ideology of extending a nation's rule over foreign nations, often by military force or by gaining political and economic control of other areas. The allegation about a present-day revival of German imperialism is ungrounded.

See earlier disinformation cases alleging that many European countries are under a new form of colonialism, Europe is occupied by the US and has limited sovereignty.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue151
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 19/05/2019
  • Language/target audience: Belarusian
  • Country: US, Germany
  • Keywords: EU, Imperialism/colonialism, Conspiracy

Disclaimer

Cases in the EUvsDisinfo database focus on messages in the international information space that are identified as providing a partial, distorted, or false depiction of reality and spread key pro-Kremlin messages. This does not necessarily imply, however, that a given outlet is linked to the Kremlin or editorially pro-Kremlin, or that it has intentionally sought to disinform. EUvsDisinfo publications do not represent an official EU position, as the information and opinions expressed are based on media reporting and analysis of the East Stratcom Task Force.

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