Piers Gregory Robinson (born September 1970) is a British academic and co-director of the Organisation for Propaganda Studies. He is also one of the founders of the Working Group on Syria, Propaganda and Media whose declared aim is to examine various accounts of the conflict in Syria.
He was Lecturer in Political Communication at Liverpool University from 1999 to 2005 and Senior Lecturer in International Politics at Manchester University from 2005 to 2011. Subsequently, he was Chair in Politics, Society and Political Journalism at Sheffield University. [dead link]
Robinson has said that he believes significant aspects of the official narrative concerning the 9/11 terror attacks are likely to be incorrect. He has said that he has not seen persuasive evidence to implicate the Russian government in the poisoning of Sergei Skripal. He often appears on Russia-backed channels such as RT and Sputnik News.
- "Organisation for Propaganda Studies". Propagandastudies.ac.uk. Retrieved 2019-08-20.
- "About". Working Group on Syria, Propaganda and Media. Retrieved 8 June 2018.
- "Professor Piers Robinson". Department of Journalism Studies, University of Sheffield. 21 April 2018.
- Professor Piers Robinson Teaches Journalism At A Top UK University. He’s Also A 9/11 Truther
- Robinson, Piers (2005). The Policy - Media Intraction Model: Measuring Media Power During Humanitarian Crisis. Sage Publications.
- Robinson, Piers (2005). The CNN Effect: The Myth of News, Foreign Policy and Intervention. Routledge. ISBN 978-1-13-451314-7.
- Robinson, Piers; Goddard, Peter; Parry, Katy; Murray, Craig (2013). Pockets of resistance: British news media, war and theory in the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-1-84-779472-7.
- Robinson, Piers; Philip Seib; Romy Frohlich, eds. (2013). Routledge Handbook of Media, Conflict and Security. Routledge. ISBN 978-0-41-571291-0.
- Piers Robinson on Twitter
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