Corruption, military style uniforms, trucks of cash, a bear and the feeling of fear and despair in the eyes of expats such as Peter Lavelle and Anissa Naouai locked in a dungeon and living on a Happy Meal.
Humanity has lost its battle for privacy and must now learn to live in a world where mass surveillance is becoming cheaper for governments to implement, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said during a panel dedicated to RT’s 10th anniversary.
On the 10th anniversary of RT's founding, our regular Op-Edge contributors forwarded their opinions as to how RT has transformed the field of journalism, creating new avenues of thought and deliberation where before there was just one.
For its 10th on-air and online anniversary, RT has brought together leading experts to discuss shifting powers in today’s world. The event moved forward with a gala celebration attended by Vladimir Putin and former Soviet President Gorbachev, among others.
RT is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and in honor of the occasion we’ve put together a timeline documenting the channel’s biggest events and how we have covered stories from our first broadcast up to the present day.