Контроль государства за СМИ в современной России: причины, механизм и последствия распространения «постправды».
This article is devoted to an analysis of the formation and distribution of post-truth as a mechanism of media control in Russia. The dynamics of the formation in the country of “bad” institutes is traced, key among them being media. Similar institutes are met with in authoritarian regimes and work only for the benefit of the leader. The authors place emphasis on practical aspects of the functioning of hyperreality and post-truth which produce modern media. The tendency of increase in control of the power of the Internet through social networks and YouTube is separately noted. In the conclusion a number of measures is proposed to minimize similar processes.