Russia’s “Digital Iron Curtain”

Russia has begun enacted what many are calling a “digital iron curtain” by banning platforms like Facebook and Instagram. Shelly Palmer talks with Dan Bowens and Raegan Medgie about what’s happening and how Russian citizens are trying to circumvent it. Original Airdate: March 15, 2022.

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About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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