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Perfecting the Power of Political Propaganda (PART 1)
By | 09/20/2010 11:00AM | PROBLEMS

Big Lies, Little Lies, Rumors and Propaganda

“Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.” This quote, which explains a propaganda technique known as the “Big Lie,” is traced back to Adolf Hitler and is discussed in more detail in Mein Kampf (1925). When Hitler and the Nazis came to power in Germany in 1933 they immediately established the Reich Ministry of Propaganda. Its purpose was […]


“Propaganda is to a democracy
what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.”
-Noam Chomsky

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Who Can We Trust in Washington?
By | 09/13/2010 11:05AM | PROBLEMS

The only thing we can depend on in Washington is a constant stream of partisan propaganda.

With all of the problems we have in Washington there is one that stands out, in my view, as being extremely problematic: a total lack of trust. I just don’t believe that we can trust anyone in Washington anymore. As much as I admire our Founders and as much as I stand in awe of […]


“Politics is the shadow cast on society by big business…business for private profit through private control of banking, land, industry, reinforced by command of the press, press agents and other means of publicity and propaganda.” -John Dewey

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