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This film explores the evolution of propaganda and public relations in the United States, with an emphasis on the "elitist theory of democracy" and the relationship between war, propaganda and class.
TBH it might have been less but was more than 70% of soldiers questioned or something.
Originally posted by calstorm
I am sure very few people here on ATS trust the media, but it looks interesting non the less. It appears to be a long video but I will watch it anyways. However I do have a hard time believing that 77% of our soldiers believed Saddam Hussein was responsible for 9/11. Maybe its the optimist in me but still...edit on 20-9-2011 by calstorm because: (no reason given)
There seems to be an aspect of the trance within which we are held that tells us we are not in a trance. And it seems to be an over-ridding command. I hope the term trance is understood as not something of a mystical nature, but a verifiable mental condition brought on by any number of stimuli.
Originally posted by Pimander
reply to post by TerryMcGuire
I see you are familiar. I am absolutely fascinated by this type of material. I love finding out how much of an idiot I have been in a twisted kind of way.
Seeing how easily manipulated so many people are is mind blowing as well as sad. One of the hardest things to do is explain to an individual that they are a victim of any form of mind control. You can show how a nation has been duped and people believe you. Tell a person and they usually get nasty - which is a sure sign that you're probably right.
edit on 20/9/11 by Pimander because: typo