We Make Threats Not Promises
(actual US military badge)
"If information is, by nature,
completely honest, unadorned, and
clear, then propaganda, we know,
is falsehood, desire for
power, Machiavellianism, crooked in intent. All propaganda must be
eliminated if the public is to be truly educated. Wherever there
is propaganda, information, if it is to survive, must utilize the same weapons.
It must engage in a struggle against the inaccuracy of the facts proclaimed by
propaganda. Any kind of
propaganda, therefore, forces the informant to engage in counterpropaganda. " - Jacques Ellul
"See, in my line of work you got to keep
repeating things over and over and
over again for the truth to sink in, to
kind of catapult the propaganda."
George Walker Bush, Greece,
N.Y., May 24, 2005
made it possible to induce and disrupt the
cognitive functioning of
Your thoughts may not be your own, but rather
ones that have been implanted by exceedingly successful engineering through
scientifically validated propaganda
An American is exposed to more than 3000 messages
The Roman Catholic Church of the Counter Reformation coined
with the word propaganda for mental
"Propaganda is most effective when it is least
noticeable. What the American people don't
know is that American propaganda is hidden. In a closed society, propaganda is
obvious and reluctantly tolerated for
fear of the negative
consequences. In an open society, such as in America, the hidden and
integrated characteristics of propaganda con-vinces people that they are not
being manipulated. This is why the concept of propaganda in America is so
problematic and painted in a strictly negative light. Propaganda is supposed to
be something that Adolf Hitler mastered and that
his film maker Leni Riefenstahl made into a perverse art form. It is not
supposed to be part of an open society.
What could be more
propagandistic than George Walker Bush's message that Americans are do-gooders
in a global battle against evil?" -
deal of time, effort, and wealth is spent to guide American popular opinion in
a predefined direction down particular avenues to the 'correct'
Euphemisms such as
misinformation, disinformation, image consulting,
relations, damage control,
and the art of spin have taken the place of the word propaganda in the English
Hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent researching
how best to manipulate the
opinions of the American
people over decades while hundreds of billions have been spent
on advertising agencies,
firms and political
consultants to influence
Taxpayer funds are used to pay
private contractors for dissemination of propaganda at nearly all levels of
An uninformed ignorant
populace is far easier to manipulate than
an informed, thinking
human brain processes
different sensory mediums in different
Written and spoken words are put through a symbol decoding
process as the human brain deciphers the sentence structure and words in order
to properly interpret the
In this process, both the
subconscious mind go
through an internal debate comparing and interpreting new
information with what is already known to be true.
But a graphic
image is instantly processes by the right brain as true and real bypassing the
internal debate entirely.
Information presented in a visual format or
a musical sound format has a
much greater impact on the subconscious than symbols as
processing circuits of the left brain have been put on hold.
long periods of time, recurring imagery has
a built up effect on the viewer which allows for the
manifest these images as
Perhaps the best
example is the American fear of terrorism implanted by the never ending stream
of death and misery seen on television and in the movies.
Television watchers claim
television is a means of relaxation.
This has been confirmed by
electroencephalograph (EEG) readings of
skin résistance and heart
rates of people watching television.
The attraction to moving
images is centered on the
orienting response is a part of all
mammals evolutionary heritage , biological sensitivity to movement and
potential predatory threats.
response reactions include dilation of the blood vessels to the brain, slowing
of the heart, constriction of blood vessels to major muscle groups.
The brain focuses on gathering more
information while the body relaxes.
Then in response to the
stressor, the body prepares for either "fight or
The body responds by releasing stored fuels (sugar and
fats) to provide quick energy; breathing rate increases to supply more oxygen
to the blood; muscle tension increases to prepare for action; blood clotting
mechanisms are activated to reduce bleeding from cuts; senses become more acute
(hearing becomes more sensitive, pupils dilate, smell becomes sharper); heart
rate and blood pressure rise to provide more blood to the muscles and the
Veil of Cognitive
Blindness falls and you
step out of the Dream into Reality.
This protective posture
helps you cope with potential dangers but it also totally shuts down logic
processing centers that are used to identify what is being seen.
may be directly implanted into the subconscious as reality - even though these
images portray a reality in which nothing could be farther from the
World War I dragging on in Europe
Baruch and Edward
Mandell House have Woodrow
Wilson enlist George Creel.
George Creel forms the
The Committee of Public
Information, the Creel Commission,
which primes and greases the US propaganda machine.
Bernays sythesizes the ideas of Gustave
Le Bon and Wilfred Trotter on crowd
psychology with the psychoanalytical ideas of his uncle,
Edward Louis Bernays felt
it was necessary to manipulate the public through propaganda to dampen down the
Bernays, author of Propaganda, is one of the first to attempt to
manipulate public opinion using the
psychology of the
"The conscious and intelligent
manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important
element in a democratic society.
Those who manipulate this unseen
mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is
the true ruling power of our country.
We are governed,
our minds are
molded, our tastes formed, our ideas suggested,
largely by men we
have never heard of.
This is a logical
result of the way in which our society is organized.
Vast numbers of human beings must
cooperate in this manner if they are to live together as a smoothly functioning
In almost every act of our daily lives, whether in the
sphere of politics
or business, in our social conduct
or our ethical thinking, we
are dominated by the relatively small
number of persons who understand the mental processes and
social patterns of the masses.
It is they who
pull the wires which control the public consciousness." - Edward
Walter Lippmann argued
propaganda was necessary to 'manufacture
consent' and that 'the common
interests elude public opinion entirely'.
To this end
Walter Lippmann suggested propaganda could
only be understood and managed by a 'specialized class of responsible men' who
are intelligent enough to figure out what was best for Americans.
Louis Bernays, the father of the
industry, and Walter Lippmann, the dean
of American journalists, a major foreign and domestic policy critic, and
an important theorist of
neoliberal democracy were drafted along with a group of cartoonists,
writers, editors, publishers.
Within a year
Bernays, Sigmund Freud's nephew, and Walter
Lippmann through the machinations of the Creel
Commission are able to turn a large number of Americans from a population
friendly to Germans into a fervent anti-German populace.
"Formerly no one was allowed
to think freely; now it is permitted, but no one is capable of it any more. Now
people want to think only what they are supposed to think, and this they
consider freedom." - Oswald Spengler
1927 Ivan Pavlov
studies instinctive response to any sudden or novel visual or auditory
1930 German television is conceived
primarily as a tool of propaganda rather than
a means of
Cinema television is used throughout the war for
1933 Joseph Goebbels,
Reich Minister for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, combines all
media dissemination vehicles - the
press, radio, film and
theater - into one institution he controls.
Joseph Goebbels considers
media "a piano in the hands of the government" on which the government could
Joseph Goebbels realizes monotony may set in so he developes a
theory that mass media should be "uniform in principle" but
"polyform in nuances."
Joseph Goebbels concepts are based on the
observations of Edward Bernays and
popularized tobacco smoking with
American women by hiring beautiful women to walk up and down Madison Avenue
while smoking cigarettes, giving women the idea that smoking is synonymous with
Bernays most infamous
project was the propaganda effort behind the
1954 CIA coup in Guatemala.
He framed it as a "liberation from communism"
when in fact it was to rekindle the decades-long dictatorship to protect the
interests of the United
Fruit Company who had hired him
to manage the media
campaign against the democratic socialist government of
"The 1960's witnessed a democratic upsurge of
democratic fervor in America."
Trilateral Commission, issues a report labeled 'The Governability of
Samuel Phillips Huntington, a political science
professor at Harvard University and a long time consultant to the
White House on the war in Vietnam, wrote there
was a huge growth of citizen participation 'in the forms of marches,
demonstrations, protest movements, and cause organizations,' 'markedly higher
levels of self-consciousness
on the part of blacks, Indians, Chicanos, white ethnic groups, students and
women', 'marked expansion of white-collar unionism,' and all this added up to
'a reassertion of
unalienable rights in social, economic and political life'.
essence of the democratic surge of the 1960's was a general challenge to
existing systems of authority, public and
private. In one form or another, this challenge manifested itself in the
family, the university, business, public and private associations, politics,
bureaucracy, and the military services. People no longer felt
the same obligation to obey those whom they had previously considered superior
to themselves in age, rank, status, expertise, character, or talents." -
At the forefront of
White House thinking is the
command and control of
the global marketplace through
information manipulation and control.
recorded music, theme parks, advertising and
news broadcasts offer
a Talmudwood perspective.
A Talmudwood program
structure has been exported to television stations all over the Earth,
resulting in a corporately
branded style which include shorter news segments, a de-emphasis on
government and politics, fewer talking heads, more graphic material, "warm and
fuzzy" stories and more corporate image burnishing.
"The president, to
win the election, needed the support of a broad coalition, however, the day
after his election, the size of his
majority is almost - if not entirely - irrelevant to his ability to govern the
country. What counts then is the president's ability to mobilize support
from the leaders of key
institutions. This coalition must include key individuals in Congress, the
executive branch, corporate media and the
corporate industrial sector." - Samuel Huntington
1986 Byron Reeves of
Stanford University, Esther Thorson of the University of Missouri and their
colleagues began to study whether the simple formal features of television -
cuts, edits, zooms, pans,
sudden noises - activate the biological orienting response, thereby keeping
attention on the screen.
By watching how
brain waves were affected
by cuts, edits, zooms,
pans, and sudden noises they concluded that stylistic tricks can indeed
trigger involuntary responses through the evolutionary significance of
Their findings explain the never ending action of
broadcast advertisements and why older people prefer peaceful drama over
Passivity and a lower
level of alertness correlate with televison veiwing.
television is turned off, the sense of relaxation dissipates quickly, but
passivity and lowered
alertness remain for a considerable time.
As relaxation occurs
quickly, people are conditioned to
associate viewing of television with a lack of tension.
Once the screen
is turned back on astral projection
begins and a hypnotic state is
once again entered into.
The association is positively reinforced
as viewers remain relaxed throughout viewing, and it is negatively reinforced
via the stress and
dysphoric rumination that
occurs once the television screen goes blank again.
Habit forming drugs work in a
A tranquilizer that
leaves the body rapidly is much more likely to cause dependence than one
that leaves the body slowly, precisely because the user is more
aware that the effects of the
drug are wearing off.
According to a report published in the Archives
of General Psychiatry in 2009 for each hour of television viewed per day male
teenagers had a statistically significant greater likelihood of developing
depression in young adulthood.
Tremendous power over all aspects of life
is bestowed upon those who control the broadcast airwaves.
now so image rich and content poor that it just serves to capture the eye,
manipulate emotions, and short-circuit reason. The propaganda and advertising
industries function increasingly like
industries . " - Nancy Snow
"Moving from one stimulus to
another, the mind develops a higher and higher tolerance to stimulation. So
the dosage must increase: video games that are more exciting, television is
faster-paced, dramatic. Movies and
have over the last few decades become increasingly fast-paced, the editing
faster, the scenes shorter, the special effects more dramatic." -
"Ripped from the
Talmudwood has skimmed
stories from headlines for decades and
television has followed
Millions of Americans watch
the evening news.
Even more watch the
The most popular programs are
fictionalized accounts of pseudo real
psychology, the effective use of propaganda, uses the theories, concepts
and methods of
psychology to study the impact of media on individuals, groups, and
Media psychology is
concerned with the social and psychological parameters of communications
between people that are
mediated by some
technology or conduit other than simply air.
The field of media
psychology is interested in delivering psychological treatments and
intervention strategies through print and electronic media to modify aspects of
This is done through the media of movies and television,
by use of music, camera angles,
editing, lighting, color and
image size, and all facets of sound and image production that
create impressions and facilitate our
immersion in the pseudo
field of media psychology has found the most effective means of
conditioning people is to embed the message to be conveyed into
the storylines of the fictionalized stories.
branded when the prescribed
message is able to bypass the conscious attention of the
political agendas can be subconsciously set and the manner in which reality is
understood can be easily revised.
Corporations spend thousands of
hours and millions of dollars devising ways to decieve the public,
the public spends has little time
to design counter strategies.
In order to adequately control a
target population an emotional response must be conditioned into the
subconscious of the target population - a manufactured desire the target
population is consciously unaware of.
Media literacy, knowing how
media affect us emotionally, cognitively, and behaviorally, and how to defend
against indoctrinating messages, is vital for an informed, free
"Propagandists have for a long while realized that
a lie is not good alone, that "truth pays," that propaganda must be based upon
facts." - Jacques EllulThere are three 'colors' of
'white'- truthfully attributed and non-attributed
'gray'- falsely attributed to a third party
'black' - nothing less than a
form of intellectual subversion
Propagandists prepare a three stage strategic
campaign - the propaganda techniques
they chose are "Desensitization,"
"Jamming," and "Conversion" to build moral
indoctrination reduces public sensitivity and
moral outrage by
inundating the public with a continuous flood of
repulsive images and ideas.
a very weary public to view
the issue under discussion with moral indifference or apathy rather than sharp
psychological terrorism used to silence dissenting opinion.
that display strong moral conviction are castigated as reactionaries.
Conversion is the manipulation of perception and belief through
allusion, insinuation and false association.
the individual to the 'correct' way of thinking.
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