January 2016

Tampering of Democracy

Advocates of freedom know all to well how easily freedom can slip away. The existence of lies known as propaganda can destroy our freedom by motivating us to take actions that are counterproductive to our own freedom. Propaganda has always been a threat to freedom lurking in the background. Democracy is so easily tampered with through lies. The game of propaganda has been played by nation states since the beginning of civilization. The 20th Century was highlighted by the propaganda wars of the United States and Soviet Union. The white propaganda of the United States. The black propaganda of the Soviet Union. Now written into history as urban legends. However, as of the 21st Century the game has changed. New players are on the field as promoters of oppression in the name of self-interest. Read Moreā€¦