Revealed: US spy operation that manipulates social media - Military’s ‘sock puppet’ software creates fake online identities to spread pro-American propaganda“The US military is developing software that will let it secretly manipulate social media sites by using fake online personas to influence internet conversations and spread pro-American propaganda.A Californian corporation has been awarded a contract with United States Central Command (Centcom), which oversees US armed operations in the Middle East and Central Asia, to develop what is described as an “online persona management service” that will allow one US serviceman or woman to control up to 10 separate identities based all over the world.”
All are one-dimensional created characters. None of us are ever so one-dimensional. For the sake of enthralling entertainment, they work in tandem playing the reader, the sucker.
Mechanics of the Crowd
Fear is a Mechanism of Control
Controlling our Minds with Propaganda
Chapter I: ORGANIZING CHAOS“The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in 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.”
“That propaganda easily seduces even those whom it most horrifies is a paradox that Bernays grasped completely; and it is one that we must try at last to understand, if we want to change the world that Edward Bernays, among others, made for us.” - Mark Crispin Miller, NYC 2004; Ig Publishing edition.
The Age of Confusion
- People will prefer to choose false ideas.
- Base [low minded] men who have gained a certain amount of learning (without having the virtues necessary for its use) will be esteemed as sages.
- Thieves will become kings, and kings will be the thieves.
- Rulers will confiscate property and use it badly. They will cease to protect the people.
What is Propaganda?
Who are these ‘geniuses’ that believe they have the right to manipulate our thinking?
Lippman and Bernays were brilliant at brainwashing.
Propaganda has Become a Profession
Contempt for Us…
Is That What ‘They’ are Afraid of?
The corporatist elite continues to get away with the lies and the contempt.