Revealed: Obama’s Secret Propaganda War Using Hollywood, Academia, and the Media
Western Free Press ^ | 08/05/2015 | PoliticallyShort
Posted on 8/5/2015, 8:46:20 PM by PoliticallyShort
“The purpose of propaganda is not the personal instruction of the individual, but rather to attract public attention to certain things, the importance of which can be brought home to the masses only by this means.
Here the art of propaganda consists in putting a matter so clearly and forcibly before the minds of the people as to create a general conviction regarding the reality of a certain fact…it must appeal to the feelings of the public rather than to their reasoning power,” wrote Adolf Hitler in Mein Kampf.
Hitler continued, “The aim of propaganda is not to try to pass judgment on conflicting rights, giving each its due, but exclusively to emphasize the right which we are asserting. Propaganda must not investigate the truth objectively and, in so far as it is favorable to the other side, present it according to the theoretical rules of justice; yet it must present only that aspect of the truth which is favorable to its own side.” Propaganda under the Nazis was used in an unprecedented way to not only facilitate the rise of Hitler to power, but once in power it was used to mobilize mass support by maintaining a heightened level of enthusiasm and commitment for its ideological foundations.
Propaganda was so highly regarded under Hitler that following the Nazi seizure of power in 1933, Hitler established the Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda headed by master propagandist Joseph Goebbels. In Hitler’s 1933 decree concerning the duties of the Reich Minister of……….MORE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!