WHY MARCHING IS NOT ENOUGH

In mind war, heads are for thinking, not for hats.

WHAT HAPPENS IN THE STREETS IS NOT WHAT HAPPENS IN THE MINDS

*2018 UPDATE

*Update, 2018. Tweet describes an Anti-Trump March.

2017

Truth and lies blur in a totalitarian state where the government controls press. Once the independent press is suppressed, the audience has no access to facts.
Left: distorted number of TV rankings. Right: Nielsen report table that very few of 101,262 people who liked the tweet would check.

Brains win mind wars. Not arms. Not feet.

WHAT IS GOING ON?

MIND WAR: WHAT IS IT?

“Political technologists” (a profession that does not exist in the US) develop sophisticated techniques based on psychology, history and cultural and linguistics studies. I had a misfortune of studying “special propaganda” at the university previously attended by Putin, Medvedev and Sechin. I feel that it is my duty to explain the basics of political technology in a country where it does not exist. Below are just a few examples.

WHY ARE THEY DOING IT?

WHAT EXACTLY ARE THEY DOING?

Left: A Russian Trump supporter in Moscow, in front of the US Embassy. Right: Larry King interviews Trump on RT.
Brighton Beach for Trump.
Michael Flynn and Putin at RT dinner. Alex Jones on RT. Putin and Depardieu.
Left: Mickey Rourke wearing a t-shirt with Putin in military uniform, in Moscow. Right: Putin with Sharon Stone, Paul Anka, Goldie Hawn and more.
France’s far-right, openly pro-Russian Marie La Pen party is funded by the Kremlin. Left: “Marie La Pen: Putin’s policy — a role model for France!” Right: RT (Russia Today) interviewing La Pen.
La Rouche recruiters in front of the Russian Orthodox church in San Francisco, January 2017. The movement is supported by the Kremlin.
“A well-known American economist, a leading scholar” Lyndon LaRouche is presented as a martyr, hero and a victim of the US injustice. on the main channel of Russian TV (logo in the top right).

WHAT CAN WE DO? HOW DO WE FIGHT BACK?

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store