Propaganda Techniques

Hear here how an ex-KGB spy unveils the techniques and the way of thinking in his old office. It’s utterly honest and ruthless. Down to the timelines these people have charted ways to influence populations with minimal effort. And all done so that it slips below the radar for all but the most attentive observers. It is a scary thought, because it’s quite obvious such techniques have only had more widespread application instead of less (marketing springs to mind, albeit with much less sinister goals). Straight from the horse’s mouth:

For those that prefer to read, and to have these techniques fine-tuned to modern day influence, the Aspen Institute has made a convenient list.