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"How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Chomsky)

QUOTE FROM PROGRAM NOTES: "In the 1920's Edward Bernays was the first person to take Freud's ideas and use them to manipulate the masses. He showed American corporations how they could make people want things they didn't need by systematically linking mass-produced goods to their unconscious desires. Bernays was one of the main architects of the modern techniques of mass-consumer persuasion, using every trick in the book, from celebrity endorsement and outrageous PR stunts, to eroticising the motorcar.


But Bernays was convinced that this was more than just a way of selling consumer goods. It was a new political idea of how to control the masses. By satisfying the inner irrational desires that his uncle had identified, people could be made happy and thus docile"


Creator, Adam Curtis, made this BBC series available for download in various formats at Internet Archive here:
https://archive.org/details/manufacturing_consent

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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

I'm downloading this series now and will comment after I've watched...
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" (E. Bernays/N. Chomsky

The link is to a discussion on "Thought Control In A Modern Society"
exploring "Necessary Illusions" with Professor Noam Chomsky (MIT Department of Linguists) who questions: "What is better? The Big Stick or The Big Lie?" http://video.google.com/videoplay?do...82395226827730


The classic Canadian documentary “Manufacturing Consent” is based on the Noam Chomsky/Edward Herman book by the same name which explores the propaganda model of the media.

http://planetchomsky.com/ includes link to 'radio chomsky' broadcasting 24/7 online for anyone interested
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

The purpose of modern psychology is control. Governments use it. Corporations use it. Control the customers; control the employees. I work for a large company and am hammered by this atrocious rubbish all the time. When the Italians took over I actually had to go to pycho-propaganda classes for a time.

Last I heard American universities graduate more psychology majors than any other subject. And then some of them take up astrology and write books that appear to be just about more manipulation and control. Some of these post modern astrology books I bought (and wish I had my money back) seem to be just trying explain how to control the client rather than doing any real astrology.
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

Controlling people isn't new. People have been controlling each other since the days of slavery.
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

Since the days of slavery? When did those end?
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

Its interesting to be made aware of it though, as alot of people do sleepwalk and buy into all this rubbish that they constantly feed to us. Media, newspapers, magazines, everywhere there is insidious ideas being conveyed to us in order for us to do what they wish, usually to buy their products or to buy into their ideas.
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

I'm not against or picking on the U.S., it must be noticed that i come from London, that in the past have sucked other regions dry of resources, there are always two sides or duality!

With this in mind, i bring John Pilger to this thread, however i follow Hermetic secret alignments...be careful how you respond, i can bite but not intentionally, never feel you are foolish, i'm not all together about what i show, it is highly complicated with history and hermetic beliefs!

John Pilger isn't an Idiot, link below:-
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pilger

The documentary below is long, make sure you have a comfy seat!

http://video.google.co.uk/videoplay?...00579629840148

Please say if it is blocked in your part of the world, it does happen!
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

This series was very informative. Thanks for sharing with us, JupiterAsc. It confirms a lot of ideas I've thrown around on threads here. People don't acknowledge such things, but that doesn't mean they aren't effected by them.
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I'm not against or picking on the U.S., it must be noticed that i come from London, that in the past have sucked other regions dry of resources, there are always two sides or duality!

With this in mind, i bring John Pilger to this thread, however i follow Hermetic secret alignments...be careful how you respond, i can bite but not intentionally, never feel you are foolish, i'm not all together about what i show, it is highly complicated with history and hermetic beliefs!

John Pilger isn't an Idiot, link below:-
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pilger

The documentary below is long, make sure you have a comfy seat!

http://video.google.co.uk/videoplay?...00579629840148

Please say if it is blocked in your part of the world, it does happen!
Good documentary Monk, I watched it quite some time ago, but well worth revisiting! News of Hugo Chavez at this link http://www.therightperspective.org/2...g-from-cancer/
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

Hi JupiterAsc,

As both video's mention war and invasions, i thought i would show hermetic alignments for "The Invasion of Panama, always marked at sunrise sunset or midnight with parans to Alnilam or Sirius.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_...sion_of_Panama

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Panama_Deception

Location around Panama City on 20th December 1989.

Marked by ancient Greek day marker, sunset of previous day, Sun setting in West, Alnilam, Belt of Orion rising in the East, and at midnight day marker (20th December) while Alnilam was culminating over Panama City, graphs on link below:-

http://2012forum.com/forum/download/...4054&mode=view
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Re: "How To Control The Masses" & "The Manufacture of Consent" - (E. Bernays/N. Choms

It seems to me that we are controlling each others thoughts more or less. I can only speak for my own experiences. We think that all thoughts that come into our mind are our own, but maybe they are not? But there is a difference between psychological mind control and the more "paranormal" telepathic mind control. It depends on what you believe in...

Humans, like many other animals, live in groups. And there is some kind of "group consciousness", think its quite scary. Its hard for us to stand out and go our own way, and we are easily pressured by the group into doing things we dont want to do. Peer pressure... Trust in authority, there was some experiment with electric shock and a teacher and student, people doing cruel things against their will.

Like if a person is killed on the street in the middle of the day with many witnesses, it is likely that nobody else will do anything than if you were few people there when it happened. Group psychology just makes me think about the animals we really are

Its easy to say that the torture in the middle east revolution is just silly and would never happen where you live.... You never know with humans really!
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Hi JupiterAsc,

As both video's mention war and invasions, i thought i would show hermetic alignments for "The Invasion of Panama, always marked at sunrise sunset or midnight with parans to Alnilam or Sirius.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_...sion_of_Panama

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Panama_Deception

Location around Panama City on 20th December 1989.

Marked by ancient Greek day marker, sunset of previous day, Sun setting in West, Alnilam, Belt of Orion rising in the East, and at midnight day marker (20th December) while Alnilam was culminating over Panama City, graphs on link below:-

http://2012forum.com/forum/download/...4054&mode=view
Thank you for that very interesting information Monk - it is striking that Alnilam, Belt of Orion features strongly

one wonders as to the significations of Alnilam and the connection to war and invasions in general
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