Propaganda: The Manufacture of Consent
TRANSCEND VIDEOS, 25 Sep 2023
Sep 2023 – A documentary about the father of modern propaganda and public relations – the man who coined the phrase “manufacture of consent” 60 years before Noam Chomsky popularized it: Edward Bernays, a nephew of Sigmund Freud.
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Tags: Edward Bernays, Manufacturing Consent, Noam Chomsky, Propaganda, Psychology, Sigmund Freud
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