The Propaganda of Climate Change

Propaganda is the mass dissemination of lies; it is a weapon much used by dictators and politicians wishing to achieve or retain power and mastery over their fellow human beings. Every nation has a different style of propaganda; one nation’s propaganda may seem crass to another. A campaign to persuade people that a particular thing is good or bad is no different from any other propaganda campaign; people may be moved by catchy slogans and they may behave in ways that the slogans dictate, but eventually the slogans lose their effectiveness. Continue reading