Chris Hedges: Manufacturing Culture or Consent

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with Chris Hedges

Originally on RT America on Oct 13, 2018

The Chris Hedges YouTube Channel on Jul 6, 2022

Liza Featherstone in Divining Desire: Focus Groups & the Culture of Consultation shares with journalist Chris Hedges how advertising techniques developed by early Viennese intellectual elites were adapted and coopted by US elites to control politics, consumption and opinion.

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Noam Chomsky: Elections Are A Public Relations Operation

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with Noam Chomsky

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Noam Chomsky’s acceptance speech upon receiving the inaugural People Before Profits Award from the Center for Popular Economics on September 27, 2012. He discusses the dysfunctional election and media systems that contribute to the maintenance of a closed and rigged government advancing the agendas of corporations and the wealthy.

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