Rule of the “isms” and their respective symbols.
· Socialism – Handshake
· Nazism – Swastika
· Facism - Fasci
· Communism -Hammer and Sickle
Fear, Greed, and indifference: A recipe for manipulation, makes this 'isms' possible.
When corruption has no name and no face, it is overlooked.
Small groups of ‘energetic,’ motivated people make a difference in the direction of major social forces – it’s the only thing that ever has.
Where the audience is an active participant in it’s own deception and manipulation there are expectations of that a charismatic presence will lead them out of their troubles. What they get is a loss of control over its own destiny.
The most effective rhetoric is simple, passionate, and repetitive. It works equally well through mass appeal or one on one: Mesmer perfected the technique so well a movement was named after him.
Police Power, State Terrorism:
A police state produces mass fear and the fear is open, the tactics are open with demonstrations of force and power, as in Waco, Texas and Ruby Ridge, Idaho under the Clington Administration. The employment of such operatiosnagainst civilians produce an undercurrent of emotion that moves from observation to fear to terror in the mind which personalizes the connection, creating an overpowering sense of dread. This is internalized by the masses and the individual.
The Media: The Main Stream Media is produced for the masses but consumed by individuals. It is the main source of instruction to the masses on what to believe, how to act, and what to consume including the consumption of information.