Posts Tagged ‘propaganda’

Quote of the day, Jan. 18

January 18, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on education (1947)

“To save man from the morass of propaganda, in my opinion, is one of the chief aims of education. Education must enable one to sift and weigh evidence, to discern the true from the false, the real from the unreal, and the facts from the fiction.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 19

November 18, 2012

Dorothy Thompson, on war

“It is true that the techniques of war are constantly ‘improved’ as the genius of an age of invention is put in the service of the war machine. (more…)

Quote of the day, Oct. 28

October 28, 2012

“I.F. Stone, on revolution

“Every time we are confronted with a new revolution we take to the opium pipes of our own propaganda.”