Tag: propaganda

Nazi victims of communism II

In today’s Bulgaria there are at least two national monuments to “victims of communism” as well as a memorial website. In addition, there is an official Day of Homage and Gratitude to the Victims of the Communist Regime. It turns out that many of these victims were Nazi […]

You can’t know the truth unless you care

As I work on my book about the anticommunist black legend, I have become more and more aware of the world of lies we live within. We are like fish swimming in water and not even knowing it. Almost everything we know about the world — and almost […]

Left Anticommunism as Self-Mutilation

The left today is as anticommunist as the right, maybe even more so. This may be surprising. After all, the left, by definition, is the political movement to overthrow class society — and thus capitalism — and establish a world based on equality. One would think that communism […]

Capitalism as a Totalitarian System

In an interesting article entitled “Popular Culture as a Weapon of Mass Distortion” the author points out: Although the term “propaganda” is often associated with so-called “undemocratic totalitarian systems”  … the extent of propaganda in the so-called “civilized and free democratic world” has actually reached an exponent much […]

Communist Underwear vs Capitalist Butt Floss

While writing my book on the anticommunist black legend, I have been collecting examples of “everyday anticommunism.” These are the commonplace references to communism that pop up everywhere, all the time, even in discussions that have nothing to do with communism. The power of everyday commonplaces is that […]

A People’s History of Communism?

Following the huge success of Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States, a great many other “people’s histories” have appeared. A brief search of Amazon shows titles such as these: A People’s History of the World A People’s History of Modern Europe A People’s History of […]

Trump, the Deep State, and the Terminator

I really hate to write anything about Trump because I am sick and tired of the whole issue. But it’s so important it can’t be avoided. What is happening now is that the “deep state” is more or less attempting to overthrow, or at least neutralize, a new […]