How Propaganda Works

Adrian Walsh reviews 'How Propaganda Works' by Jason Stanley

Adrian Walsh
29 March 2016

Jason Stanley argues in his new book that propaganda is more prevalent within liberal democracies – and is of far greater concern – than is typically assumed. Indeed, Stanley suggests that the very idea that propaganda only proliferates within authoritarian regimes, which have ministries set aside for its production, is a central tenet of the propaganda of the W ... More