US Restarts WW2-Era Global Propaganda Campaign

Propaganda Featuring Trotsky Replacing St. George, Slaying a Dragon

Propaganda Featuring Trotsky Replacing St. George, Slaying a Dragon

The Smith-Mundt Act of 1948, which prohibited US groups from influencing public opinion, was effectively nullified by a section of the 2013 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/us-government-funded-domestic-propaganda-135410336.html

During WW II, the US taxpayer-funded organization Voice of America (VoA) promoted favorable aspects of American society to a global audience.  This organization is authorized to restart transmissions under NDAA.

 

 

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