on persuasion and fear

Bush era was wave of nationalist, authoritarian fear-mongering exploited, and also planned and executed in service of consolidating power, complete with scapegoating of whole host of minorities. ... The parallels to Bush-era authoritarian fear-mongering are actually..

We burst echo chambers with unpersonalized news.

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