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From the Toronto Sun: The Canadian military admits to doing what every other government in the world has been doing without admitting it.
Canadian military leaders saw the pandemic as a unique opportunity to test out propaganda techniques on an unsuspecting public, a newly released Canadian Forces report concludes.
… The plan devised by the Canadian Joint Operations Command, also known as CJOC, relied on propaganda techniques similar to those employed during the Afghanistan war. The campaign called for “shaping” and “exploiting” information. CJOC claimed the information operations scheme was needed to head off civil disobedience by Canadians during the coronavirus pandemic and to bolster government messages about the pandemic.
The use of propaganda to shape public opinion around the preferred narrative of the ruling party has been obvious to anyone paying attention. The media invariably refer to the protest at the Capitol as an “insurrection.” Opposition to teaching racially divisive critical race theory is reported as “Republicans want to make it illegal to teach about slavery.” And the Biden administration and its media allies have gone full throttle with the absolutely false “Border Agents Horse-Whipped Haitians at the Border” narrative.
“Operation Mockingbird” may or may not have existed as a CIA Black Op, but the deliberate manipulation of public opinion by administration and bureaucratic operatives through selective language, selective emphasis, and suppression of information harmful to the ruling party — and more and more often outright falsehoods — is a standard operating procedure.Published in