Published on Mar 1, 2018
Now openly admitted, governments and militaries around the world employ armies
of keyboard warriors to spread propaganda and disrupt their online opposition.
Their goal? To shape public discourse around global events in a way favourable
to their standing military and geopolitical objectives. Their method?
The Weaponization of Social Media. This is The Corbett Report.

 

 

The dark side of social media: The Pentagon loves Facebook

Walk down the street these days and you’ll see half the people you encounter have their nose buried in their smart phones.

It’s not an accident.

It’s planned and encouraged – and it’s not for your benefit.

We helped break this story TEN years ago, and it’s only just reaching public consciousness now.

Long before social media, the US Army Corps of Engineers had their employees posing as “average citizens” parroting their press releases – as the bodies of people killed by the Corp’s ineptitude and corruption were still floating in the flooded streets of New Orleans.

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