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More from the White House

Posted by Patricia Leach, Friday, February 22, 2002

With regard to the item on US propoganda, I was particularly suprised by the linguisitic use of the terms 'black / blacker than black'campaigns and 'white / whiter than white', quoted as current, acceptable US governmental terminology. The question is surely not whether propaganda is a tool used by regimes on all sides, or if it is preferable to live in the West, but what is the mighty American machine up to now, and are we aware of it?

Readers may like to look at the following page, for a more light-hearted and very tongue-in-cheek view of current US political developments:

  • http://www.whitehouse.org/index.asp