PERSPECTIVES ON THE PANDEMIC XVII

2020: A PROPAGANDA MASTERPIECE, PART ONE


A Conversation with Mark Crispin Miller, Professor of Media Studies at New York University

June 10th, 2021 - Brooklyn, New York


Interviewed by John Kirby


Edited by Francis Karagodins


Researched by Evan Dominguez and Billy Miller


“Propaganda is the executive arm of the invisible government,” wrote Edward Bernays, the father of modern propaganda. In part one of Episode 17, Mark Crispin Miller, professor of Media Studies at New York University, discusses the propaganda onslaught that defined the year 2020, when what was dismissed one week is confirmed the next, and why questioning official narratives "necessarily means taking ‘conspiracy theory’ seriously."