Originally Posted by C.Eaton
there was an interesting piece on the radio today where it was suggested that the new way for governments to keep power and therefore order is through active disinformation, where the population ends up so confused and disorientated that they just keep with the regime in power.
Apparently Putin has used it to great effect in Russia and it would seem that other governments have observed and learned.
There are so many facets to the AT debacle that no one really knows exactly what is going on so it then stands to reason that you can't fight what is smoke and mirrors.
Nonlinear information, it was first used by beat poets and avant artist, dadaist etc, to great effect. You're not sure who you heard it from but you've heard it. They used tape recordings in public areas to spread rumours and you're right, we've not got many facts to point at