What is propaganda?
Propaganda is a type of mass communication that aims to sway the public opinion or to influence people’s behaviour. There are many misconceptions about propaganda. Contrary to what many think, propaganda is not a nazi-German invention. And propaganda also isn’t bad by definition: some propaganda can have noble purposes!
The definition of propaganda
There are many definitions of the word propaganda. What do those definitions have in common? And why does propaganda have such a negative connotation? You’ll read all about it here.
Where does propaganda come from?
The word propaganda comes from Latin, but the Greeks were the real pioneers of propaganda. Discover this brief history of propaganda.