Propaganda, PR and spin, managing public deception

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,290 Saturday 19 December 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, Nice to see that you’ve had to increase the number of your special advisers and spin doctors which cost us £11.1 million last year because if anyone needs them, you do. I am fascinated by the world of PR/spin/propaganda, […]

Elitist mind games and the public sell out

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,247 Monday 02 November 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, Many people who work in Public Relations (PR) are really just in the business of promoting companies, products, issues, basically advertising in a product/public friendly way, but the real dark arts are practised by spin doctors and propagandists whose […]

All lies and spin, this nation cannot afford another five years of Tories

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,062 Saturday 18 April 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, I have to say that the Leaders debate on Thursday looked quite refreshing without you there. Thank you for deciding not to bother attending. I notice you decided to go to Leeds instead, apparently saying you liked a good […]