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not decided yet what they agree with but pressure is what gets a person into supporting what theythink is correct. “If you see a lot of people online on your social media feed showing up for aprotest, you are also more likely to show up for a protest because you feel like this is what yournetwork is doing, and that can be really valuable,” Kretschmer explains.
Works CitedGranillo, Gabriel. “The Role of Social Media in Social Movements.”Portland Monthly, PortlandMonthly, 11 June 2020,vements.
Entry #9The article “Images of the Cold War” by Noam Chomsky discusses the different“defensive stance” that the Soviet Union and United States had against each other during theCold War and provides detail of each country’s propagandic depictions of one another. One ofthe Soviet Union’s defensive stands against the US is the belief that “Soviet propaganda depictsthe USSR as defending itself from “capitalist encirclement” led by the United States, which aimsto extend its global hedge money by incorporating the Soviet Union within these domains” (75).In other words, defending themselves against the chance of being controlled by the other verypowerful country. Ironically, that is the same reasoning the United States uses to defend theirown aggressive defense. However, Chomsky insinuates that the US has no reason for their fearand instead is only reacting out of paranoia caused by victimizingthemselves. To back up thisclaim Chomsky quotes scholar John Lewis Gaddis saying “American leaders consistentlyperceivedthemselves as responding to rather than initiating challenges to the existinginternational order” (76). They choose to see the USSR “as an “evil empire” that is “the focus ofevil in our time” (Ronald Reagan), a “monolithic and ruthless conspiracy” committed to worlddomination (John F Kennedy)” (75-76). This argument is further strengthened by his statementthat in comparison to the US, the USSR has legitimate, although misguided, reasons for theirstance. “The USSR is in fact surrounded by hostile forces, including major NATO bases on itsborders in Turkey, with the US missiles on alert status directed at the Soviet heartland. The UShas never faced any remotely comparable threat but can and does appeal to the takeover of theBaltic states and the imposition of Soviet rule over Eastern Europe as evidence of Sovietexpansion an aggressive intent”(76). Having said this, it is my belief that if one of the countriesis justified in claiming defense, it is the USSR.
Entry #10InTanfer Emin Tunc’s article, “Less Sugar, More Warships: Food as AmericanPropaganda in the First World War” Tunc makes the claims that in the set of war,“ food can bemanipulated for political purposes, and in this case outright war propaganda” (194). This is doneby having it become “intimately intertwined with consumption” which results in tellingAmericans what to buy, why and have it work. As proof of her claim, Tunc refers to the historyof American patriots wanting ‘French fries’ to bechanged to ‘Freedom fries’ as a response to

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