stance derived from a host of distinctly regional values, perspectives, and interests," writes Fry (3).
(5) America's Office of War Information exercised a great deal of control over scripts during World War II, resulting in prowar
propaganda films that came to characterize the combat genre.
Tragically, his pleas and counsel for genuine neutrality and peaceful relations were repeatedly overridden by the prowar
, Anglophile globalists in Wilson's inner circle, as exemplified most especially by Colonel Edward Mandell House; Wall Street insiders Bernard Baruch, Henry Morgenthau, Robert Lansing (who would replace Bryan as secretary of state); and Walter Hines Page (the U.S.
propaganda in such contexts will speak readily to those members of the population who perceive, perhaps mistakenly, that their (at least short-term) interest is directly served or who have been co-opted through long exposure to and immersion in flawed ideologies into trusting that the U.S.
The metaphor of force in prowar
discourse: The case of 1812.
The high modernist form of Meet Me on the Barricades satirizes prowar
politics as overcompensation for sexual inadequacy, representing characters' declining physicality as a symptom of their vacant political convictions.
I'm not propeace or prowar
. I just want people to think.
"Reuben James," part of their inheritance from the Weavers, is an altogether stranger case: a "folk" song with perhaps the most problematic provenance possible, it is actually a prowar
song written by American Communists after the Germans invaded the Soviet Union in 1941.
But as Patrick Hagopian states 'the Vietnam War did not divide the nation into opposed prowar
and antiwar groups.
Unlike Adams, who was similarly pressured by prowar
forces within his party, Madison chose to lead his party into battle.
Taylor traces Detroit's path from drowsy to divisive with the tussle between antiwar and prowar
factions, including the effects of the economic fallout from the Civil War itself.
But the image of a prowar
worker in a hardhat punching a privileged protester is enshrined in our cultural memory.