The US empire has a range of weapons to maintain its power: its police, its courts, and its military. But it also has effective ideological weapons.
Everyone in the United States knows that “socialist” or “communist” is considered a bad word.
How did things get that way?
In this 30-minute video,
its narrator Abby Martin (The Empire Files, teleSur) explores the history of anti-communism in America, and the heavy repression of an idea, repression that became the country’s unofficial religion.
Music by Fluorescent Grey: https://soundcloud.com/fluorescentgrey