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Opinion Polls analysis.Tin foil hat territory?

On 30 Apr 2017 at 11:23am Poll Dancer. wrote:
Tin foil hat territory, or is this jaded view of opinion polls fundamentally true?
Political polls and propaganda: the writing on the wall.

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On 30 Apr 2017 at 12:20pm Cifford wrote:
I think it's true, though there doesn't have to be completely conscious manipulation. As the education system, the media, workplace discipline, all aim at the defence of the capitalist system, hierarchy and authority, these things internalised and seen as 'normal'. Witness the number of otherwise reasonable people who parrot 'strong leader, strong leader' as if the understanding that democracy means rule of the people has been removed from their minds.
On 8 Dec 2017 at 10:31pm Sue Jones wrote:
Try this one. It's got hyperlinks on with reasonable evidence and sources attached. That's why it isn't 'tin foil territory'.
Besides that, she speaks at psychology conferences and engages in debate with behavioural economists and the likes of Adam Perkins. She's not known to be a conspiricy theorist.

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