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As the mainstream media continues to be obsessed with Anthony Weiner and his bizarre adventures on Twitter, much more serious events are happening around the world that are getting very little attention.
The Third Wave was an experiment to demonstrate that even democratic societies are not immune to the appeal of fascism . [ 1 ] [ 2 ] It was undertaken by history teacher Ron Jones with sophomore high school students attending his "Contemporary World" history class [ 1 ] as part of a study of Nazi Germany . [ 3 ] The experiment took place at Cubberley High School in Palo Alto , California , during the first week of April 1967.  Jones, unable to explain to his students how the German population could claim ignorance of the extermination of the Jewish people , decided to show them instead. [ 3 ] Jones started a movement called "The Third Wave" and told his students that the movement aimed to eliminate democracy. [ 1 ] The idea that democracy emphasizes individuality was considered as a drawback of democracy, and Jones emphasized this main point of the movement in its motto: "Strength through discipline, strength through community, strength through action, strength through pride." [ 1 ]
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Edward Louis Bernays (November 22, 1891 – March 9, 1995) was an Austrian-American pioneer in the field of public relations and propaganda , referred to in his obituary as "the father of public relations". [ 1 ] He combined the ideas of Gustave Le Bon and Wilfred Trotter on crowd psychology with the psychoanalytical ideas of his uncle, Sigmund Freud .
Yesterday, the ACLU filed a lawsuit after the State Department failed to respond to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request seeking the declassification of 23 State Department cables disclosed by WikiLeaks and widely disseminated online and in the press.
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