We continue our series on the 10 wealth building principles by discussing #8: Decrypt Propaganda
Treat all news and information as propaganda. Everyone is trying to sell you something…business, government, acquaintances, they all want something from you. Learn to see through the lies and misinformation. They’re messaging to you, trying to spin reality and manipulate the truth to favor and promote their agenda…don’t be fooled.
The Soviet Union created Potemkin Villages to disguise the horrors of communism. These “villages” were just a facade, a fake town, a showplace. The gullible Western intelligentsia that were deceived became known as “useful idiots”.
Learn to identify Potemkin Villages. As in navigation, use triangulation to determine the truth.
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