Do Words Kill?

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Adolf Hitler said, “Propaganda is a truly terrible weapon in the hands of an expert.” He should know. John Szabo, City Librarian, tells us, “Social media plays such a significant role in our lives today. It’s important that people of all ages learn to evaluate what they’re seeing in print, or in digital or visual forms.”Although the Third Reich ended long ago, many of Hitler’s propaganda tactics are used today by far-right groups in Europe, as well as by ISIS in the Middle East.

Don’t miss this free exhibit at LAPL until August 31. You can participate in a tour with a trained docent by contacting events@alapl.org, or browse on your own. Be a part of the online conversation using #StateofDeception.

 

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