*Gleichshaltung* is about drowning out any other voices except those which promote the party and its goals for the state.
Picking cotton, like gathering grapes, is back-breaking work. One could call cotton pickers slave labourers anywhere in the world.
During the Syrian Civil War and the Trump presidency, it became very clear that the western mainstream media works with the spooks to shape and mould opinion, and manufacture consent.
When asked about the algorithm Mark Zuck’s response was “amateurs”.
Talked to someone in North America this week: “Heard your friend Putin just poisoned another opposition politician.” Porton Down and the Skripals were part of a long game: events like this are is how you condition a population to respond like Pavlov’s dogs.