Tagesschauen, online verfügbar ab Anfang 2000: http://www.srf.ch/play/tv/sendung/tagesschau?id=ff969c14-c5a7-44ab-ab72-14d4c9e427a9 … Continue reading
Fear is being used as a tool in order to convince people. It is not so much the fear of punishment but rather the fear of a loss of control.
The politics give you the emotions and then provide you with the context. (Kind of like when a child slips and looks up to see if the observer smiles or looks startled)
It is about either:
- Making emotional arguments to win the political discussion or
- Using rational data and outcomes in order to drive policy decisions
(some points I took out of a speech from Danny Choriki)
And a matching GIF:
A lithograph from between 1860 and 1869. On the left side an Irish Man and on the right a Chinese. Funny how nothing has changed in the politics of fear.
3/4 of a year before the great relocation of CA as well as a handful of other study programs we were able to walk around and have a look at the construction site. … Continue reading