In the second part of our two-part interview, we continue to delve into how China applies propaganda through various methods with Dr. Antonio Graceffo, a China expert with 20 years of experience in Asia, economics, and politics.
Soft or hard propaganda both require a degree of planning. This includes infiltrating different media platforms, such as entertainment, news, or social media. To control every aspect of society, the Chinese Communist Party uses propaganda in a multifaceted approach—transforming our definition of propaganda—using digital media, foreign journalists, and disinformation campaigns to stir up chaos in America. Even worse, it’s attempting to export its totalitarian model of government into the Western world.