06. Juli 2022
In Allgemeine Diskussionen
But his relatives on C Level Contact List Russia, who live a thousand kilometers from the front lines, refuse to believe him. "There is no war. They only shoot at nationalists”, answers the voice of an old woman. The man gets angry. "How do you know? I'm here!” he yells. "We have a TV," he hears himself reply. It is no coincidence that the Russian government C Level Contact List forbids the use of the word “war”. It indicates a situation that cannot be perceived in a neutral way, unlike a "special military operation", which is perceived as the continuation of a complex government policy C Level Contact List and does not require a personal attitude towards it on the part of a citizen. The government's C Level Contact List propaganda grants people a kind of saving grace by allowing them not to accept reality. In a country where the collective memory is based on the victory over fascism in a bloody but fair defensive war, this is quite an effective mechanism. Accepting that Russia has committed military aggression against one of the people closest to it in historical and cultural terms is practically C Level Contact List impossible from a psychological point of view. It sabotages the basic perceptions that Russians have about justice, their fundamental values. Many people are not C Level Contact List strong enough for this. So they are doing their best to avoid seeing reality, repeating the propaganda clichés: there is no war. This psychological break explains the C Level Contact List obvious contradiction between everyday experience and the results of sociologists. Many people who think that war is morally and politically unacceptable may at the same time speak of support for the special operation” C Level Contact List of the Russian government not only out of fear but in the vain hope that the official version of events will turn out to be somehow miraculously true (at least in part).