Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Political propaganda
1. Define: Propaganda.
2. Analyze the different types of political propaganda
3. Create your political propaganda.
A form of media influences or persuades a person to do
something….Josh Brown (2012).
An energetic statement presented
as a fact, although it is not
Dangerous because leads people
to believe that the candidate lied.
It encourages people to do
something because “everyone” is
It relies on putting two things
together visually so that the person
viewing the ad creates an
automatic association between the
Can be positive or negative.
An attack on a candidate that is meant to damage their reputation.
Name: __________________________________________________ Date: ___________________________________ Period: ____________
Political Propaganda Poster
Directions: Your task will be to create one political propaganda poster that is either positive or negative (30 Points).
You will have to use at least one of the following propaganda techniques in your poster.
IV. Name Calling
Ideas or sources that will help you create your poster’s message:
• Promote one of the following: Democratic Party, Republican Party, or your assigned Third Party
• Promote or criticize a certain party’s political views
• Promote or criticize a particular politician who will be running for election or re-election
Your poster must include at least:
______/5 pts.….……………One eye-catching, but appropriate, image.
______/ 10 pts.………..……Strong and direct word(s) that reveal the purpose of the poster and specific propaganda technique
______/ 15 pts.…………..…On the back of your poster, you must attach a sheet of composition paper with a paragraph written on
that explains the meaning/purpose of your poster and the propaganda technique used.