We’re fighting back against corporate propaganda.

For over a century, corporations have bought major political outcomes through the shrewd use of propaganda.

Anthem Labs is using similar methods to give power back to the people.

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Buying Democracy

Since the birth of the public relations industry in the early 20th century, corporations have controlled public opinion.

Anthem Labs is fighting fire with fire.

Combining PR-industry techniques with agile, software-focused methods, Anthem Labs is waging war against corporate propaganda.

Pursuing long-term goals

Instead of spending massive sums of money on short-term electoral goals, Corporations fund long-term, year-round PR campaigns designed to permanently change public attitudes. Along these lines, Anthem Labs seeks to…

  • Frame the debate

  • Move the Overton window

  • Highlight important research

Empathizing with our audience

Although progressive publications have been covering corporate propaganda for years, this finger-wagging, self-righteous approach doesn’t have much of an effect of public opinion. To really change minds, we…

  • Appeal to our audience’s moral framework (not ours)

  • Use appropriate distribution channels

  • Produce entertaining, shareable, and memorable content

Executing with agility

Propaganda is an arms race—techniques that work are copied until the public learns to ignore them. To succeed in this rapidly-changing landscape, Anthem Labs will…

  • Experiment often

  • Measure outcomes precisely

  • Leverage technology to expand reach and keep costs down

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